how to cook bass

Baked Bass With White Wine


  1. white wine
  2. mushroom liquor
  3. salt and pepper
  4. butter
  5. three tablespoonfuls of flour
  6. yolks of three eggs
  7. lemon juice


Put a bass into a baking-dish with salt, pepper and mushroom liquor to season, and enough white wine to moisten. Cover with foil paper and bake for fifteen minutes. Melt two tablespoonfuls of butter, add three tablespoonfuls of flour, and cook thoroughly. Add two cupfuls of white stock and cook until
thick, stirring constantly. Take from the fire and add the yolks of three eggs beaten with a little cold water, and the juice of half a lemon. Add a tablespoonful of butter and the juice in the baking-pan. Pour over the bass and serve.

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