Veal Piccata With Crisp Fried Garlic

Recipe by Rita1652
READY IN: 30mins




  • Heat oven to the lowest temperature it can be set at about 170 degrees.
  • Season veal with salt and pepper to taste and dredge in flour.
  • Over medium high heat in a heavy large pan heat enough olive oil to cover bottom of pan till hot. Add sliced garlic and fry till tan in color, remove garlic slices and set a side. Remove oil leaving just enough to fry slices of veal. Adding as you fry additional slices if needed.
  • Brown seasoned veal in the garlic oil medium high heat about 2-3 minutes per side.
  • Remove veal and place in a warm oven.
  • Saute the lemon slices browning one side flip then add shallots adding oil if needed.
  • Top the veal with the browned lemon slices.
  • De-glaze pan with wine and chicken broth scraping pan to get all the browned bits of yumminess.
  • Optional:.
  • You can make a slurry of 1 teaspoon flour and a bit of the broth add to the wine sauce for a thicker result. Or whisk 1 tablespoon butter into the wine sauce for a creamy richer results.
  • Reduce to half then add capers and half the parsley.
  • Plate the veal and lemon, pour the wine sauce over veal, top with remaining parsley and all the fried garlic.
  • Enjoy!