Hunger, some say, is the best sauce. We think sauce is the best sauce, so we cooked up one for every occasion. Sauce recipes perfect for pasta, gravies for meats and sweet drizzles for dessert are the perfect finishing touch for a bevy of dishes.
Toasted Walnut and Sun-Dried Tomato Dip
This tomato-based dish does triple duty as a dip, spread and pasta sauce.
Three Sisters’ Mole
Chiles, nuts and chocolate star in the sauce perfect in enchiladas or on baked chicken.
Portobello Mushroom Marinara Sauce
Too many tomatoes is just the right amount for a big batch of mushroom and tomato pasta sauce.
Fresh Cherry Sauce
Pitted whole cherries, floating in a brilliantly colored sauce, make a terrific topping for ice cream, sorbet or cheesecake.
Warm Blueberry Sauce
Perfect for serving with Cheese Blintz Casserole or pancakes, this sauce is a snap to make.
Cilantro and lots of fresh garlic make this salsa an exciting addition to Mediterranean or Latin dishes.
Cranberry Jalapeno Relish
A zippy, Southwestern-style complement to Thanksgiving turkey and dressing.
Cranberry Maple Sauce
A touch of crisp New England autumn resides in every splash of pure maple syrup.
Creme au Beurre, Menagere (Butter Cream)
A classic baking basic, butter cream frosting, gets flavored with coffee.