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Sauces and Gravies

Ginger Apple Cranberry Sauce

Serves 6-8

An eastern spice and apple spark the taste of cranberry sauce

Greek Burgers with Feta Sauce

Serves 4

Greek-style chimichurri and feta sauce pack a delicious flavor punch. You can also serve the three-ingredient sauce with cut veggies, pita chips or dolloped on salad.

Pomodoro Sauce

Serves 2 quarts

Here is your go-to classic pomodoro recipe from Rach! Make extra and freeze to have on-hand.

Cranberry-Apple Gravy


Favorite fall fruit flavors combine for a tasty gravy.

Watermelon Salsa

Serves approximately 4 cups

Peppers and onions spice up refreshing watermelon for a sassy summer salsa.

Herb Chicken Kebabs with Chimichurri

Serves 4-6 as a snack

A yogurt herb marinade gives grilled chicken a Greek flair, while chimichurri sauce boosts the flavor. Serve on top of pitas.

Teriyaki Sesame Glaze

Serves 2-4

This bottom-of-the-jar (of teriyaki sauce!) makes a delicious and quick glaze for pan-roasted chicken.

Mom’s Mint Sauce

Serves 6-8

Refreshing herbs of mint and parsley are found in this classic sauce for lamb, such as Roast Leg of Lamb.

Grilled Romesco Sauce

Serves about 2 cups sauce

Serve this flavorful sauce with Spanish Fish Tacos or over grilled chicken, steak or fish.

Caesar-Style Kale Pesto

Serves 4-6

Try this Caesar salad-inspired pesto as a topping for fish, sliced steak, chicken or pasta!

Easy Pizza Sauce

Serves topping for 8 pizzas  

Make fresh pizza sauce in a jif with this recipe, flavored with a hint of fennel.

Turkey Tacos with Black Bean and Corn Salad and Yum-o! Southwest Ranch

Serves 4

This recipe was tested by thousands of school students from coast to coast as part of a collaboration between Yum-o! and the Alliance for a Healthier Generation. Originally created to be served in schools, we’ve adapted the recipe here for you to try at home. Rachael also shared this recipe at the 2012 South Beach Wine & Food Festival Kidz Kitchen! Would you like to see this recipe on your school lunch menu? Visit the Alliance for a Healthier Generation’s website to learn how!

Citrus Chimichurri

Serves 4-6

This tangy chimichurri sauce is delicious over grilled meats and seafood.

Pico de Gallo


Try this Pico de Gallo as a dip or use it as a topping for grilled chicken, pork or fish. You can also try Rachael’s Avocado Tomatillo Salsa or Jalapeño Yogurt Dip.

Jalapeño Yogurt Dip


Try this Jalapeño Yogurt Dip as a dip or use it as a topping for grilled chicken, pork or fish. You can also try Rachael’s Avocado Tomatillo Salsa or Pico de Gallo.