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Crostini Di Acciughe

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  French bread slices 8 (Each 1/2 Inch Thick)
  Butter 2 Ounce
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Melted butter 1 Tablespoon
  Flour 1 Tablespoon (Leveled)
  Milk 1⁄4 Pint
  Grated parmesan cheese 1 Ounce
  Anchovy fillets 8
  Butter 1 Ounce
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

A rich and satisfying starter with a memorable flavour.
Fry the bread in the hot butter and olive oil until crisp and golden on both sides.
Drain on soft kitchen paper then stand in the grill pan.
Heat the melted butter in a saucepan.
Stir in the flour and cook for 2 minutes without boiling.
Gradually blend in the milk.
Cook, stirring, until the sauce comes to the boil and thickens.
Simmer for 2 minutes.
Stir in 1 oz. (1/4 cup) Parmesan cheese then season well to taste with salt and pepper.
Spoon equal amounts over the fried bread in the grill pan then top each with an anchovy fillet.
Sprinkle the rest of the Parmesan cheese over each, then dot with flakes of butter.
Brown quickly under a hot grill

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2241 Calories from Fat 1200

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 135 g208.1%

Saturated Fat 64.3 g321.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 301.2 mg100.4%

Sodium 6570.7 mg273.8%

Total Carbohydrates 196 g65.3%

Dietary Fiber 8 g31.9%

Sugars 14.9 g

Protein 67 g133.1%

Vitamin A 55% Vitamin C 1.1%

Calcium 78.1% Iron 69.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Crostini Di Acciughe Recipe