Smalls Bar's radishes with bone-marrow rouille

"Smalls bar's radish with bone marrow is delicious. I'd love to get my hands on the recipe."

Frank Blatchford

Auckland, New Zealand

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You'll need

16 mixed radishes, trimmed, scrubbed, halved lengthways or quartered Extra-virgin olive oil and beetroot powder to serve   Bone-marrow rouille 1 egg, at room temperature 80 gm peeled, diced sebago potato 40 gm bone marrow, from about 1kg split marrow bones ¼ tsp butter ¼ tsp dried chilli flakes


  • 01
  • For bone marrow rouille, cook egg in a saucepan of simmering salted water over medium heat for 8 minutes (just under hard-boiled), place in cold water to cool, then peel and set aside. Meanwhile, boil potato in a separate saucepan until tender (10-14 minutes). Drain and set aside. Heat a frying pan over medium-high heat, add butter and fry marrow until browned at the edges (1-2 minutes). Transfer to a blender along with chilli flakes, egg and potato and blend until smooth (2-3 minutes).
  • 02
  • Arrange radishes and spoonfuls of bone-marrow rouille on plates, drizzle with extra-virgin olive oil, dust with beetroot powder and serve.

Beetroot powder is avaliable from Herbie's Spices. Order marrow bones from a butcher.

At A Glance

  • Serves 8 people
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At A Glance

  • Serves 8 people

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April 2016

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