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Tongue en Papillotes    HT   MC French  50mins

Serves 4     Hot   Offal  Pork  Fish  Herbs   Main course  Gluten Wheat Dairy Free  Eggless  France  Europe



4 Rashers Bacon, rind removed

4 Large thin sliced Cooked Tongue

2 teasp Parsley

2 teasp Shallots, finely chopped

2 teasp Capers

1 teasp Freshly Chopped Tarragon

1 Small tin Anchovies, chopped and oil reserved

Black Pepper




1. Preheat the oven to 220C, 425F, Gas mark 7. Cut four rectangles of greaseproof paper slightly wider and at least 10cm/4 inches longer than the slices of tongue.


2. In a bowl, mix the parsley, shallot, capers, tarragon, anchovies, black pepper and reserved anchovy oil.


2. Place one quarter of this mixture on each slice of tongue and roll tightly. Roll one piece of bacon around each tongue then wrap firmly in the greaseproof paper, folding over the edges to form a parcel.


3. Place on a baking tray and bake for 15-20 minutes.


4. Serve immediately, either straight from the parcels or removed.




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Chop to To cut into pieces of approximately the same size.
Slice to -  To cut food, such as bread, meat, fish or vegetables, into flat pieces of varying thickness.


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