Exciting Escargots - Hot and tasty - A kitchen workhorse and the foundation of many party Appetizers, Hors d'oeuvre, and SnacksRated 4.7 / 5 based on 11 reviews
Prep Time: 10 min Total Time: 35 min Yield: 8 Serving
Nutrition Facts: 240 calories 9 grams fat
1 cup unsalted butter
36 large escargots -- canned
3 tablespoons garlic -- minced
1 cup Margarita Jalapeno Salsa
2 tablespoons New Mexico red chiles -- crushed
12 flour or corn tortillas -- OR
1 small loaf French bread -- sliced
Preheat oven to 425F.
Melt butter in a skillet; add garlic & saute until garlic barely begins to turn golden. Place 6 escargots in each of 6 individual casseroles; drizzle evenly with garlic butter. Spoon 2 heaping tablespoons salsa evenly over escargots in each casserole; sprinkle 1 teaspoon of crushed chile over each. Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until sauce sizzles. Meanwhile, warm tortillas (or slice & warm French bread). Serve escargots with tortillas or bread for dunking in the sauce.
Makes 6 servings.
"Sorry, but this was just WAY TO SALTY for my family. I followed the recipe exactly. If I ever try it again, I will definately cut the dry ranch dressing in half as you suggested." - mrs. dj
"You've got to be kidding. 2000 mg of sodium? Don't think so.Joyce Heddin" - charles b.
"Is the celery necessary or can I skip it? I can't stand the taste of celery!" - j. b.
"i see alot of people substituting alot of ingredients in this recipe, which kinda defeats the purpose. ive been using it for years, this is a genuine sauce recipe from someone who knew better than us. for instance, the fennel is a key ingredient so dont skip it. once i didnt have any so i added ... " - danboy357
"I followed the recipe exactly-once for Christmas Day, the next time for New year's Eve. Both times it was a big hit, with people asking how I made it. I added some frozen fruit icecubes & I made sure the Golden Circle fruit juice packs & soft drink bottles were in the freezer for a while before I made them, so that they were-not frozen of course-but icy cold. There were a few slivers of ice in the fruit juice actually. Very easy to make, liked by just about everyone. Good recipe to have." - sherri3802
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