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Creamy Jameson Leek Sauce

Everything is better with butter and cream!
Credit: Cyndy Cass

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Creamy Jameson Leek Sauce

2 T. of Butter

1 stalk of leek (minced)

1 teaspoon of minced garlic

1/4 cup Jameson, divided

2 cups of heavy cream

1/2 teaspoon of salt

1/4 teaspoon of Paprika

1/4 teaspoon Cayenne Pepper


On medium heat, add 2 T. of butter & minced leeks in a small pot.  Saute until leeks start to carmelize.  Then add 1tsp. of minced garlic.  Saute for one more minute, then add 1/2 of the 1/4 cup of Jameson to the pan to deglaze.  Add 2 cups of heavy cream.  Allow cream to reduce & simmer in pan for about 10 minutes.  Then add the remaining half of the Jameson.  At this point add 1/2 t. of salt, 1/4 t. of Paprika, & 1/4 t. cayenne pepper.  Stir & Enjoy.

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