Escargots En Cercueils ( Snails In Puff Pastry Shells )

Appetizer Recipes
36 Snails; undrained 1/2 c Chardonnay or dry white wine 1 Medium onion; minced 1 Shallot; minced 2 Garlic cloves; minced Salt & freshly ground pepper Freshly grated nutmeg 1 lb Puff pastry, pref. homemade 1 Egg yolk (blended w/ milk) 3 tb Milk (to blend with yolk) 3/4 c Butter; well-chilled* 1/3 c Chopped {More...}

Kaleidoscope Cookies

Baked Goods Recipes
1 c Butter or margarine 1 1/2 c Sugar 1 1/2 ts Baking powder 1 Egg 1 ts Vanilla 2 1/2 c All-purpose flour 1/4 ts Peppermint extract Several drops green and red Food coloring Beat butter or margarine in a large mixing bowl with an electric mixer on medium to high speed for 30 {More...}

Parsley & Potato Soup

Appetizer Recipes
Ingredients 1 each onion, chopped 1 teaspoon oil, olive 2 cup potatoes, chopped 1 cup leeks, white only, sliced 4 cup stock 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper, white 2 tablespoon chives, fresh, chopped 1/4 cup parsley, fresh, choppedDirections:In a large pot, combine all the ingredients except the salt, pepper, chives & parsley. Cover the {More...}

Supreme Sauce

Italian Sauce Recipes
Ingredients: White saucefowl stockbutter Put three-quarters of a pint of white sauce into a saucepan, and when it is nearly boiling add half a cup of concentrated fowl stock. Reduce until the sauce is quite thick, and when about to serve pass it through a tamis into a bain-marie and add two tablespoonsful of cream. {More...}

Cocoa Bourbon Balls

Baked Goods Recipes
1 c Vanilla wafer cookies, -finely crushed 1 c Confectioner”s sugar 2 tb Cocoa 1 c Pecans, finely chopped 2 tb Corn syrup 1/2 c Bourbon Combine dry ingredients and mix well. Add corn syrup and bourbon and mix well. If too moist add a few cookie crumbs, if too dry add a little more {More...}

Snails, Cretan Style, W/ Vinegar Or Tomatoes

Appetizer Recipes
Karen Mintzias —————————–TO PREPARE SNAILS—————————– Wheat, flour and/or thyme Salt ————————FOR FIRST RECIPE, TO SERVE 1———————— 1 lb Snails 1/2 c Olive oil 1/4 c Red wine vinegar ————————FOR SECOND RECIPE, SERVING 1———————— 1 lb Snails 1/2 c Olive oil Salt 1 Onion; grated 1/4 c Chopped fresh parsley 1 lb Peeled, chopped tomatoes The {More...}

Snails Sommeroise / Escargots A La Sommeroise

Appetizer Recipes
100 Snails Vinegar 2 Thyme sprigs 1/2 Bay leaf 1 Basil sprig 1 Pared orange peel 7 oz Pork rind 1/2 c Olive oil 1/2 lb Fatty bacon 6 Shelled walnuts, ground 4 Canned anchovy fillets 3 Garlic cloves Salt and pepper 3 tb Flour 6 1/2 lb Whole trimmed spinach leaves Preparation time 3 {More...}

Snails Sommeroise

Appetizer Recipes
100 Snails Vinegar 2 Thyme sprigs 1/2 Bay leaf 1 Basil sprig 1 Pared orange peel 7 oz Pork rind 1/2 c Olive oil 1/2 lb Fatty bacon 6 Shelled walnuts, ground 4 Canned anchovy fillets 3 Garlic cloves Salt and pepper 3 tb Flour 6 1/2 lb Whole trimmed spinach leaves Preparation time 3 {More...}

Snails Menetrel / Escargots A La Menetrel

Appetizer Recipes
1 lb Butter 1/2 c Parsley, chopped 1 tb Crushed garlic 3 tb Shallots, chopped 12 Canned anchovy fillets 1 tb Salt 1 ts Pepper 1 tb Quatre-epices 100 Canned snails 1/2 c White wine (optional) 2 c Fresh white breadcrumbs Preparation time 25 minutes. Cooking time 8 minutes. Make snail butter by working the {More...}

Snails Menetrel

Appetizer Recipes
1 lb Butter 1/2 c Parsley, chopped 1 tb Crushed garlic 3 tb Shallots, chopped 12 Canned anchovy fillets 1 tb Salt 1 ts Pepper 1 tb Quatre-epices 100 Canned snails 1/2 c White wine (optional) 2 c Fresh white breadcrumbs Preparation time 25 minutes. Cooking time 8 minutes. Make snail butter by working the {More...}

Snails Cauderan / Escargots A La Cauderan

Appetizer Recipes
6 tb Lard 3 oz Raw country ham 10 Shallots Fresh white breadcrumbs 1/4 c Dry white bordeaux Chicken stock Salt and pepper Bouquet garni 100 Petits-gris snails Preparation time 1 hour. Cooking time 1 hour. Melt the lard in a saute pan and brown the ham and chopped shallots; add a small amount of {More...}

Snails Cauderan

Appetizer Recipes
6 tb Lard 3 oz Raw country ham 10 Shallots Fresh white breadcrumbs 1/4 c Dry white bordeaux Chicken stock Salt and pepper Bouquet garni 100 Petits-gris snails Preparation time 1 hour. Cooking time 1 hour. Melt the lard in a saute pan and brown the ham and chopped shallots; add a small amount of {More...}

Snails Bourguignonne / Escargots A La Bourguignonne

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24 Large Paris mushrooms Salt and pepper 1/2 c Oil 100 Canned Burgundy snails 1/2 c Snail butter Preparation 15 minutes. Cooking 15 minutes. About 100 snails. Remove the stalks from the mushrooms. Season the mushroom caps with salt, pour the oil over them and sweat them in the oven. Take the mushroom caps out {More...}

Snails Bourguignonne / Escargots A La Bourguig

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24 Large Paris mushrooms Salt and pepper 1/2 c Oil 100 Canned Burgundy snails 1/2 c Snail butter Preparation 15 minutes. Cooking 15 minutes. About 100 snails. Remove the stalks from the mushrooms. Season the mushroom caps with salt, pour the oil over them and sweat them in the oven. Take the mushroom caps out {More...}

Snails Bourguignonne

Appetizer Recipes
24 Large Paris mushrooms Salt and pepper 1/2 c Oil 100 Canned Burgundy snails 1/2 c Snail butter Preparation 15 minutes. Cooking 15 minutes. About 100 snails. Remove the stalks from the mushrooms. Season the mushroom caps with salt, pour the oil over them and sweat them in the oven. Take the mushroom caps out {More...}