au jus

\ ō-ˈzhü(s) How to pronounce au jus (audio) , -ˈjüs How to pronounce au jus (audio) , ō-zhᵫ \

Definition of au jus

of meat
: served in the juice obtained from roasting

Examples of au jus in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The bones from the rabbit turned into an au jus, corn husks were used to make a broth. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, 3 June 2022 At the carving station, find beef tenderloin with au jus, roasted organic turkey, sugar glazed ham, roasted vegetables, Dauphinoise potatoes, pan seared chicken and salmon & shrimp scampi. Georgann Yara, The Arizona Republic, 3 May 2022 Prime rib, au jus, and horseradish, mashed potatoes and gravy, two sides, and yeast rolls (dinner, $124.99). Gege Reed, The Courier-Journal, 15 June 2017 My prime rib arrives medium-rare, with a trio of toppings in little cups: au jus, a horseradish cream sauce and another, thicker horseradish dip. Washington Post, 16 July 2021 Eagan's Mason Jar Kitchen also has a grill kit, with ready-to-grill prime rib-eye steaks and buttered fresh asparagus, cheesy au gratin potatoes, beef au jus and chopped fresh herbs and seasonings. Nicole Hvidsten, Star Tribune, 17 June 2021 Packages offer brisket with au jus, roasted chicken, or a brisket and chicken combo. Holly Baumbach,, 25 Mar. 2021 Slow-roasted prime rib ($29) is served with garlic mashed potatoes, horseradish cream sauce and au jus. Audrey Eads, Dallas News, 24 Mar. 2021 Chili, tomato parmesan soup, queso blanco and au jus at improper temperatures. Ebony Day, The Arizona Republic, 14 Sep. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of au jus

circa 1750, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for au jus

French, literally, with juice

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“Au jus.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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