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Roasted Red Pepper Cream Sauce

This homemade Roasted Red Pepper Cream sauce is creamy, rich, easy to make and can be used many ways! We have enjoyed it over pasta, pork chops and chicken.

Roasted Red Pepper Cream Sauce in a mason jar

How to make Roasted Red Pepper Cream Sauce

For this recipe, you will need:

Then, follow these quick and simple steps:

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.

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Serving Suggestions

  • Serve with pasta, sausage and stir fried onions and peppers
  • Top grilled chicken with sauce and serve with potatoes and broccoli
  • Pour over ravioli for a quick and easy meal
  • Keep is simple and pour sauce over plain pasta and top with fresh basil and parmesan cheese
  • Serve over sauteed pork chops with your favorite side dishes

Frequently Asked Questions

Is this sauce recipe spicy?

No, but if you would like to make it spicy add in some crushed red pepper flakes once the sauce is complete.

How long is this sauce good for?

This sauce must be kept in the refrigerator and should be used within 5 days of making it.

Can I use homemade roasted red peppers for this recipe?

Yes! Either store bought jarred roasted red peppers or homemade roasted red peppers can be used for this recipe. Roasting your own red bell peppers is an easy process and if you can find some for a good deal in the grocery store or farmers market it is worth the time!

Roasted Red Pepper Sauce in a mason jar

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Roasted Red Pepper Cream Sauce in a mason jar

Roasted Red Pepper Cream Sauce

Yield: about 3 cups
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Additional Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes

This Roasted Red Pepper Cream Sauce is delicious on pasta, chicken, pork, etc!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 cup chicken or vegetable broth
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • 16 oz roasted red peppers, drained

Instructions

  1. Combine all ingredients in a sauce pot.
  2. Cover and bring to a simmer over medium/high heat.
  3. Once simmering lower temperature and let simmer for 5 minutes. Stir frequently and be careful to not burn the cream.
  4. After 5 minutes, remove from the heat and blend using an immersion blender, blender or food processor. Be very cautious with this step to avoid burning yourself.
  5. Use immediately or let cool and then store in the refrigerator for up to 5 days.

Notes

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 Information:
Yield: 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

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Sherri Selin

Sunday 20th of September 2020

Loved it and going to make again. Thank you for sharing.

Melissa

Sunday 20th of September 2020

Awesome! I’m glad you enjoyed it Sherri!

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