Peppercorn Sauce
steak with peppercorn sauce

Peppercorn Sauce

Last Updated on 11/01/2022 by richard

One of my favourite steak sauces – a creamy Peppercorn Sauce made with Jack Daniels, beef broth, cream and plenty of crushed peppercorns.

steak with peppercorn sauce

Peppercorn sauce

richard
A creamy Peppercorn Sauce made with Jack Daniels, beef broth, cream and plenty of crushed peppercorns.
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Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine British
Servings 2
Calories 423 kcal
How Difficult Easy
Suitable for Vegetarian Diet

Ingredients
  

  • 3 shallots finely diced
  • 2 tbsp black peppercorns coarsely ground
  • 60 ml Jack Daniels or other bourbon
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 1 tsp Dijon mustard
  • Worcester sauce
  • 200 ml single cream
  • beef stock concentrated
  • Olive oil
  • Butter

Instructions
 

  • Put a heavy bottomed pan on a medium heat. Add a splash of olive oil and a knob of butter.
  • Add the shallots and garlic and sautee until they start to turn light golden brown.
  • Add the peppercorns, splash of Worcester sauce and the mustard. Stir everything around and cook for 30 seconds.
  • Add the Jack Daniels, allow to heat up for a couple of seconds, then stand back and ignite the vapours with a match.
  • Allow the flames to die down on their own and burn off all the alcohol. It is very important to flambee the bourbon as the syrupy liquid thats left will thicken your sauce.
  • Add the cream and a splash of the liquid stock to taste, then mix everything through.
  • Let the sauce bubble away and reduce slightly for 2 or 3 minutes and its done.

Nutrition

Calories: 423kcalCarbohydrates: 16gProtein: 4gFat: 31gSaturated Fat: 19gFiber: 4gSugar: 3g
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