Trout Marguery
Author: Epicurus.com Kitchens
Ingredients
  • 3 pounds tenderloin of trout
  • 3 Tablespoons olive oil
  • salt to taste
  • pepper to taste
  • watercress of parsley
  • Marguery Sauce:
  • 2 eggs yolks
  • 1 Cup butter, melted
  • 1/2 juice of lemon
  • 1 teaspoon flour
  • 1 Tablespoon water
  • paprika
  • 20 shrimp, cooked, chopped
  • 1/2 pound crabmeat, cooked
  • 1/2 Cup mushrooms, sliced
  • 1/4 Cup oyster liquor
Instructions
  1. 1. Place fish in buttered baking dish; rub with olive oil and season with salt and pepper.
  2. Bake in preheated 375 degrees F. oven 30 minutes.
  3. While trout bakes, prepare sauce.
  4. Place baked fish on heated platted; pour sauce over fish and garnish with watercress.
  5. MARGUERY SAUCE
  6. 1. Over hot (not boiling) water in double boiler, beat egg yolks with whisk until fluffy.
  7. Very slowly pour melted butter into yolks, whisking until thick.
  8. Add lemon juice, flour, water, paprika, shrimp, crabmeat, mushrooms and oyster liquor; heat. Season to taste.
Recipe by Epicurus.com Recipes at https://www.epicurus.com/food/recipes/trout-marguery/9167/