Total Time
2hrs
Prep 0 mins
Cook 2 hrs

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oil in a large pan, add jointed pigeon.
  2. Cook till brown.
  3. Remove from pan.
  4. Add onion and garlic and gently fry till soft.
  5. Add the brandy and wine and boil rapidly.
  6. Return pigeon to pan.
  7. Add the stock, honey, dried figs and lemon juice.
  8. Cover and simmer for one and half hours.
  9. strain cooking liquid.
  10. Mix flour with butter and whisk into sauce little-little to thicken.
  11. Add the pigeon and reheat.
  12. Adjust seasoning.
  13. Serve garnished with fresh figs.

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