Quail with Apple

Preparation info

  • Serves

    4

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

Game Cookery

Game Cookery

By Patricia Lousada

Published 1989

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Ingredients

  • 8 quail
  • 2 tablespoons oil
  • 6 tablespoons butter

Method

Season the quail inside and out and truss. Heat the oil and butter in a sauté pan and brown the quail on all sides. This should take about 3-4 minutes. Remove the birds from the pan and pour away the fat. Add the madeira and boil hard until it has reduced to 2 tablespoons. Pour in the stock and bring to a simmer. Return the quail to the pan, cover with a sheet of greaseproof paper and a lid and