From the grain surface of pigskin leather under SEM, the holes remaining following removal of the bristle can be seen on the flesh side
as well as grain side.
Spread the filling evenly over the flesh side
, then fold the poussin back over and secure the opening with wooden toothpicks, weaving them in and out.
Brush some oil on the fish, grill it flesh side
down, turning just once, warm the sauce in a mug of hot water, pour it over and voila - posh nosh.
2 Now rub lemon and salt on to the flesh side
of the fish and sprinkle with a bit more sea salt.
Remove lid and place it, flesh side
up, beside pumpkin.
Bone or metal awls poked holes to insert sinew threads for whip-stitching hides on the flesh side
Cook under a preheated grill, skin side up, until the skin is crispy and then turn over and cook the flesh side
for one minute.
Turn the duck over, cook on the flesh side
for 5 mins until browned, then take off the heat and allow to rest in the pan (cook for a few minutes longer if you like it well done).
Coat the duck breasts with olive oil and place skin side down into the hot pans, leave for 3 minutes, turn flesh side
down for 30 seconds, return to skin side down and place in oven for 10-12 minutes.
Fry for 2-3mins, until skin is golden and crisp, then spread pine nut mix over flesh side
Lay flesh side
down on cooking grate (close lid if using gas) and grill, carefully turning once with a wide spatula, until just opaque but still moist-looking in center of thickest part (cut to test), 9 to 10 minutes total.
In a non-stick frying pan, over a high heat, cook the mackerel skin side down for three minutes and flesh side
down for one minute.
After a few minutes, slide a palette knife under the fillets and flip them over - cook for just a few seconds on the flesh side
In a large ovenproof frying pan, fry the fillets in the olive oil for 1 minute on the flesh side
then cook for 3-4 mins on skin side.
Grill, flesh side
down, over direct high heat until you can lift fillets with tongs off grate without them sticking, 6 to 8 minutes.