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Barbecued Grilled Liver

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Alastair Little's Italian Kitchen

Alastair Little's Italian Kitchen

By Alastair Little

Published 1996

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This is the simplest way to cook liver. One danger is that the burnt taste of the charred stripes will overwhelm the liver’s delicate flavour.

I like grilled calves’ liver with English mustard. Incidentally, the Italians don’t eat much mustard, and if you want to get some in a restaurant ask for (senape’ (stress on the last e). Repeated demands by me for ‘mostarda’ in a posh Roman restaurant met with slack-jawed incomprehension from the waiter until my companion tried ‘senape’ (in h