Cold foie-grass with sautéed apple and curd mousse

120 min
Type of dish: Birds
Temperature: Cold
Cuisine type: French cuisine
Seasonal period: All year
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Ingredients for 5 portions
Ingredients for portions/units
Sugar 0.002 kg
Table salt 7.0 g
Armagnac 0.001 l
Fuji apple 0.25 kg
Sugar 0.05 kg
Olive oil 0.01 l
Curd 0.2 kg
Cream 0.075 l
Sugar 0.02 kg
Fish tails 2.0 g
Macadamia nuts 0.01 kg
Salt flakes 1.0 g
Butter 0.1 kg
Pedro ximenez, moscatel fernando castilla 0.2 l
Glazed fruit 50.0 g
Orange sauce 0.25 l
Sugar 0.067 kg
Water 0.067 l
Medium golden apple 0.067 kg
Oranges 0.067 kg

For the foie-gras:

  • Devein the foie-gras and season (salt, pepper and sugar) and bake it in the oven at 60 ºC until it starts to release fat and juices. Wrap it in plastic wrap and put it in a mould with a weight on top and leave it to cool for 12 hours.
  • 100g of cooked foie-gras per portion.

For the apple:

  • Peel and chop each apple into about 10 segments, sauté with olive oil, add the sugar, let it caramelise and add a little water. Leave to cook covered.
  • Remove and cool.

For the curd mousse:

  • Heat up a piece of the curd.
  • Add the rest of the curd and the sugar and then mix.
  • Place in the refrigerator and once cold, add the semi-whipped cream carefully.
  • Keep in the refrigerator.



  • Toasted bread and butter on a separate plate.
  • Decorate with glazed fruit.


  • Place the foie-gras (2 or 3 pieces per portion cut with a hot knife).
  • Place three apple segments and 1 or 2 mousse quenelles sprinkled with grated macadamia next to it. Decorate with a green vegetable.
  • Decorate with the sweet wine reduction.
  • Place the bread and butter on a separate plate.


Nutritional information (1 portion)
Fiber 3.07 g
Saturates 21.86 g
Monounsaturated fatty acids 17.89 g
Polyunsaturated fatty acids 3.67 g
Cholesterol 269.15 mg
Calcium 138.3 mg
Iron 5.21 mg
Zinc 2.12 mg
Vitamin A 6905.79 ug
Vitamin C 53.38 g
Folic acid 51.55 ug
Salt (Sodium) 636.37 mg
Sugars 186.69 g
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