The Grand Feasting Pot of Governor General de Lesdiguières

La Gránele Marmite de Lesdiguières

Preparation info

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    • Ready in

      8 hr

Appears in

The Auberge of the Flowering Hearth

By Roy Andries De Groot

Published 1973

  • About

This is the modernized version of the historic one-dish winter party meal served in the sixteenth century by Governor General de Lesdiguières, who ruled the province of the Dauphiné for King Henry IV. (See discussion as to how it was originally mademenu and wine suggestions.) This dish (called a marmite after the huge earthenware pot in which it is cooked) is now one of the grandes