Chicken And Sweetbread Croquettes
|Sweetbreads||2 (1 Pair)|
|Water||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Onion||1⁄2 , minced|
|Pickling spice||1 Teaspoon|
|Ground cooked chicken||3 Cup (48 tbs) (Meat And Skin)|
|All purpose flour||6 Tablespoon|
|Light cream||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Onion juice||1 Teaspoon|
|Ground nutmeg||1⁄4 Teaspoon|
|Minced parsley||1 Tablespoon|
|Seasoned bread crumbs||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Fat||2 Cup (32 tbs) (For Frying)|
Soak sweetbreads in ice water 15 minutes; drain.
Cover with boiling water; add minced onion, pickling spice, and 1 tea spoon salt.
Simmer 20 minutes.
Drain; cover with ice water for 5 minutes.
Mince fine, discarding membrane and tubes.
Mix with ground chicken.
Stir in flour.
Gradually stir in cream.
Add onion juice, nutmeg, cayenne, and 1 teaspoon salt.
Cook, stirring constantly, over low heat until smooth and thick.
Add parsley and mix enough white sauce with chicken and sweetbreads to make a mixture stiff enough to hold its shape.
Spread in greased shallow pan and chill thoroughly.
Shape into croquettes about 1 x 1 x 2 1/2 inches.
Dip each croquette into beaten egg, then roll in crumbs, covering completely.
Let dry in a cool place or a refrigerator for 30 minutes or longer.
Fry only a few at a time.
Drop into hot deep fat (390°F on fat thermometer) and fry until golden brown, for about 2 to 4 minutes.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 7708 Calories from Fat 6126
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 684 g1052.9%
Saturated Fat 264.9 g1324.7%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 3482.1 mg1160.7%
Sodium 3445.1 mg143.5%
Total Carbohydrates 130 g43.5%
Dietary Fiber 8.7 g34.6%
Sugars 8.4 g
Protein 252 g504%
Vitamin A 167.9% Vitamin C 48.9%
Calcium 52.6% Iron 78.3%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet