3 tb Shallots; finely chopped
1 lg Garlic clove
peeled and finely chopped
1 1/2 cup of Fresh breadcrumbs
1/2 cup of Fresh parsley; fine chopped
Salt and pepper; to taste
This mixture makes a nice crispy coating for chicken, roast lamb, or
Combine all ingredients, tossing well. Pat onto chicken (whole or
pieces), lamb or fish during last 20 to 30 minutes of cooking time to
crisp crumbs. Do not baste, or crumbs will become soft
Persillade freezes well
From Nancy Enright's Canadian Herb Cookbook. By Nancy Enright.
Toronto: James Lorimer & Company, Publishers, 1985. Pg. 90. ISBN
0-88862-788-2. Posted by Cathy Harned.