Veal Saltimbocca

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Nick'sMom

This is the meal my husband always chooses when told I will cook ANYTHING he wants!

Top Review by Chris Reynolds

This was OK, but not one of our favorites. Different strokes for different folks, I guess. Thanks for sharing.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place 1 veal scallop between sheets of waxed paper. Flatten to thickness of 1/8-inch using mallet or rolling pin. Repeat with remaining veal.
  2. Season veal with sage and pepper.
  3. Dredge veal in flour; shake off excess.
  4. Melt 3 tablespoons butter in heavy large skillet over medium heat. Add veal and cook until golden 2 to 3 minutes per side.
  5. Top each veal slice with a slice pf prosciutto and fontina. Cover the pan briefly for the prosciutto to heat through and the fontina to melt.
  6. Transfer veal to platter; tent with foil to keep warm.
  7. Pour off fat from skillet and discard.
  8. Add wine to skillet and bring to boil, scraping up any browned bits. Boil until liquid is reduced to 1/4 cup, about 8 minutes. Reduce heat to low.
  9. Whisk in 6 tablespoons chilled butter 1 tablespoon at a time. Season with salt and pepper.
  10. Pour sauce over veal.
  11. Garnish with lemon wedges and serve.

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