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Wild boar with apples

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Appears in

A Table in Tuscany

By Leslie Forbes

Published 1985

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Wild boar, unless very young and tender, needs to be marinated, but before that it should have been hung for a few days. Ask your butcher or game dealer, he should know its history.


  • lb/1.2 kg wild boar - the rib meat for preference
  • 3-4 large cooking apples, peeled, cored & sliced


Combine all the ingredients for the marinade. Cut the meat into chunks and completely cover in the marinade. Add more wine if the meat is not covered. Leave for three days in a refrigerator and stir often. If it begins to give an unpleasant smell, change the liquid-this is not a ‘cucina povera’ disk. After three days rinse well in warm water. Heat the oil in a heat-proof casserole and add the o