Beurre d’ Ail
- 4 large cloves garlic, mashed
- Dash of salt
- Freshly-ground pepper
Mash garlic to a pulp with mortar and pestle. Add salt and pepper and continue to mash. (Snails are salty, so use very little salt.) Blend this garlic pulp into the butter. Add shallots and parsley.
Drain snails, then wash them in wine to remove briny taste and to give them flavor.
Place about ½