Rabbit with Mustard

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A Long and Messy Business

A Long and Messy Business

By Rowley Leigh

Published 2018

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A good, plump well-husbanded rabbit should feed six.


  • 1 farmed rabbit
  • 2 teaspoons sunflower oil or similar, plus extra for oiling
  • 2 tablespoons


Preheat the oven to 190°C (375°F, Gas Mark 5).

Cut or ask the butcher to joint the rabbit into six pieces: two legs, two forequarters, and the saddle cut in half. Season the pieces well with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Mix the oil and mustard together, then brush the