Diablo Steak Sauce

Diablo steak sauce
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Prep: 15 mins
Cook: 5 mins
Total: 20 mins
Servings: 16 servings
Nutrition Facts (per serving)
91 Calories
6g Fat
4g Carbs
6g Protein
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Nutrition Facts
Servings: 16
Amount per serving
Calories 91
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g 7%
Saturated Fat 3g 14%
Cholesterol 23mg 8%
Sodium 195mg 8%
Total Carbohydrate 4g 2%
Dietary Fiber 1g 2%
Protein 6g
Calcium 18mg 1%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
(Nutrition information is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate.)

This popular sauce is frequently used to top off steaks and roasts for an extra kick of flavor. Give this recipe a try next time you grill up some beef. You'll be presently surprised at just how delicious it is.


  • 1 10-ounce can beef consomme
  • 1/4 cup/60 milliliters flour
  • 1/4 cup/60 milliliters butter
  • 1 tablespoon garlic (minced)
  • 1 tablespoon shallot (minced)
  • 1 tablespoon steak sauce
  • 2 teaspoons dry mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper

Steps to Make It

  1. Melt butter in a saucepan. Cook shallots over medium-low heat for 3 minutes until they look translucent. Add garlic to the pan and cook for 15 seconds, just enough to release its aroma. Add flour and pepper, making a rue. Continue cooking for about 1 minute.

  2. In a separate bowl combine dry mustard, steak sauce, beef consommé and pour gradually into the saucepan with flour mixture. Make sure to use a wire whisk to keep clumps at bay. Bring mixture to a good simmer, stirring until well mixed and well thickened.  The sauce should be able to coat the back of a spoon.

  3. Remove from heat, let cool for 5 minutes. Serve on top of or alongside grilled beef and steaks.

  4. Store leftover sauce in an airtight container in the refrigerator for 3 to 4 days after preparation. Reheat before serving.

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