Merlot-Peppercorn Steak Sauce
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Merlot-Peppercorn Steak Sauce

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  • 20min

About this recipe: This is a quick merlot and peppercorn sauce which cooks very quickly. It's very tasty poured over a top sirloin or a thick porterhouse steak!



Serves: 4 

  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 4 mushrooms, sliced
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons whole black peppercorns
  • 4 tablespoons Merlot wine
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon minced fresh rosemary


Prep:10min  ›  Cook:10min  ›  Ready in:20min 

  1. Melt butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Stir in the mushrooms, garlic and peppercorns and saute until the mushrooms are tender. Pour in the wine, balsamic and Worcestershire sauce, increase the heat to medium-high and reduce by 1/3. Stir in the rosemary and cook for 1 to 2 minutes until fragrant.

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Reviews (4)


Lovely recipe. We also added the steak juices and double cream as we like it a bit smoother. - 08 Jan 2012

by Kopex

Altered ingredient amounts. Added Shallots & increased mushrooms to enrich sauce - 01 Feb 2010

by Kopex

lovely sauce, meaty for steak and wonderful flavours with wine and balsamic vinegar - 01 Feb 2010

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