Vitello Arrosto con Salvia

Veal Loin Roasted with Sage

Preparation info

  • Serves

    6

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The River Café Cookbook

By Rose Gray and Ruth Rogers

Published 1995

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Ingredients

  • 1.8 – 2.3 kg (4-5 lb) boned loin of veal, skin and most of the fat removed
  • sea salt and freshly ground black pepper

Method

Season the meat with salt and pepper, and rub the rosemary and sage all over.

In a heavy-bottomed casserole, just large enough to hold the veal, melt half the butter. When foaming, add the veal and brown on all sides. Pour away the fat. Add 15g (½ oz) of the butter, the garlic and the porcini, and fry briefly. Add some of the porcini soaking water to deglaze the pan. This must be done o