3555 Jambon de Marcassin à l’Aigre-Doux


Braise the ham in the usual manner.

With the braising liquid, prepare a Sauce Romaine and to this sauce add some pickled cherries, some cooked and stoned prunes and a little chocolate dissolved with water, added at the last moment.

This type of garnished sauce is also popularly used in the central regions of Italy where it has, however, an extra addition of chopped pine kernels and chopped, candied orange and citron peel.