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Grandma'S Curry Sauce

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  Onion 1 Medium
  Apple 1 Small
  Butter/Margarine 1 Ounce (25 Gram)
  Flour 1 Ounce (25 Gram)
  Bay leaf 1 Small
  Garlic clove 1 Small
  Caraway seeds 1⁄2 Teaspoon (Leveled)
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon (Leveled)
  Desiccated coconut 1 Tablespoon
  Beef stock 1 Pint
  Black treacle 1 Teaspoon
  Sweet chutney 1 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon, squeezed
  Curry powder 4 Tablespoon (Leveled)
  Curry paste 1 Teaspoon

1) Peel and chop the onion,
2) Peel, core and finely dice the apple.

3) Melt the butter in a saucepan, add the onion and apple and fry gently for about 5 minutes to soften.
4) Add the curry powder, and cook for a few minutes to draw out the flavor, then stir in the flour.
5) Pound together the bay leaf, garlic and caraway seeds.
6) Add the curry paste, salt, coconut and pounded garlic mixture to the pan.
7) Stir in the stock and bring to the boil.
8) Cover and simmer gently, stirring occasionally, for about 1 hour.
9) Stir in the treacle, chutney and a squeeze of lemon juice to taste.
10) Strain and use as required.

11) It can be used as a sauce for serving cooked meat, fish or eggs, or it can be poured over fresh meat or chicken before cooking.

This sauce is better made a day in advance, giving the flavors time to mellow and mature before using.
This sauce can be made mild, hot or slightly sweet as per the preference.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
65 Minutes
Ready In: 
95 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 797 Calories from Fat 346

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 40 g61.8%

Saturated Fat 24.6 g123.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 61 mg20.3%

Sodium 1642.7 mg68.4%

Total Carbohydrates 102 g34.1%

Dietary Fiber 23.5 g94%

Sugars 34.4 g

Protein 22 g44%

Vitamin A 24.6% Vitamin C 57.2%

Calcium 35.2% Iron 96.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Grandma'S Curry Sauce Recipe