Brochettes de Rognons d’Agneau

Skewered Lambs Kidneys

Preparation info
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    • Difficulty


Appears in
A Table in Provence

By Leslie Forbes

Published 1987

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Although, rabbit is the Mas de Bouveau’s speciality, grilled lambs’ kidney are also served, a recipe as old as wood fires in Provence, years ago cooks either grilled the kidneys over vine wood or wrapped them in vine leavers before grilling.


  • 12 lambs’ kidneys
  • 1 ½ lb/700 g rolled spare rib or loin of pork, cut in ¾ in/2 cm c


Remove transparent outer skin, then cut kidneys in ½ lengthwise & remove central core. Cut again to quarter each kidney. De seed peppers & cut them in 1 in/2.5 cm chunks. Mix together all ingredients except vine leaves, & marinate for several hours. Soak vine leaves in hot water 20 mins before grilling. Wrap Kidneys securely in vine leaves. Assemble 6 skewers, alternating meat &