Royal sea bream dressed with vitelotte potato Serves 1 Preparation 25 mins Cooking 15 mins
• 150g sea bream • 100g purple potatoes • 1 egg yolk • 10g clarified butter • 20g veal juice • 10g olive oil • 4g potato starch • 70g orange juice • 1 rosemary sprig • 10g white wine • 100g fresh cream • 0.5g black pepper • 1g fine salt
Remove the edges of the fish using tweezers. Cut two rectangles of parchment paper slightly larger than the f ish f illets. Put the f ish on it with skin on top. Peel the potatoes, wash them and slice them very thinly. Cut them as thin scales with an apple corer. Put the potato flakes in a pan. Cover them with cold water. Then boil the potato for 1 minute and drain. Place the flakes in a container of clarified butter. Mix. Add to the mixture the potato starch using a teaspoon. Mix the egg yolk, water and a pinch of salt using a teaspoon. Brush the top of the fish fillets and its sides. Arrange the scales of potato on the fish starting by the head till the tail while overlapping them. Leave them 15 minutes in the refrigerator. Sauce preparation Squeeze the oranges. Pour the juice into a saucepan with the rosemary needles and reduce to dry on medium heat. Add the white wine and reduce by half. Incorporate the cream, the salt and the pepper. Reduce the sauce by half over high heat for about 10 minutes until it is homogenized. Cooking process Cover the pan with olive oil. Place the sea bream in the pan and cook for 5 minutes until the potato becomes crispy. Filter the sauce. Cover the plate with the sauce. Draw some scales of veal juice. Place the sea bream on the serving plate.