Yield: 4 servings
|4 slices||Salmon, sliced, thin, about 4 oz each|
|1 each||Egg white|
|1 cup||Cream, heavy|
|¼ cup||Shallots, minced|
|¼ cup||Vinegar, wine, red|
|\N \N||Salt (to taste)|
|\N \N||Pepper, white (to taste)|
|2 tablespoons||Vinegar, wine|
|½ cup||Wine, white|
|2 tablespoons||Shallots, minced|
|¼ pounds||Butter, softened|
|⅛ cup||Cream, heavy|
Put the scallops into a food processor and puree.
Add egg white and blend for a few seconds.
Slowly add cream and season with salt and white pepper.
Lightly pound salmon to a uniform thickness and divide the mousse among the filets. Roll filets into cylinders and place in a buttered baking pan.
Sprinkle with shallots, vinegar, wine and pepper, Bake for 5 to 10 minutes in a 250 - 275 F oven, or until just done.
Serve with Buerre Blanc.
Buerre Blanc: =============
Put the shallots in a pan with vinegar and reduce until the liquid is evaporated.
Whisk in butter until a smooth emulsion is formed.
Add cream and cook carefully for a minute.
Source: Great Chefs of New Orleans, Tele-record Productions : Box 71112, New Orleans, Louisiana - 1983 : Chef Michel Marcais, Begue's Restaurant, New Orleans