Chestnut Patties with Cranberry Sauce Recipe© Copyright 2017. All rights reserved and enforced
You can make these patties a day ahead and refrigerate, or even make ahead and freeze.
Nice served with a salad made with watercress or rocket / arugula.
Number of servings: 4
Estimated Prep Time: 25 minutes
Estimated Cooking Time: 25 minutes
Spread the nuts on a cookie sheet, and broil / grill them for about 3 minutes or until golden brown.
Put in a food processor the onions and garlic, along with the nuts, chestnuts and the egg and whiz until combined (but not more than that, you want it still a bit coarse.) If you don't have a food processor, you could try mashing the chestnuts and nuts first then mixing the rest in.
Stir in the mustard, season with salt and pepper and any herbs that strike your fancy.
Form into 8 patties, brush them with the remaining two teaspoons of oil. Broil (aka grill in the UK) them for a few minutes on each side as far away from the heat source as you can get.
Meanwhile, mix and heat the cranberry sauce and orange juice in a saucepan or in the microwave.
Serve the patties with the sauce on the side.
Recipe notesThe two cans of chestnuts should equal about 450g or 1 pound or 16 oz.
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