Pintade farcie

Preparation info

  • [For

    four

    ]
    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

Mourjou: The Life and Food of an Auvergne Village

Mourjou

By Peter Graham

Published 1999

  • About

Walking through the woods and fields of the Châtaigneraie you are quite likely to encounter a freely roaming flock of guinea fowl foraging for insects and grain in the leafmould and hedgerows. When they are surprised, their defence mechanism is to form a solid undulating and ululating mass which, as it careers this way and that, looks like some large and alarming creature. Or at least that is what they think. Wily Reynard is not fooled, of course, and people who have flocks