FRIED FOIE GRAS WITH POTIMARRON SOUP
Alliance food – wine:
Rosé wine MIMI EN PROVENCE perfectly accompanies pan-fried foie gras with potimarron soup.
Cooking time - 1 hour.
For two servings: 200 g of fresh foie gras * 800 g raw of potimarrons; 1 onion of 60 g; 3 cloves of garlic * 1 large potato, 1 carrot, 150 ml water or chicken stock to cover the vegetables in the pan * 100 ml whole cream 30% mat.gr * salt * pepper
Cut the fresh foie gras in small pieces and cook them in frying pan on the strong fire from both sides for about 5 minutes. Turn off the heat and keep the foie gras under a lid.
To prepare the soup, peel the onion and the garlic, cut them in four. Peel the potato and carrot, cut into slices. Peel and seed the pumpkin, then cut its flesh into small cubes.
Cook in a large casserole, covering the vegetables with 150 ml water or chicken stock about 30 minutes.
Stir the cooked vegetables and the whole cream to the mixer to obtain a very fine soup.
Place the pieces of foie gras in the bottom of the plates and serve the potimarron soup. Add the whole cream to soup to taste.