Trout Au Bleu
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Gut 4 roughly 1/2 lb. rainbow trouts, leaving
heads attached and taking care not to rub off slime on skin. For
best results, trout should be freshly killed. With a large needle
and strong thread, sew tail of each to gill so that trout forms a
Cook 1/2 portion soup greens with several peppercorns and 1
bay leaf in 4 cups salted water until vegetables are tender. Strain,
discarding vegetables, add 1 cup wine vinegar.
Place fish into this
acidulated stock and simmer gently 8-10 minutes. Remove fish and let
cool on rack, then chill in fridge. Turn out on lettuce lined
platter and dress with mayonnaise or serve it on the side.