Escargots à la bourguignonne

Burgundy Snails

Preparation info
  • Serves


    for a feast
    • Difficulty


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By Keith Floyd

Published 1987

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  • 8 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 2 shallots, chopped
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Mix the garlic, shallots, parsley, salt and pepper and lemon juice. Push a small amount of butter to the bottom of each clean empty snail shell, then add the snails and seal with more butter.

Put on a snail dish and pop into a hot oven, gas mark 7, 425°F (220°C). As soon as the butter is bubbling, remove and serve immediately.