Angels on Horseback

Preparation info

  • For

    6

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Cookery of England

The Cookery of England

By Elisabeth Ayrton

Published 1975

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Ingredients

  • 6 fingers of bread
  • 2 oz. (60 g.) butter

Method

Fry the bread lightly in the butter, and keep hot on a fireproof dish. Trim the beards from the oysters, sprinkle with lemon juice and cayenne and roll each in half a rasher of streaky bacon. Fry quickly in butter just long enough to cook the bacon, turning the rolls so that they are cooked on all sides. This should only take about 2 minutes, during which time the bacon protects the oysters, so