Veal Elegante

2 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup chicken broth
1/2 cup grated Swiss cheese
6 veal cutlets, pounded thin
1/4 cup flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper
1 egg, beaten
1/4 cup dried bread crumbs
2 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons oil
12 pieces cooked King crab
12 cooked asparagus spears
4 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese

Over low heat, melt 2 tablespoons butter. Add 2 tablespoons flour and 1/2 teaspoon salt; stir until blended. Slowly add milk and broth; stirring constantly. Cook until thickened; stir in Swiss cheese. Set aside. Mix 1/4 cup flour, salt and pepper. Dip each veal cutlet first in flour, then in beaten egg, then bread crumbs. Heat oil and butter in skillet; sauté cutlets over medium heat until well browned. Arrange cutlets in a broiling pan; top each with two pieces of crabmeat, two stalks of asparagus and reserved Mornay sauce. Sprinkle tops with Parmesan; broil until sauce i heated through and lightly browned.

Serves 6
Preparation tim: 1 1/4 HR.
Approximate calories per serving: 400


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© 1973 Curtin Publications, Inc. New York, N.Y. Printed in U.S.A.

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