Vitamix Sauce Recipes
There are many sauces that can be made using a Vitamix blender. Below are a few examples of some sauces that can be made.
½ cup chopped carrot
1 tbsp olive oil
3 peeled cloves of garlic
2 lbs fresh tomatoes quartered
½ tsp dried crushed oregano
1 tsp ground pepper
Place all ingredients into the vitamix in the order listed. Blend at speed 1. Slowly increase to variable 5 or 6 for 15-20 seconds or until you get your desired consistency. Pour into a large sauce pan and heat.
1 cup butter
3 egg yolks
2 tablespoons lemon juice or tarragon vinegar
¼ tsp cayenne pepper
1 tablespoon water
2 tablespoons of chopped tarragon
Melt butter and separate the white solids
Place yolks, lemon juice, water, and pepper into the vitamix.
Start on speed 1 and slowly increase to 10, then to high.
Blend for 1 minute. Slowly pour butter in and continue blending for 2 minutes.
(Add more lemon juice if the sauce is too thick)
Pour into bowl and add the optional tarragon.
Cheddar Pesto Sauce
2 cloves garlic
1 tablespoon lemon juice
3 tablespoon olive oil
½ cup basil
2 oz cheddar cheese
½ tsp salt and pepper to taste
Place all ingredients in any order into the vitamix and turn the variable speed to low. Increase speed to 7 for 30 seconds. Use the tamper to make the sauce blend evenly. When desired consistency is reached (usually in less than 1 minute) stop the machine. Serve!