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Liver Pielets

  Lamb liver 8 Ounce (New Zealand Variety)
  Bacon 2 Ounce
  Onions 2 Large, chopped (Use Medium To Large Sized)
  Butter 1 Ounce
  Mixed herbs 1 Pinch, crushed
  Canned onion soup/The same amount of meat stock flour 12 Ounce (3/4 Large Can Of 16 Ounce)
  Short crust pastry 4 Ounce
  Egg 1 , beaten (To Glaze)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

Cut up liver and bacon into pieces, using kitchen scissors.
Fry peeled and chopped onions in butter until well softened and golden, then add liver and bacon pieces and turn altogether in pan for a moment or two, add seasoning and herbs.
Divide mixture between individual heatproof dishes.
Moisten well with heated onion soup or meat stock, thickened with flour.
Leave to cool while making pastry.
Roll out pastry moderately thinly and cut out small rings, using cutters of two sizes, or if preferred cut circles of paste to cover top of dishes.
The small rings should be arranged overlapping round edges of dish, with a ring for the middle.
Large circles should be placed on top lightly.
Brush over pastry surfaces with a little beaten egg and bake in hot oven (425-450°F - Gas Mark 6-7) about 20 minutes, until pastry is golden brown.
Serve piping hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1060 Calories from Fat 452

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 51 g78.4%

Saturated Fat 21.8 g109%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 287.4 mg95.8%

Sodium 1669.8 mg69.6%

Total Carbohydrates 88 g29.2%

Dietary Fiber 11.9 g47.8%

Sugars 31 g

Protein 69 g137.8%

Vitamin A 3705% Vitamin C 77.1%

Calcium 17.7% Iron 193.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Liver Pielets Recipe