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Beef Tongue with Pomelo Sauce https://www.metro.ca/userfiles/image/recipes/Langue-boeuf-sauce-pomelos-82.jpg PT40M PT3H30M PT5H10M
Soak the beef tongue at least one hour in fresh water with a little vinegar. Drain and rinse under cold water. In a heavy pan, cover tongue with water and add onion, carrot, celery and bouquet garni; salt and pepper. Simmer about 3 hours until meat is tender. Drain and reserve cooking broth. Remove the skin, small bones and cartilage from the tongue. Purée the vegetables. Sauce: Melt butter in a small pan; add flour. Cook the roux over low heat until it whitens. Gradually add the hot tongue broth; stir. Add puréed vegetables to the sauce. Cook gently, stirring with a wooden spoon until the sauce thickens. Stir in brown sugar, juice and zest of grapefruit. Thinly slice the tongue and arrange on a heated serving dish; top with the sauce. Garnish with grapefruit sections (pomelos).
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3 lbs (1 1/2 kg) beef tongue 1 onion 2 ribs celery 1 carrot 1 bouquet garni 2 tsp. (10 mL) Salt pepper to taste 1 large grapefruit peeled and sectioned
Beef Tongue with Pomelo Sauce

Beef Tongue with Pomelo Sauce

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4
servings
0:40
Preparation
3:30
COOKING
5:10
TOTAL TIME

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Ingredients

  • 3 lbs
    (1 1/2 kg)
    beef tongue
  • 1
    onion
  • 2
    ribs celery
  • 1
    carrot
  • 1
    bouquet garni
  • 2 tsp.
    (10 mL)
    Salt

  • pepper to taste
  • sauce :

  • 2 Tbsp.
    (30 mL)
    sweet butter
  • 2 Tbsp.
    (30 mL)
    flour
  • 3 cups
    (750 mL)
    tongue cooking broth
  • 3 Tbsp.
    (45 mL)
    brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)
    fresh pink grapefruit juice
  • 1 Tbsp.
    (15 mL)
    zest of grapefruit
  • 1
    large grapefruit peeled and sectioned
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Preparation

Soak the beef tongue at least one hour in fresh water with a little vinegar.

Drain and rinse under cold water.

In a heavy pan, cover tongue with water and add onion, carrot, celery and bouquet garni; salt and pepper.

Simmer about 3 hours until meat is tender.

Drain and reserve cooking broth.

Remove the skin, small bones and cartilage from the tongue.

Purée the vegetables.

Sauce:

Melt butter in a small pan; add flour.

Cook the roux over low heat until it whitens.

Gradually add the hot tongue broth; stir.

Add puréed vegetables to the sauce.

Cook gently, stirring with a wooden spoon until the sauce thickens.

Stir in brown sugar, juice and zest of grapefruit.

Thinly slice the tongue and arrange on a heated serving dish; top with the sauce.

Garnish with grapefruit sections (pomelos).

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