Roast Squab

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    • Difficulty


Appears in
Game Cookery

By Patricia Lousada

Published 1989

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Squabs-are excellent simply roasted and served with the pan juices or a little madeira sauce.


  • 6 squab
  • 3 tablespoons clarified butter
  • 450 ml (¾


Heat the oven to 220°C/425°F/gas 7. Place the clarified butter in roasting pan and, set in the oven until the butter sizzles. Meanwhile wipe the birds dry and season. Place the birds, breast-side down in the hot butter and roast for 10 minutes. Turn the