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Marrons are delicately flavoured freshwater crayfish.


  • Extra Virgin Olive Oil

  • 4 Marron Cut in half and cleaned

  • sea salt

  • freshly Ground black Pepper

  • 0.5 large Spanish Onion dice

  • 0.5 large Avocado dice

  • 4 small ripe Tomatoes large dice

  • 6 Italian Basil torn

  • of 2 Lemon


  • 1.

    Heat a little extra virgin olive oil in a large fry pan.

  • 2.

    Add the marrons, flesh side down.

  • 3.

    Turn once during cooking, seasoning the flesh with freshly ground pepper and adding a dash of extra virgin olive oil.

  • 4.

    The marrons are cooked when they turn red and the flesh is just firm.

  • 5.

    To make the salsa, simply mix the onion with the avocado, tomato, and basil.

  • 6.

    Add a splash of extra virgin olive oil and season with salt and pepper.

  • 7.

    To serve, arrange the marrons on a large platter and serve the salsa over the top.

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sounds like a great recipe