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Roast Breast Of Veal With Sour Cream And Tarragon

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  Boneless veal breast 3 Pound (1 1/2 Kilogram, 1 Piece)
  Butter 6 Tablespoon
  Onions 2 Medium, chopped
  Soft bread crumbs 125 Gram (1 Cup)
  Chopped tarragon 1 Tablespoon
  Lemon 1 , rind grated
  Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Eggs 2 , beaten
  Veal stock 250 Milliliter (1 Cup, Made From The Bones)
  Sour cream 150 Milliliter (1 Cup)
  Tarragon sprigs 4
  Pepper To Taste

Preheat the oven to 375°F (100°C).
Lay the veal flat on a board, skin side down.
Season with salt and pepper.
Melt 3 tablespoons of the butter in a frying pan and fry the onions until soft.
Remove the pan from the heat and mix in the bread crumbs, tarragon, lemon rind and juice.
Season to taste and bind with the egg.
Spread the stuffing over the veal and roll up like a jelly roll.
Secure with string.
Melt the remaining butter in a roasting pan.
Put in the meat and roast for about if hours, basting frequently with the juices.
Transfer the meat to a heated serving dish.
Pour the stock into the pan and bring to a boil on top of the stove, scraping in the bits.
Boil until reduced by half.
Remove the pan from the heat, allow to cool a little and stir in the sour cream and the tarragon sprigs.
Reheat but do not boil.
Adjust the seasoning.
Remove the string and carve the meat into slices.
Pour over a little of the sauce, serving the rest in a gravy boat.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
60 Minutes
Ready In: 
75 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 750 Calories from Fat 476

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 53 g81.9%

Saturated Fat 24.7 g123.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 276.8 mg92.3%

Sodium 507.3 mg21.1%

Total Carbohydrates 21 g7.2%

Dietary Fiber 2.4 g9.7%

Sugars 5.1 g

Protein 46 g92.3%

Vitamin A 14.8% Vitamin C 25.9%

Calcium 14.6% Iron 20.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Roast Breast Of Veal With Sour Cream And Tarragon Recipe