The Making of a Cassoulet

1. Lard is cubed for a paste.Jean-Luc Barde
2. Sausages are flavored with a paste of garlic and onion (some cooks smooth their paste with lard, we recommend using water instead).Jean-Luc Barde
3. Small cassoles are carefully layered with beans.Jean-Luc Barde
4. The finished cassoulet has a golden brown crust.Jean-Luc Barde