Italian Veal Dishes

Veal is a mainstay of classic Italian preparations, pairing beautifully with savory, tomato-based sauces. Do your local Italian restaurant one better by trying your own quick-cook Veal Scaloppine or Veal Marsala this weekend.

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Veal Spiedini

Prego Italian Sauce

Doesn't this sound amazing? Thin slices of veal rolled around a filling of prosciutto, pine nuts and mozzarella, simmered in Italian sauce and served with garlic cheese bread. Best of all, it's ready in under an hour.

Total: 50 mins

Roast Veal with Marjoram

Food & Wine

If Daniel Humm were cooking in the northern, more Germanic part of Switzerland, he'd probably serve this spectacular roasted veal with spaetzle, but because he's in the southern, Italian region, he makes a luscious risotto with porcini mushrooms.

Total: 1 hr 15 mins
Total: 2 hrs 45 mins

Smoky Tomato-Braised Veal Shoulder with Potatoes

Food & Wine

Humanely raised veal is becoming more widely available at top butcher shops. Butcher-chef Tia Harrison recommends choosing veal shoulder or rump roast, which are more economical than other cuts of veal but still delicious. Harrison likes to braise them; here, canned fire-roasted tomatoes give the dish a smoky flavor.

Total: 3 hrs 15 mins

Veal Marsala

Family Circle

This classic veal recipe is appropriate for any company or special occasion meal. Marsala wine lends its rich smoky flavor to the mushrooms and onions creating an exquisite sauce for both the meat and noodles.

Osso Buco

Atkins - Phase 2

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Total: 2 hrs 15 mins

Veal Marsala

Better Homes and Gardens

From skillet to table in 35 minutes. The simple Marsala sauce is loaded with mushrooms to top quick-cooking tender veal.

Total: 35 mins

Creamy Veal and Mushrooms

Better Homes and Gardens

Veal and mushrooms are served in a flavorful sauce of beef broth, wine, and evaporated milk. Ladle this low-fat veal stew over noodles.

Veal Osso Buco

Better Homes and Gardens

Vitello Tonnato (Chilled Veal with Tuna Sauce)

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Total: 5 hrs 15 mins

Veal Scaloppine

Better Homes and Gardens

Try your hand at Italian cooking with this easy, low-calorie recipe. Veal leg slices are pounded thin for fast cooking, then topped with an easy tomato sauce.

New Zeal for Italian Veal: 10 Delicious Recipes

Veal is one of those ingredients that just feels special. It takes care and effort to produce, and the resulting meat is amazingly tender and full of flavor. If you're concerned about the ethics of eating veal, talk to your butcher--there are an increasing number of producers concerned with raising veal humanely and sustainably.

Veal Scaloppine with Lemon, Capers & Leeks

EatingWell

This dish is elegant enough for company, yet easy enough to serve on a weeknight. Chicken or turkey cutlets could easily substitute for the veal, if you like.

Total: 45 mins

How to Cook Veal

For a new twist on dinner, learn how to cook veal. Finished with a lemon, caper and parsley sauce, it will soon be a family favorite.

When in Rome, Cook as the Romans Do

While traveling in Rome, I learned to cook two traditional dishes. That cooking class was the best souvenir I could ask for.

Make the Takeout: Italian Favorites to Cook at Home

Try some of your favorite dishes from Italian restaurants at home the next time a craving strikes--most are easier to make than you might think!

How to Cook Italian Sausage

Italian sausage comes in countless varieties, including familiar types like pepperoni and salami; the kind of sausage most people refer to when they speak of how to cook Italian sausage is "sweet Italian," "spicy Italian" or "hot Italian" (the latter two are typically the same), and it's found in the pork section of the supermarket. Typically made with pork, peppers and Italian seasonings, Italian sausage is most commonly used in pasta dishes or as a topping for pizza, but it can be the centerpiece of many other dishes as well.

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