Lemon-Tarragon Veal

Recipe of the Week
Lemon-Tarragon Veal
Courtesy of
Lynzi Porter


1 to 1 1/2 pounds veal scallops, pounded to flatten
2 tablespoons olive oil
4 tablespoons butter
2 teaspoons lemon zest
3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
6 thin slices of peeled lemon
1 teaspoon dried tarragon
1 tablespoon dry white wine
salt and pepper
parsley sprigs and sliced lemon for garnish, optional


Heat butter and olive oil in skillet over medium heat. Dip veal scallops into flour. Place veal in skillet; sauté quickly, turning once. Add lemon zest; turn scallops again. Add lemon slices, tarragon, lemon juice, and wine. Turn scallops several times to coat well; season with salt and pepper to taste. Simmer for about 4 minutes; transfer to hot platter. Pour pan juices over the veal and garnish with parsley sprigs and lemon slices, if desired.

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