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Normandy Veal

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  Veal leg fillet 3⁄4 Pound
  Knuckle 1⁄2 Pound
  Carrots 2 Large
  Onions 3
  Mixed herbs 1 Bunch (100 gm)
  Fat 3 Tablespoon
  Pepper To Taste

Melt the fat in a fireproof dish over an asbestos mat, put in the meat, with a dash of pepper and stir till golden on all sides.
Add the stock, which should be fairly concentrated and heated before adding; only just cover the meat with it, then add sliced carrots, onions, quartered, and the bunch of mixed herbs.
Cover the dish, and seal the lid on with a flour-and-water paste, or with greaseproof paper tied on tightly, as for a boiled pudding, then the lid.
Cook in a very slow oven for 5 hours, shaking the dish now and again, but without uncovering it.
This is a dish which lends itself to preparation the day before it is to be eaten.
It is very good reheated, or cold.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 455 Calories from Fat 277

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 31 g47.3%

Saturated Fat 10.9 g54.7%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 98.6 mg32.9%

Sodium 113.1 mg4.7%

Total Carbohydrates 14 g4.5%

Dietary Fiber 3.1 g12.5%

Sugars 6.1 g

Protein 30 g60.5%

Vitamin A 128.3% Vitamin C 19.7%

Calcium 6.5% Iron 15.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Normandy Veal Recipe