au jus

adjective
\ 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 Usher in the weekend by treating dad to Salty Sow’s signature 12-ounce prime rib dinner served with mashed potatoes, au jus and creamy horseradish ($29). Georgann Yara, azcentral, "Father's Day 2020: 48 metro Phoenix restaurants with special deals for dine-in and takeout," 15 June 2020 Lawry’s Prime Rib will have traditional individual prime rib dinners plus family-style meals including the au jus, horseradish and salad, and all the fixings including bread, creamed spinach, creamed corn, gravy and Yorkshire pudding. Ramona Saviss, The Hollywood Reporter, "Where to Order Easter Brunch and Dinner in Los Angeles," 3 Apr. 2020 The meal includes prime rib with au jus and horseradish cream, jumbo lump crab cakes with Cajun lobster sauce, signature sous vide bacon, Caesar and garden salads, chateau potatoes, roasted broccoli with garlic butter and strawberry cheesecake. Audrey Eads, Dallas News, "D-FW restaurants offering takeout and delivery for Easter and Passover," 31 Mar. 2020 Finishings of sauce poivrade, soubise, or au jus give the farm-to-table dishes the traditional French flair for which Highlands is known. al, "These are the 10 best restaurants in Birmingham in 2020," 3 Mar. 2020 Ratatouille Bistro, 26 East High St., East Hampton, serves Thanksgiving dinner from noon to 6 p.m. with entree options of roulade of turkey breast, filet of fresh salmon en croûte, beef Wellington or roasted leg of lamb au jus. Leeanne Griffin, courant.com, "These Connecticut restaurants are serving Thanksgiving dinner so you don’t have to cook," 4 Nov. 2019 Meal includes 6- to 7-pound rock salt roasted, herb crusted prime rib, Yukon Gold mashed potatoes, roasted green beans, and an herbed au jus. Chris Sims, Indianapolis Star, "Where to find Father's Day brunch deals, restaurant specials to help you celebrate," 4 June 2019 Available every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday evenings starting at 5 p.m., the $15.99 rotisserie prime rib meal comes with two sides, cornbread, horseradish cream sauce and au jus. Joey Morona, cleveland.com, "From Boston Market's prime rib to Piada's seasonal menu: What's new in fast-food," 25 Apr. 2018 Sprinkle the ranch seasoning mix on top of the chuck roast, then sprinkle the dry au jus mix and place the stick of butter on top of the roast. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, "Crock-Pot responds to 'This is Us' heartbreaker: 'Don't worry'," 25 Jan. 2018

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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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/au%20jus. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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