ITALIAN COOKING AND RECIPES Authentic And Traditional Italian Food Recipes
ITALIAN RED WINE SAUCE
INGREDIENTS•150 ml / 1/4 pint / Brown Stock•150 ml / Espagnole Sauce•125 ml / 4 oz / red wine•2 tbsp red wine vinegar•4 tbsp shallots, chopped•1 bay leaf•1 thyme sprig•pepper
METHOD1.First make a demi-glace sauce. 2.Put the Brown Stock and Espagnole Sauce in a pan and heat for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.3.Meanwhile, put the red wine, red wine vinegar, shallots, bay leaf and thyme in a pan, bring to the boil and reduce by three-quarters.4.Strain the demi-glace sauce and add to the pan containing the Red Wine Sauce and leave to simmer for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally. 5.Season with pepper to taste and strain the sauce before using.