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Pressed Veal Loaf

  Veal shank meat 1 Pound, save stock
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Celery seed 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Onion 1 Small
  Cayenne pepper To Taste
  Minced green pepper 2 Tablespoon
  Stock 2 1⁄4 Cup (36 tbs)
  Gelatin 1 Tablespoon
  Hard boiled eggs 3
  Lemon 1⁄2 , juiced

Boil the veal in cold water to which the salt, minced onion, and celery seed have been added.
When meat is tender, remove and either grind or cut into small cubes.
If there is not enough stock left, add enough beef consomme to make 2/3 cups.
To the stock add the gelatin which has been soaking in cold water.
Season to taste with salt, pepper, cayenne, and add the lemon juice.
Let simmer for about 5 minutes.
Add the meat.
Line a loaf mold with the sliced hard-boiled egg and green peppers.
Pour in meat mixture (let cool before pouring) and let congeal.
Unmold on lettuce or water cress.
Slice and serve with mayonnaise or any dressing.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 991 Calories from Fat 353

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 39 g60.4%

Saturated Fat 11.6 g58.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1070.5 mg356.8%

Sodium 2420.2 mg100.8%

Total Carbohydrates 20 g6.5%

Dietary Fiber 4.5 g18.1%

Sugars 8 g

Protein 136 g271.2%

Vitamin A 31.5% Vitamin C 95.4%

Calcium 29.5% Iron 41.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Pressed Veal Loaf Recipe