Total Time
45mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 15 mins

Rissoles may be shaped like half-moons, oblongs or ovals. From the Southern chapter of the United States Regional Cookbook, Culinary Arts Institute of Chicago, 1947.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 cups chicken or 2 cups veal, cooked and minced
  • 1 medium onion, peeled and minced
  • 1 egg yolk
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 pie crust (or 1/2 batch puff pastry, either storebought or your own recipe)

Directions

  1. Combine all ingredients except pastry and blend well.
  2. Roll our small sections of pastry into thin sgtrips a bout 2 1/2 inches wide.
  3. Place the seasoned meat on half of each strip and fold in center, covering the filling.
  4. Press edges down firmly and cut into desired shape with a cookie cutter.
  5. Drop into hot deep fat (about 370F) until brown or place on cookie sheet and bake at 400F for 15 minutes.

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