Le Hachis

To give body, where there are no vegetables

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By Jeanne Strang

Published 1991

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  • 60 g (2 oz) salt belly of pork
  • 2 cloves garlic, peeled


Le hiachis is also added to the soup half-way through the cooking. Chop the pork finely. If you use a crescent shaped chopper – un hachoir – heat it first over a flame as this makes it easier to chop finely.

Melt the fat in a heavy frying pan and fry the pork for 10 minutes or so quite gently to extract the fat. Then add the chopped garlic and parsley or onion, raise the h