"What are rissoles anyway? What are they for?"

Innes is not impressed with Mrs Collins's rissoles, which, if she made the plain meat version pictured here, may not be surprising given his sophisticated tastes.

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What a pity Mrs Collins didn't have the internet, and then she could have found a more glamourous type of rissole to offer her guests, such as this pastry-covered version. I think they look quite tasty.

Rissoles in Pastry
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