Wild Mushroom Sauce Recipe for Steak
This recipe for steak with wild mushroom sauce was posted back in 1997 and one of the first recipes I posted on the this site. I’ve made a few changes but it still holds up. – RG
My wife and I spent Valentine’s Day 1997 with five good friends who flew in from both coasts. Living in Park City and being a holiday weekend, this was a perfect opportunity for our friends to visit and do a little skiing.
Cooking for seven may not be as romantic as I would like, but it sure can be a lot of fun.
My idea was to put together a meal that includes foods that are orgasmic. I thought we’d start with fresh figs stuffed with mascarpone and some brie cheese.
Being a bunch of meat eaters, I decided on sliced steak with a wild mushroom sauce served with mashed potatoes and steamed asparagus. And for a salad…organic mixed greens with a Dijon vinaigrette. Where’s the chocolate? How about a chocolate soufflé ?
The Secret Ingredient For Restaurant Quality Sauces
Here is my recipe for grilled steak with wild mushroom sauce. Click on my link to see how I like to make perfect mashed potatoes.
The recipe for wild mushroom sauce calls for demi-glace, one of the most important ingredients for making sauces. Demi Glace is difficult to prepare from scratch and can take hours and hours but is now available in commercial form.
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