1572 Waterzoï

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By Auguste Escoffier

Published 1903

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In Belgium and Holland this preparation is the equivalent of the Bouillabaisse.



  • 2 kg ( lb) eel, pike, carp, tench or other freshwater fish, live or as


Cover the fish with the water, add the rest of the ingredients, bring to the boil and cook fairly rapidly so that the cooking liquid reduces and becomes sufficiently thickened at the same time that the fish is just cooked. If, however, the cooking liquid is not sufficiently thick, this can be rectified by the addition of a few crumbs made from rusks.

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