Cindy's Mother's Pate
Contributed by: Cindy and Carl Lorusso
1 lb chicken livers
1 med onion, coarsely chopped
1/2 cup milk
3/4 cup butter
1 tsp salt
1/4 tsp nutmeg
1/2 tsp dry mustard
1/8 tsp cloves
1/4 tsp pepper
pinch of thyme
1/4 cup sherry or brandy
Trim livers and place in a bowl with the onions.
Add milk and refrigerate overnight.
Drain well, and sauté in oil until tender (10 min) and allow to cool.
Process in food processor to a smooth paste, add butter cream and seasonings and blend.
Add sherry or brandy. Pour into a mold and refrigerate until firm.
Serve with melba toast.
Yields: one 9 x 4 loaf
Preparation Time: 30 minutes, not including overnight soak and 3 - 4 hours chilling time.
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