This homemade Roasted Red Pepper Cream sauce is so easy to make and can be used many ways! We have enjoyed it over pasta, pork chops and chicken.
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How to make Roasted Red Pepper Cream Sauce
For this recipe, you will need:
- Heavy cream
- Broth- chicken or vegetable
- Brown sugar
- Roasted red peppers (store-bought or homemade)
- Salt and pepper (optional)
- Immersion blender or blender
Then, follow these quick and simple steps (scroll to the bottom for complete recipe amounts):
How to store homemade sauce
Homemade sauces should be stored in the refrigerator for up to 5 days. I prefer to store my sauces in glass mason jars since they do not stain and are very easy to clean. When ready to use the sauce, only heat what you are going to use right away. For more delicious recipe to make at home inside of buying the store-bought version check out Collection of Store-Bought Foods You can Easily Make at Home.
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- 1 cup heavy cream
- 1 cup chicken or vegetable broth
- 2 tbsp brown sugar
- 16 oz roasted red peppers, drained
- Combine all ingredients in a sauce pot.
- Cover and bring to a simmer over medium/high heat.
- Once simmering lower temperature and let simmer for 5 minutes. Stir frequently and be careful to not burn the cream.
- After 5 minutes, remove from the heat and blend using an immersion blender or stand up blender. Be very cautious with this step to avoid burning yourself.
- Use immediately or let cool and then store in the refrigerator for up to 5 days.
If you do not use jarred roasted red peppers and use homemade ones instead you will need about 3-4 peppers for this recipe.
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Nutrition InformationYield 9 Serving Size about 1/3 cup
Amount Per Serving Calories 160Total Fat 13gSaturated Fat 7gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 5gCholesterol 44mgSodium 94mgCarbohydrates 7gFiber 1gSugar 5gProtein 5g