Brandied rabbit in mustard sauce

Yield: 1 servings

1 med Rabbit, cut up, frying

1 tbsp Olive oil

1 tbsp Butter or margarine

1 med Onion, cut in four

Whole cloves

Bouquet garni *

Salt to taste

Brandy

4 tbsp Whipping cream

1 1/2 tbsp Grainy coarse Dijon Mustard

Procedures

* see bouquet garni recipe for ingredients.

Calories: 311; protein 27 g.; carbohydrate 3 g.; fat 21 g/serving.

Wipe meat pieces and trim off any fat.

Heat olive oil and butter or margarine in large skillet until bubbly.

Add meat pieces and saute on all sides until browned.

While browning, press whole cloves into onion chunks (generously).

Add chunks to skillet in between meat pieces; add bouquet garni.

Sprinkle with salt.

Generously "slosh" brandy over top (at least ½ cup).

Cover.

Cook over medium to low heat about 30 minutes or until meat is cooked through.

Remove meat pieces from pan and keep warm.

Discard onion chunks, cloves and bouquet garni.

Increase heat to medium high.

Add cream and mustard; cook, stirring constantly until slightly thickened.

Return meat to pan and coat on all sides with sauce. serve at once