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your own Dijon mustard recipe
Dijon mustard is
one of those ingredients that not everyone keeps on hand.
If this happens to you, you can make your own dijon mustard
1 cup chopped onion
2 cloves garlic, minced
2 tbsp honey
4 oz dry mustard
1 tbsp vegetable oil
2 tsp salt
4 drops Tabasco sauce
2 cups dry white wine
In a small saucepan,
heat garlic, wine and onion, bringing to a boil. Then simmer
for 5 minutes and remove from heat. Pour into bowl and allow
Now, put dry mustard
into saucepan and slowly strain the heated wine mixture over
top (to remove the onion and garlic pieces). Stir well until
combined and smooth, then add honey, salt and tobasco sauce.
Simmer while stirring until the mixture thickens. Remove from
heat, cool, then store in glass or plastic jar. Refrigerate.
Best after it sits for two days so the flavors will be enhanced,
although it can be used immediately.