Gastronomixs

Mini beef croquette

The ‘bitterbal’ or mini croquette is a classic Dutch snack that is often served with mustard. Its name is derived from the drink with which the snack is often served; a ‘bittertje’ or an alcoholic drink.   

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Ingredients

1.2

kg

lean beef

2.4

litres

water

As needed:

 

bouquet garni

18

g

gelatin

300

g

butter

360

g

flour

150

g

whipping cream

120

g

egg yolks

30

g

parsley, finely chopped

As needed:

 

nutmeg

As needed:

 

mustard

As needed:

 

salt and pepper

As needed:

 

flour

As needed:

 

egg white

As needed:

 

coarse breadcrumbs

Preparation method

Serving suggestions

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