Sauces, Stews and Soups Oh My – Craftsy Can Help!

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There Are Hundreds of Sauces In The Culinary Repertoire!


I love making sauces and soups!

It is truly what I do best, ask my family and friends!

Once you get the basics down you’ll be surprised how much you can improve your cooking skills.

Making a sauce or soup is a true labor of love!

Seeing people oohing and aahing over your palate pleasing creation is so rewarding and fulfilling.

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Sauces, Stews and Soups Oh My – Craftsy Can Help!


Just as the Primary colors, can be combined to make a useful range of colors, so can a large variety of sauces be composed from the five fundamental “mother sauces”. 

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Master and Modernize the French Mother Sauces

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“Hello Mother Sauces”

In the culinary arts, the term refers to the head of its own unique family of sauces.

Sauce Béchamel, milk-based sauce, thickened with a white roux.

Sauce Espagnole, a fortified brown veal stock sauce, thickened with a brown roux.

Sauce Velouté, light stock-based sauce, thickened with a roux or a liaison, a mixture of egg yolks and cream.

Sauce Hollandaise, an emulsion of egg yolk, butter and lemon or vinegar.

Sauce Tomate, tomato-based.

A Chef or cook who specializes in making sauces is called a saucier.

Whether you’re wanting to please your guests at your next dinner party or thinking about a career in the culinary field, Craftsy Cooking Lessons can help you hone your skills and build you confidence in the kitchen. 

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