Game Birds Paradis

Preparation info

  • Serves

    four

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

Tom Fitzmorris's New Orleans Food

Tom Fitzmorris's New Orleans Food

By Tom Fitzmorris

Published 2018

  • About

This is not named for the little town down on US 90, but for Paradise, to which the sauce is alleged to raise you. That’s what they told me at Antoine’s, where this was the treatment for squab when I first began dining there in the early 1970s. Squab was out of vogue then, though, and the sauce soon moved to chicken. Now that squab is available and liked by lots of people, it would be nice for the old dish to return.

I like the sauce with almost any bird. I suggest