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Brains Milan Style

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Ingredients
  Lamb brain 4
  Vinegar 2 Teaspoon
  Bouquet garni 1
  Flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Soft bread crumbs 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Sage leaves 4
  Lemon wedges 4
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Put the brains in a bowl of cold water with 1 tsp of the vinegar.
2) Soak for 15 minutes.
3) Drain the brains.
4) Holding them under running water, carefully pull away membranes and blood vessels.

MAKING
5) In a saucepan, put the brains and cover with cold water.
6) Add the remaining vinegar, salt and bouquet garni.
7) Bring to a boil, then remove from the heat.
8) Leave to cool in the liquid.
9) Drain the brains and dry on paper towels.
10) Break into small pieces and coat with the flour.
11) Beat the egg.
12) Dip the brains into the egg, then coat with the bread crumbs.
13) In a skillet, melt the butter till foaming.
14) Add the brains and cook for 5 minutes till brown on all sides.

SERVING
15) Garnish with sage leaves and serve with lemon wedges.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Browned
Ingredient: 
Lamb
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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