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In Andorra the specialities are meat, fish, seafood, foie gras and mushrooms, says the chief of one of the oldest traditional restaurants of Andorra, Marc Benet

Can Benet is one of the oldest family restaurants in the country that offers Andorran cuisine. It is located in the historical part of the city, next to the government and parliament of the principality. Andorran politicians and businessmen often have their lunch at the restaurant, and three years ago the restaurant was visited by …

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On January 17, La Seu D’Urgell celebrates Saint Anthony’s day with the preparation of more than 3,000 portions of escudella, the traditional winter dish of Catalonia

On January 17, La Seu D’Urgell celebrates Saint Anthony’s day with the preparation of more than 3,000 portions of escudella, the traditional winter dish of Catalonia, as well as neighboring Andorra. To prepare the escudella the city needs about 800 kg of vegetables, legumes, beef, pork and veal. The holiday starts at 12.00 with a …

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Tournedos with black truffle sauce, sweet potato chips and a Bavarian garnish

Tournedos with black truffle sauce, sweet potato chips and a Bavarian garnish

Portion for 4 people

Ingredients:

4 slices of veal fillet, 300g each

Olive oil, salt and pepper

 

For the sauce:

2 medium shallots

1 fresh truffle (50 g)

100 grams of foie gras (half-baked)

30 g of butter

A small glass of cognac for the flambe

A teaspoon of black caviar

200 ml of Madeira …

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Cocktail of cod, vegetable ratatouille and crispy parmesan cheese

Cod, vegetable ratatouille and crispy parmesan cheese cocktail

Ingredients:

500g of salted cod fillet

100g of olive oil

1 clove of garlic

Cayenne pepper

Finely chopped parsley

1 glass of milk

100g of apple puree

For the ratatouille:

1 green pepper

1 red pepper

1 onion

1 clove of garlic

1 zucchini

1 eggplant

2 ripe tomatoes

10g of tomato paste

1 glass of white wine

300g of grated parmesan cheese

1 spring onion

Greaseproof paper

Cooking …

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Venison medallions stewed in their own juice with rosemary

Venison medallions stewed in their own juice with rosemary

Ingredients:

1 boneless venison thigh

Salt and pepper

Rosemary

150g of pork bacon

1 onion

1 carrot

1 stalk of celery

1 clove of garlic

1 ripe tomato

1 glass of red wine

Demi-glace sauce

Mashed potatoes to garnish

Preparation:

Take 1 boneless venison thigh, cut it in half and stuff it with the bacon and rosemary. Well beat off, put …

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A salad of dandelions (xicoies), which grow at the foot of high mountains in early spring, just after the snow has gone

A salad of dandelions (xicoies), which grow at the foot of high mountains in early spring, just after the snow has gone.

Ingredients:

400 g of dandelion leaves sorted and cleaned

4 cloves of young garlic

1 apple, cut into strips

2 medium tomatoes, peeled

1 zucchini

2 eggs, hard boiled and finely chopped

1 zucchini, cooked on the grill

150 g finely chopped …

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