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Stuffed Veal Chops

with Roquefort

Stuffed Veal Chops

Stuffed Veal Chops - The pear and onion sauce goes perfectly with the blue cheese in the stuffing

596
calories
Calories
15 min.
Preparation
55 min.
Ready in
moderate
Difficulty

Ingredients

for 2 servings
2 Onions
2 Garlic cloves
1 Pear (about 180 grams)
Salt
Pepper
1 pinch Cane sugar
2 tablespoons Olive oil
2 sprigs Marjoram
2 ounces Roquefort cheese
1 Veal (about 450 grams, with bone)
½ cup White wine
½ cup Soy creamer
½ Lemon
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Kitchen utensils

1 Skillet, 1 Small bowl, 1 Roasting pan, 1 Measuring cups, 1 Cutting board, 1 Large knife, 1 Small knife, 1 Tablespoon, 1 Teaspoon, 1 Slotted spatula, 1 Aluminum foil, 1 Fork, 2 Wooden skewers, 1 Citrus juicer

Preparation steps

Stuffed Veal Chops preparation step 1
1

Peel the onions and cut into 5 mm (approximately 1/4 inch) thick rings. Peel and crush the garlic cloves. Rinse the pears, cut into quarters and remove the cores. Cut pear quarters in half.

Stuffed Veal Chops preparation step 2
2

Put onion rings, garlic and pear pieces in a roasting pan and season with salt, pepper and sugar. Drizzle with 1 tablespoon oil. Bake in preheated oven at 200°C (fan oven 180°C, gas mark 3) (approximatey 400°F/convection 350°F) for about 10 minutes.

Stuffed Veal Chops preparation step 3
3

Rinse marjoram, shake dry, pluck leaves and finely chop. Crumble Roquefort and mix with marjoram.

Stuffed Veal Chops preparation step 4
4

Cut a horizontal slit into each veal chop to form a pouch and fill it with the cheese; seal the incision with 2 wooden skewers. Season meat with salt and pepper.

Stuffed Veal Chops preparation step 5
5

Heat the remaining oil in a heavy pan over high heat and brown the chops on each side 2-3 minutes. Place on top of the onion mixture in roasting pan and roast in the oven until cooked through, 25-30 minutes. (Test by piercing meat with a wooden skewer: The juice should be pink unless you prefer to cook it longer, until the juice runs clear.)

Stuffed Veal Chops preparation step 6
6

Remove the veal chops, wrap in aluminum foil and let rest for 5 minutes.

Stuffed Veal Chops preparation step 7
7

Place the roasting pan on the stove and bring the liquid to a boil. Deglaze the pan with white wine, scraping up browned bits from bottom of pan, and let simmer until completely evaporated.

Stuffed Veal Chops preparation step 8
8

Add the soy creamer and let it boil over medium heat until thickened, 3-4 minutes. Squeeze juice from half a lemon, then whisk 2 teaspoons juice into sauce and season with salt and pepper.