Little Veal SuitcasesClick to Play

Little Veal Suitcases

Valigette di Vitello

Mary Ann Esposito


1 pound veal cutlets cut from the top round into 6-inch lenghts
1/4 pound salame
1/4 pound mortadella
1 large egg, slightly beaten
1/4 cup grated Parmigiano Reggiano cheese
1/4 teaspoon salt
Grinding black pepper
2 tablespoons unsalted butter
1/4 cup diced onion
1/2 to 2/3 cup chicken broth
Lemons for garnish
Basil, Parsley, Marjoram, & Thyme, garnish


Pound the veal slices to an even thickness not more than 1/8th-inch thick.

Process the salame and mortadella together in a food processor until it is a paste consistency. transfer it to a bowl and stir in the egg, cheese, salt and pepper.

Evenly divide and spread the mixture on the veal slices. Roll them up from the short end into bundles.

Melt the butter in a saute pan and when it begins to bubble add the bundles and the onions and cook until the meat is browned on all sides. Pour in the broth, cover the pan and cook for 5 minutes. Serve immediately with some of the pan juices

item recipe is featured in Episode 1421 of Season 14.

Want More Recipes? See My Latest Book:

Buy Ciao Italia Family Classics by Mary Ann EspositoCiao Italia Family Classics

Mary Ann returns to her family's humble beginnings to bring us a treasure trove of more than 200 time-honored recipes.

Buy it now from Amazon for just $24.00

Buy It From Amazon

A Testimonial From Mario Batali:

This collection epitomizes the tradition and love that goes into all of Mary Ann Esposito's cooking. Like her award-winning TV series, this book will live on for years with all of those who cook her delicious recipes. My kids love everything Mary Ann cooks!"


Leave a comment

There are no comments yet.

Leave a Comment