Kalf Tong - Calf's Tongue

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Total Time
2hrs 15mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
2 hrs

Before you say "ick" to tongue, ask yourself if you like brisket or corned beef. If your answer is yes then you'll love tongue, which has a very pleasant beefy flavor. Allow 1/4 to 1/2 pound of meat per serving. From the Michigan Dutch chapter of the United States Regional Cookbook, Culinary Arts Institute of Chicago, 1947.

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Ingredients

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Directions

  1. Place tongues, bay leaves, onion, peppercorns and salt in a stockpot; cover with water.
  2. Cook until tender, 1 1/2 to 2 hours.
  3. Remove the skin and root ends; cut in half lengthwise.
  4. Strain liquid; add flour mixed with a little water and the horseradish.
  5. Cook until smooth, stirring constantly.
  6. Place tongues on a serving platter and pour sauce over.