Creamy Whole-Grain Mustard Sauce

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Chocolatl

Adapted from The New Irish Table. Serve with crab cakes.

Top Review by DailyInspiration

Delicious sauce - love the rich tangy taste of the mustard and vinegar! We are grilling a nice flat-iron steak tonight and this sauce will go great with it! I did not have any shallots, so I used a red onion and it turned out great. We are big fans of whole grain mustard so I plan to make it again for grilled veggies and grilled meats. Made for Everyday is a Holiday, May 2012.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt 1 tablespoon of the butter in a small skillet over medium-low heat.
  2. Add shallots and saute until soft, about 2-3 minutes.
  3. Add vinegar and cook for 1 minute.
  4. Add wine and cook until reduced to about 1/3 cup, 3-4 minutes.
  5. Add cream and cook until reduced to about 1/2 cup, 4-5 minutes.
  6. Remove from heat and whisk in remaining butter.
  7. Strain into a small bowl.
  8. Whisk in mustard, salt and pepper.
  9. Cover and refrigerate until ready to use, up to 24 hours.

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