Balkenbrij - Dutch Scrapple

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READY IN: 1hr 40mins
Recipe by mollypaul

Hollanders like plain, substantial food and lots of it. From the Michigan Dutch chapter of the United States Regional Cookbook, Culinary Arts Institute of Chicago, 1947. Cooling time not included in preparation time.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cover meat and liver with water and cook until tender, about an hour.
  2. Season to taste.
  3. When broth has reduced by half, chop meat finely and return to liquid.
  4. Stir in enough buckwheat flour to make a stiff batter; cook until thickened.
  5. Lightly grease a loaf pan; fill with batter.
  6. Refrigerate.
  7. To use, slice and fry in butter or bacon grease until golden brown.

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