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Kidneys with Red Wine and Mushrooms

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  Veal kidneys/8 lamb kidney 3 , prepared and cleaned
  Olive oil 1 Tablespoon
  Shallots 2 , peeled and finely chopped
  Red wine 1⁄4 Pint (150 Milliliter, 2/3 Cup)
  Thyme 1 Pinch
  Marjoram 1 Pinch
  Bay leaf 1
  Salt To Taste
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Fresh mushrooms 4 Ounce, sliced (100 Gram, 1/4 Pound)
  Butter 4 Tablespoon
  Tomato puree 2 Tablespoon (Paste)
  Stock 1⁄4 Pint (150 Milliliter, 2/3 Cup)
  Freshly chopped parsley 1 Tablespoon

Cut kidneys into 1 cm/1/2 m cubes.
Drop them into boiling water, and cook for 2 min.
Drain and set aside.
In a large saucepan, saute shallots in oil.
Add wine, bring to the boil and reduce by one-third.
Add thyme, marjoram, bay leaf, salt and pepper.
Meanwhile saute mushrooms in one-third of the butter.
Add tomato puree and stock.
Blend until smooth.
Add reduced wine mixture to mushrooms and stock.
Simmer to reduce.
In a frying pan, saute kidneys in remaining butter over a brisk heat for 5 min.
Add to sauce, and cook for further 5 min or until tender.
Sprinkle with parsley, and serve immediately, with boiled rice.

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Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1321 Calories from Fat 731

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 83 g127.2%

Saturated Fat 38.6 g192.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 2139.7 mg713.2%

Sodium 1594 mg66.4%

Total Carbohydrates 26 g8.6%

Dietary Fiber 3.1 g12.3%

Sugars 3.5 g

Protein 96 g192.6%

Vitamin A 107.4% Vitamin C 98.8%

Calcium 15.6% Iron 126%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Kidneys With Red Wine And Mushrooms Recipe