Alright hear me out, yes I did say best sauce recipes. You might think sauce recipes are a bit out there – you’ve come here for meal prep and dinner ideas, I know. But listen up, a good sauce can take any meal from meh to magnificent. Who doesn’t want to upgrade their mid-week chicken dinner with a banging sauce? I know I do.
So, buckle up, because these sauces do make everything taste 1000 times better.
Creamy, tangy, sweet, and savory. This sauce will save any mediocre midweek meal. You can dip carrot sticks, broccoli, and you can drizzle, dip, smear, or smother your favorite meals with it. It’s a mix of ketchup, dijon mustard, paprika, garlic powder, and other lovely things. Find the full recipe here.
When you don’t know what to make during the week, you can stir fry vegetables, make some chicken, cook some fish, create some lettuce wraps – the possibilities are endless, add this teriyaki sauce to any meal you make to instantly level it up. Mix soy sauce with pineapple juice, garlic, ginger, and honey and you’ve got yourself some dreamy sauce. Find it here.
Stir-fry sauce recipe
This secret ingredient Stir-fry sauce recipe uses just a few ingredients. You don’t have to settle for jarred sauces when you have a beautiful easy to make sauce like this. Make it ahead and whack it in the fridge for an extra delicious addition to chicken, burgers, chips, or anything else you’re making. Find the recipe here.
Yum yum sauce
This yum yum sauce is amazing! Based on a sauce from Japanese hibachi restaurants, this sauce goes so well with grilled chicken, steak, veggies, rice bowls, wraps, and more. It’s easier to make than you would think! Find the recipe here.
Authentic Italian sauce
Who doesn’t love Italian food? I mean, a nice rich tomato sauce goes with everything. From pasta, to chicken, to vegetables. You nail the tomato sauce and you’re good to go. This recipe is perfect. Find it here.
Creamy mushroom sauce
Mushroom sauce is a great go-to for omelets, steak, chicken, veggies, potatoes. A good mushroom sauce is the best thing ever. Drizzle it over chicken with green beans and you’ve got a good Monday night dinner. Find the recipe here.
Roasted pepper sauce
While this recipe is for chicken with pepper sauce, this go-to pepper recipe is amazing on aubergine, chicken, vegetables, any kinds of meals. If you have leftovers in the fridge, cover them with this sauce and you’ll have a lovely meal. Find the recipe here.