Lièvre à la Royale

Stuffed hare in white wine

Preparation info

  • Serves

    4

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

Memories of Gascony

By Pierre Koffmann

Published 2012

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Ingredients

  • 1 hare, skinned and drawn
  • blood, heart, lungs and liver from the hare
  • 150

Method

First prepare the stuffing. Mince together the heart, lungs, liver, foie gras, pork fat, shallots, garlic and parsley. Add the breadcrumbs, salt, pepper and blood and mix well. Stuff the hare with the mixture, sew up the skin and truss the hare, tying the hind legs tightly against the body.

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