Osso Bucco

READY IN: 2hrs 15mins
Recipe by Terese

A great winter dish. Serve with mashed potatoes

Top Review by mum25

A recipe I hadn't done in a while. Left it to cook very slowly in a low oven, and served with mashed spuds. Half way through eating realised I left off the gremolata :( Thats my excuse for doing it again soon !

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine Gremolata ingredients and mix evenly.
  2. Wipe the veal pieces dry with paper towels.
  3. Toss them in a bag with a little flour to coat.
  4. Heat 4 tbsp oil in a heavy casserole and brown the veal pieces in batches.
  5. Remove to a plate lined with paper towels.
  6. Tip out the oil and wipe out the casserole.
  7. Add 2 tbs oil, put in the onion, carrots, celery and garlic and cook until soft.
  8. Add the wine, bring to the boil and reduce by half.
  9. Put in the veal pieces, add the chopped tomatoes, the herbs and seasoning.
  10. Pour in enough stock to barely cover the meat.
  11. Bring to the boil, then cover and simmer for about 2 hours or until meat is tender, turning and basting the veal occasionally.
  12. Remove meat to a serving platter and reduce the juices if they are watery.
  13. Pour juices over the meat and sprinkle with the gremolata.

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