A simple-to-make yet complex-tasting breadcrumb mixture, plus a quick lemon marinade, makes this chop dazzle.
Palermo Style (Sicilian) Veal Chops
- Prep Time: 20 minutes
- Cook Time: 15 minutes
- Total Time: 35 minutes
- Yield: Serves 4 1x
4 veal chops
1 tsp (5 mL) salt
1 tsp (5 mL) ground pepper
1/2 cup (125 mL) extra virgin olive oil
1/2 cup (125 mL) lemon juice
1 cup (250 mL) breadcrumbs
2 tbsp (30 mL) minced capers
2 tbsp (30 mL) chopped flat leaf parsley
1 tbsp (15 mL) minced garlic
1/4 cup (60 mL) grated Parmesan cheese
1 tsp (5 mL) dried oregano
1/2 (125 mL) cup extra virgin olive oil
Arrange chops in large casserole dish or bowl. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
Combine olive oil and lemon juice and pour over chops; set aside.
Combine breadcrumbs, capers, parsley, garlic, cheese and oregano. Mix in olive oil.
Strain the chops from the marinade and bread with breadcrumb mixture.
Preheat oven to 350 F (180 C).
Heat olive oil in large skillet to medium high and brown the chops on both sides (about 1 minute per side) and place chops on baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
Finish cooking chops to medium rare in oven. 7 to 10 minutes depending on thickness.