369 Garnish de Compote

Used Particularly for Pigeons and Young Grain-Fed Chickens

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Le Guide Culinaire

By Auguste Escoffier

Published 1903

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250 g (9 oz) lean salt belly of pork cut in batons, blanched and fried to a light brown colour in butter; 300 g (11 oz) button onions, glazed brown; 300 g (11 oz) button mushrooms, cut in half and sautéed in butter.

This garnish should be cooked with the pigeons or chickens and served over them.