Stuffing for Mushroom Caps. Clean and finely chop six mushroom caps; add one tablespoon each of parsley and onion finely chopped, and one tablespoon butter. Moisten with Espagnole Sauce (See p. 268).
Chateaubriand of Beef Trim off fat and skin from three pounds of beef cut from centre of fillet and flatten with a broad-bladed cleaver. Sprinkle with salt, brush over with olive oil, and broil over a clear fire twenty minutes. Remove to serving dish, garnish with red pepper cut in fancy shapes and parsley. Serve with
Espagnole Sauce. To one and one-half cups rich brown sauce add two-thirds teaspoon meat extract, one tablespoon lemon juice, and one and one-half tablespoons finely chopped parsley. Just before serving add one tablespoon butter and salt and pepper to taste.
Chop finely lean raw beef, season with salt and pepper, shape in small flat cakes, and broil in greased broiler or frying-pan. Spread with butter, or serve with Ma&lcirc;tre d'Hôtel Butter. forming the cakes, handle as little as possible; for if pressed too compactly, cakes will be solid.
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