Drawn Butter Sauce

Preparation info

  • Difficulty

    Easy

Appears in

The Boston Cooking-School Cook Book

By Fannie Merritt Farmer

Published 1896

  • About

Ingredients

  • cup butter.
  • 3 tablespoons flour.
  • cups hot water.
  • ½ teaspoon salt.
  • teaspoon pepper.

Method

Melt one-half the butter, add flour with seasonings, and pour on gradually hot water. Boil five minutes, and add remaining butter in small pieces. To be served with boiled or baked fish.