Garlic mushroom sauce

Garlic mushroom sauce: Creamy indulgence. Image: Carla Zinkfontein

Garlic mushroom sauce: Creamy indulgence to complete your dish

Add some creamy indulgence to any meal with this garlic mushroom sauce recipe. It is the ultimate taste sensation.

Garlic mushroom sauce

Garlic mushroom sauce: Creamy indulgence. Image: Carla Zinkfontein

Rich, creamy and utterly indulgent, that is the only description for this garlic mushroom sauce. With a well-selected combination of ingredients, this sauce will enhance the flavour of any dish you decide to serve with this sauce.

Mushrooms pair excellently with garlic. With the added cream, parmesan cheese, cream cheese, fresh herbs and seasoning, this sauce is a taste sensation you will not easily forget.

Serving suggestions for your garlic mushroom sauce

This luxurious sauce pairs excellently with pasta. The thick creaminess makes it a delicious pasta sauce that will tempt you to enjoy more than one bowl of warm pasta. The perfect comfort food for the cold winter months on the way!

If you like sauce on your steak, this mushroom sauce will complement the meat in a tasty way.

You can also enjoy this savoury sauce with ciabatta bread. To be honest, this sauce is so delectable, that you will be tempted to eat it on its own. Let us know in the comments if you have prepared this delightful sauce.

Garlic mushroom sauce recipe

5 from 2 votes
Recipe by Carla Zinkfontein Course: SidesCuisine: GlobalDifficulty: Easy
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  • 2 tablespoons butter

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

  • 8 cloves of garlic, minced

  • 8 oz whole baby bella mushrooms

  • 1/3 cup heavy cream

  • 2 tablespoons cream cheese, softened

  • 1/3 cup fresh grated parmesan cheese

  • 1/4 teaspoon onion powder

  • 3/4 teaspoon dried oregano

  • salt and pepper, to taste

  • fresh parsley, to garnish


  • Rinse and clean the mushrooms and pat dry.
  • Melt butter and olive oil in a skillet over medium heat.
  • Add mushrooms and cook until browned, around 5 – 7 minutes.
  • Add garlic, cream, cream cheese, parmesan, onion powder, and oregano and cook for 5 – 10 minutes, until sauce is thick and creamy.
  • Salt and pepper to taste.
  • Garnish with fresh parsley and serve.


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