pate de foie gras

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a pate made from goose liver (marinated in Cognac) and truffles


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The starter was fried fillet of sole wrapped in smoked salmon and garnished with scampi; the main course was filet of roast deer stuffed with pate de foie gras served with truffle sauce, and both these dishes were favourites of Churchill.
The protest was aimed at Selfridges' sale of pate de foie gras considered cruel by many people because it involves force feeding ducks and geese to enlarge their livers.
In the election campaign of 1840, William Henry Harrison delivered the coup de grace to his opponent, President Martin Van Buren, by charging that Van Buren's tastes ran not to real American food, but to soup a la reine and pate de foie gras.
Second is pate de foie gras and cress, representing the decadent Edwardian era to 1910.
That's why he urged his boss to introduce Senate Bill 861, which prohibits not only the production of pate de foie gras - pronounced paTAY deh fwah grah - but also the sale or serving of foods that contain the "fatty liver" of force-fed fowl.
l Yorkshire puds l Aberdeen Angus fillet and tarragon l Brioche croutes topped with pate de foie gras and Chardonnay jelly l Peking duck with cucumber, scallions and hoisin sauce l Crisp pastry filled with wild mushrooms in a Madeira sauce l Parmesan shortbread topped with goat's cheese, slow-roasted tomatoes and rocket pesto l Filo cups filled with smoked salmon, poached quails egg and hollandaise l Pecorino and gruyere cheese straws l Prawn cocktail l Tiny lemon blinis topped with creme fraiche
Geese on pate farms in California, of which there is reportedly only one, will no longer be force-fed to create the fatty liver that some gourmands savor when prepared as pate de foie gras.
The practice grossly enlarges the birds' livers which are then used to make the delicacy pate de foie gras.
Maybe the kids on the councilest ates throw pate de foie gras at each other instead of half-bricks.
According to the British Sun newspaper, the 60,000 delegates dined on delicacies, including 4,400 pounds of fillet steak, 450 pounds of salmon, more than 1,000 pounds of lobster and shellfish, 1,000 pounds of bacon and sausages, buckets of caviar and piles of pate de foie gras.
History has a way of making boobs of its contemporary critics, and one might suggest that Pablo Cruise has its critics eating something less than pate de foie gras.
The Duke and Duchess of Hamilton said they were no longer shopping at Edinburgh department store Jenners, over its refusal to stop stocking pate de foie gras.
At the charcuterie, you can browse around a range of hams, pates, sausages and cold cuts, while the deluxe fixture features pate de foie gras, caviar and smoked salmon.
Rachael Maskell, head of health at Unite, said: "As he enjoys pate de foie gras and a glass of Sancerre, he may wish to contemplate the chaos left by Andrew Lansley and how best to stop the privatisation of the much-loved NHS.