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Montsaugeon trout fillets from La Forge Sainte Marie Castels

Ingredients for 6 people : 6 large pink trout fillets 50 cl Muid Montsaugeon ( Chardonnay wine) 2 shallots chopped 1 onion chopped 2 lemons 1 carrot chopped 20 cl double cream salt and pepper persley Prepare the “court bouillon” : stock with the wine, onion, lemon juice, carrot and a little water. Place the fish in a baking tray and pour in the court bouillon. Bake in the oven for 15 minutes at 160°C. Cook the shallots in a little butter in a pan... Read more


Clafoutis Limousin : The recipe of Château Leychoisier

It’s the cherry season at last ! Picked in your garden before going on holidays or bought at a market near your Castel, these fruits are delicious eaten naturally or cooked ! The Castel « Le Château Leychoisier »  offers you the recipe from the Limousin region, making for a successful clafoutis ! Read more


Duck foie gras terrine from Parc de Fierbois

Whilst holidaying in New Aquitaine, it would be impossible to resist a taste of foie gras, a speciality of the region. Food lovers have been known to leave with full baskets of produce to take home ! Read more


Grande Métairie Fried King Prawns

Here is a simple festive recipe to make from the coast of Brittany, Carnac to be more exact ! Read more


Breton recipe : Paris-Brest

November 2, 2016 Bretagne, Regional gastronomy 0

Paris-Brest is the typical dessert of Brittany. In the shape of a crown, the base is made of puff pastry, filled with praline flavoured mousse then scattered with flaked almonds. Paris-Brest was created in 1910 by the pastry cook Louis Durand due to a request from the creator of the famous bike race bearing the same name . Originally the shape of the cake represented the wheel of a bike ! Read more


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