Easy Steak Sauce Recipes

4 quick and easy steak sauce recipes

Perk up your steak with one of our quick and easy sauce solutions from creamy blue cheese to punchy chimichurri

Want to add an extra wow-factor to your steak supper? We’ve got five easy steak sauce recipes to try. Here’s how to cook the perfect steak…

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Perfect Steak Recipe

Each steak sauce recipe makes enough to serve 4


Chimichurri sauce

  • Put 2 roughly chopped shallots, 1 peeled garlic clove and 1 roughly chopped red chilli in a small food processor and pulse until finely chopped.
  • Add the leaves of a small bunch of coriander and flat-leaf parsley, a handful of oregano leaves, 4 tbsp red wine vinegar and 5 tbsp olive oil.
  • Season and pulse again until saucy.
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Blue cheese sauce

  • Melt a knob of butter in a pan and cook 1 finely chopped shallot until soft.
  • Add 2 tbsp white wine and simmer until the wine has almost evaporated.
  • Add 150ml double cream and bring to a simmer for 3-4 minutes before stirring in 50g crumbled roquefort or St Agur blue cheese.
  • Simmer for a couple of minutes then season and serve.
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Peppercorn sauce

  • Melt a knob of butter in a pan and cook 1 finely chopped shallot until soft.
  • Add 1½ tsp crushed black peppercorns and 1 tbsp red wine vinegar.
  • Turn up the heat and boil until the liquid has almost evaporated.
  • Add 100ml strong beef stock and boil until reduced by half.
  • Add 100ml double cream and 1 tsp dijon mustard, and simmer for 3-4 minutes, stirring. Season with salt.
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Romesco sauce

  • Put 1 roasted red pepper from a jar, 1 chopped red chilli, 1 chopped plum tomato,½ garlic clove, 2 tbsp toasted blanched almonds, ½ tsp hot smoked paprika, 1 tbsp red wine vinegar and 2 tbsp olive oil into a small blender and whizz until combined.
  • Add a little water if it seems too thick, and blend until saucy.
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