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Rabbit With Fruit Sauce

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This Rabbit With Fruit Sauce is pretty good for shower or party use. I have listed only a few ingredients in this Rabbit With Fruit Sauce, use them and you have a great dish in front of you. Go for it!
  Rabbit 4 Pound, cut into serving pieces and fat removed
  Rice vinegar 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
  Water 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Onions 2 Medium, sliced
  Chopped celery 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Mixed pickling spices 1 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Bay leaves 3
  Chicken stock 2 Tablespoon
  Raisins 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Apple cider 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Chopped peeled apples 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Arrowroot 2 Teaspoon
  Cold water 2 Tablespoon
  Watercress sprigs 1 (For Garnish)

Place the rabbit in a large bowl.
Add the vinegar, 1 1/2 cups water, onions, celery, pickling spices, and bay leaves.
Cover the bowl and refrigerate for at least 24 hours, turning the rabbit pieces occasionally.
Remove the rabbit from the marinade and dry with paper towels.
Strain the marinade and reserve.
Dredge the rabbit pieces in flour, then brown in the stock in a large flameproof casserole.
Add the strained marinade, the raisins, and enough cider to cover the rabbit.
Bring to a boil.
Remove from heat, cover the casserole, and bake at 350° for 1 hour.
Remove the rabjbit and keep warm.
Strain the raisins from the braising liquid and reserve the liquid.
Press the raisins with the back of a spoon to release juices, then discard the raisins.
Place 1 cup of the braising liquid in a blender with the apples and process on medium speed until smooth.
Place with the remaining liquid in a medium-size saucepan and bring to a rolling boil, uncovered.
When the sauce has been reduced by nearly half, stir together the arrowroot and 2 tablespoons water and add to the saucepan.
Stir until the sauce is thickened.
Place the rabbit on a large serving platter and top with the sauce.
Garnish with watercress, if desired.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2910 Calories from Fat 396

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 44 g67.7%

Saturated Fat 13 g65%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1470.7 mg490.2%

Sodium 1045.7 mg43.6%

Total Carbohydrates 208 g69.2%

Dietary Fiber 21.5 g86%

Sugars 140.2 g

Protein 405 g810.5%

Vitamin A 12.5% Vitamin C 78.2%

Calcium 42.4% Iron 353.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Rabbit With Fruit Sauce Recipe