Classic green peppercorn sauce is treated to a double dose of fruitiness from fresh Forelle pears and a hit of pear brandy. Don’t be tempted to opt for boned veal chops: the bones help keep the meat moist and add flavor.
Love to Cook? Sign up for eletters today and get the latest from Fine Cooking plus special offers.
Reduce the heat to medium, add the shallot to the pan, and cook until beginning to soften, 1 to 2 minutes. Add the pears and green peppercorns and cook until the pears soften a little, 4 to 5 minutes. Add the brandy and scrape up any browned bits stuck to the pan with a wooden spoon; cook until almost dry, 1 to 2 minutes. Stir in the chicken broth and reduce by half, 2 to 3 minutes. Stir in the heavy cream and tarragon. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Return the veal chops to the pan and cook until the chops are warmed through, about 1 minute. Transfer the chops to plates and spoon the pears and sauce over them.
We haven't received any reviews yet for this recipe.
Have you made it? Tell us what you thought!
In this episode of Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking from San Luis Obispo county, California, Curtis jumps into the waters of Morro Bay Oyster Company, a hub for oyster farming…View all Moveable Feast recipes and video extras
© 2017 The Taunton Press, Inc. All rights reserved.
Fine Cooking may receive a percentage of sales for items purchased through links on this site, including Amazon Associates and other affiliate advertising programs.
Do you really want to delete the list, ?
This won't delete the recipes and articles you've saved, just the list.
This feature has been temporarily disabled during the beta site preview.
Add/Edit a private note for this recipeThis note is only visible to you.
Double CheckAre you sure you want to delete your notes for this recipe?