Jambon Persillé en Gelée

Preparation info
  • Serves

    6 to 8

    • Difficulty


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By Robert Carrier

Published 1965

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  • 1 shin or knuckle of veal, coarsely chopped
  • 2 calf’s feet, coarsely chopped
  • generous bouquet garni (4


Place shin bone, or knuckle of veal with plenty of meat on it, and calf’s feet in a saucepan with bouquet garni, shallots, peppercorns and white wine; add enough water to cover the bones. Bring slowly to a boil, removing scum as it rises; then cover pan and simmer stock over a low heat for about 3 hours.

Soak ham in cold water for the same length of time to remove some of the sal