a sauce made from mint leaves, sugar, and vinegar, usually served with lamb
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How to use mint sauce in a sentence
Serve hot with something acid, such as mint sauce, currant or mint jelly, or spiced fruit.Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 3 | Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
The lamb was terribly underdone, and the mint sauce was like no mint sauce that Miss Tredgold had ever dreamed of.Girls of the Forest | L. T. Meade
My wife is one of the best wimin on this continent, altho' she isn't always gentle as a lamb, with mint sauce.The Complete Works of Artemus Ward | Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
In England and America the most universal use of mint is for making mint sauce, the sauce par excellence with roast spring lamb.
With this liquor baste the meat occasionally; serve with lettuce, green peas and mint sauce.The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887) | Mrs. F.L. Gillette