We love simmer sauces, particularly ones that have a foreign flavor. Pictured here are Persian and Indian simmer sauces. The Trader Joe's "India Relish" in the foreground makes a lovely simmer sauce even though it's marketed as a bread topper. The next day, the leftovers are great in your lunchbox!
Do you have a favorite simmer sauce? Do you buy them in a jar, or do you make your own from scratch? If so, please share your recipes!
(Image: Kathryn Hill)