Rabbit Pie

Preparation info

  • 6–8

    helpings
    • Difficulty

      Medium

    • Ready in

      1 hr 45

Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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Ingredients

  • 1 rabbit
  • ½ lb. beef steak
  • ½ lb. bacon

Method

Wash, dry and joint the rabbit, dice the beef and bacon or pork. Place these ingredients in layers in a pie-dish, season well, ¾ fill dish with stock. Cover with pastry. Bake 1¾–2 hr. in a hot oven (425°–450° F., Gas 7–8) for 15 min., and in a moderate oven (350° F., Gas 4) for the remainder of the time. Glaze with egg 20 min. before pie is cooked. Add remaind