Ingredients Jump to Instructions ↓

  1. 4 (4-ounce) portions caribou

  2. 2 1/2 ounces butter

  3. 6 1/2 ounces wild mushrooms

  4. 2 tablespoons currant jelly

  5. 1 shallot, minced

  6. 1 cup veal stock

  7. 3/4 cup red wine

  8. Salt and pepper

  9. 5 large Yukon gold potatoes

  10. 1 small head garlic , roasted and mashed

  11. 1 1/2 ounces butter

  12. 3 1/2 ounces bacon, cooked and chopped fine

  13. 1/2 cup milk, hot

  14. 1/4 pound asparagus , peeled and blanched

  15. 1/4 pound snow peas , trimmed and blanched

  16. 1/4 pound bok choy , blanched

  17. 1/4 pound string beans, trimmed and blanched

  18. Butter, for sauteing

  19. Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper

Instructions Jump to Ingredients ↑

  1. Caribou Loin and Sauce: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

  2. Put 2 1/2 ounces of butter and 1 tablespoon of vegetable oil in a large saute pan and heat. Season the caribou with salt and pepper. Sear caribou over low heat. Remove the meat from the pan, add the wild mushrooms and shallots . After searing the meat, put it in a pan and cook in the oven for 15 minutes. It is very important that you served this meat rare or medium rare.

  3. Deglaze the pan with the red wine. Add the veal stock and the currant jelly. Reduce the mixture by half. Add salt and pepper, to taste.

  4. Potatoes:

  5. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Peel the potatoes and boil for 20 to 25 minutes. Drain the potatoes and mash. Place back in the pot with 1-1/2 ounce of butter , the mashed roasted garlic, the roasted bacon and the hot milk.

  6. Vegetables:

  7. Working in batches, in a large saute pan over high heat, melt butter and toss to heat vegetable through. Season with salt and pepper.

  8. Dressing of the plate: In a plate, place a quenelle of mashed potato, the blanched vegetables on the side and then the meat. Pour the sauce on the meat.


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