a simple sauce made from reduced meat stock; espagnole.
- Also called sauce espagnole.
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How to use brown sauce in a sentence
Chicken is diced into square inches, marinated, and deep-fried in a wok, followed by a quick toss in brown sauce.‘The Search for General Tso’: The Origins of America’s Favorite Chinese Dish, General Tso’s Chicken | Marlow Stern | April 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Roast a brace of grouse, and skin them, and mask them with brown sauce in which aspic has been mixed.
Dish in a circle with brown sauce round and a macdoine of vegetables in the centre.
Take off the calico, make them hot and glaze them, and serve with mushrooms and peas, and with a rich brown sauce over them.
Pour good brown sauce over all, pile truffles on the top, and serve.
The stock would be excellent for soup or brown sauce of any kind.The Modern Housewife or, Menagere | Alexis Soyer