a stew of braised meat, usually beef
Daube is a classic Provençal stew made with inexpensive beef braised in wine, vegetables, garlic, and herbes de Provence, and traditionally cooked in a daubière, a braising pan. The meat used in daube is cut from the shoulder and back of the bull, though some suggest they should be made from three cuts of meat: the "gelatinous shin for body, short ribs for flavor, and chuck for firmness." Although most modern recipes call for red wine, a minority call for white, as do the earliest recorded daube recipes. Daube is adapted in New Orleans cuisine to make daube glacé. Variations also call for olives, prunes, and flavoring with duck fat, vinegar, brandy, lavender, nutmeg, cinnamon, cloves, juniper berries, or orange peel. For best flavor, it is cooked in several stages, and cooled for a day after each stage to allow the flavors to meld together. In the Camargue and Béarn area of France, bulls killed in bullfighting festivals are often used for daube. Traditionally it should be cooked for a long-time and prepared the night before it is served. It is generally served with noodles, rice or mashed potatoes. Daube with lamb is traditionally made with white wine.
The numerical value of daube in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of daube in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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