Carrot Fennel Sauce with OrangeCuisinart Original Recipe
This is a great sauce to serve with fish and seafood, most notably shrimp."
1 teaspoon olive oil
1 small shallot, about ¼ ounce (1 tablespoon) chopped
¼ lemon, peeled, about ¼ ounce
½ orange, peeled
½ medium fennel bulb
1 pound carrots
2 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into small cubes
2 tablespoons sliced basil
1. Put the olive oil in a saucepan and place over medium heat. Add the chopped shallot and sweat until soft, about 2 minutes.
2. While the shallot is sweating, turn the Cuisinart® Compact Juice Extractor on and juice the lemon, orange, fennel and carrots.
3. Add juice to the saucepan and bring to a simmer. Allow sauce to simmer for about 30 minutes, until reduced to about ²∕³ cup.
4. Once reduced, whisk in both the butter and basil immediately before serving.
ServingsMakes about 2/3 cup
Nutritional information per serving (1 tablespoon):
Calories 51 (48% from fat) • carb. 6g • pro. 1g
• fat 3g • sat. fat 2g • chol. 6mg • sod. 38mg
• calc. 26mg • fiber 1g
Notable nutrients based on daily percentages:
Vitamin A 155%
This recipe can be prepared using the following Cuisinart® products:
Compact Juice Extractor