Recipe: Foie gras with Espelette pepper
Foie gras recipe with Espelette pepper, just spiced up as I like it, in addition the Espelette pepper gives it a beautiful pink color. Foie gras with Espelette pepper an ideal appetizer for the end of the year celebrations. The raw foie gras preparation must be planned a week in advance, in order to flavor the foie gras, it must then rest in the refrigerator. Cooking fresh foie gras in a tea towel in a large volume of boiling water for just a few minutes. For this foie gras recipe, you will choose to flavor it with armagnac or cognac, everything is a matter of taste and region. Here is a starter with homemade foie gras, seasoned with Espelette pepper.
- 1 lobe of duck foie gras 0.592 g
- 9.5 g fine salt
- 3 to 4 g of Espelette pepper
- Devein the foie gras by starting with the large globe, then the smallest.
- Weigh the salt and the Espelette pepper.
- Mix the salt and peppers preparation with an old electric coffee grinder.
- Season the liver with the peppers and salt, mixed with a wooden spoon, without heating the foie gras.
- Place the foie gras on a large cling film.
- Roll the sausage always in the same direction, tie a knot at each end by pushing the foie gras inwards.
- Add a second film, then a third for safety.
- Boil a large volume of water, as soon as the water boils, turn off the heat and add the foie gras. Leave to cook for 15 to 20 minutes.
- Cool in a large volume of cold water, cooled with ice cubes.
- Leave to rest for a good week in the back of your refrigerator.
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 15 to 20 minutes
Number of people: 8
4 star rating: 1 review
Which wine to drink with: Foie gras with Espelette pepper
My favorite wine for this recipe. Aloxe corton Blanc Grape variety: Chardonnay
Temperature between 08 ° and 09 °
Thanks to Thibaut for the pictures
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