Hong Kong Mushroom Sauce

A robust seasoning to add umami to any dish. Featuring Custom Culinary® Gold Label Mushroom Base, Hong Kong Mushroom Sauce combines the bold flavors of shiitake mushrooms, orange, Szechwan peppercorns, Chinese chili sauce, ginger, soy sauce, dry sherry, and cream.


What You'll Need

Amount Ingredients
1/2 lb. Shiitake Mushroom caps, Julienne Cut
2 oz. Sesame Oil
1/4 cup Custom Culinary® Gold Label Mushroom Base
1/4 cup Orange Peel, Grated
1/2 Tbsp. Szechwan Peppercorns, Crushed
1/2 Tbsp. Chinese Chili-Garlic Sauce
1 oz. Ginger, Finely Minced
1/2 cup Light Soy Sauce
2 cups Dry Sherry
2 qts Cream
PREPARATION

  1. In a 2 gallon sauce pot heat oil over medium high heat. Add shitake mushrooms. Sauté 3-5 minutes, stirring frequently.
  2. Add Gold Label Mushroom Base, orange peel, peppercorns, chili-garlic sauce and ginger. Sauté 2-3 minutes, stirring constantly.
  3. Add soy sauce and sherry, reduce by half. Add cream, mixing well. Heat to boiling. Reduce by 1/3, stirring frequently.