Peel the carrots and cut into matchsticks. Wash the parsley and thyme and tie in a bunch with the bay leaves. and finely chop the onion. Wash and finely dice the celery sticks. Rinse the meat and pat dry with kitchen paper.
Prepare the vegetable stock according to packet instructions.
Melt the butter in a large heavy bottomed pan. Add the , and carrots, sprinkle with a little salt and cook over a low heat for 10 minutes.
Move the vegetables to one side and add the meat and pancetta to the pan together with the tied bunch of herbs and a grating of nutmeg. the meat on all sides.
Pour the wine over the veal, turn the heat up high and let it bubble for a couple of minutes.
Add the stock, turn the heat right down, cover the pan with a tight lid and for 1 hour 15 minutes.
At the end of the cooking time, lift the veal out of the pan and keep warm.
Slice the veal, drizzle with the cooking juices, add a grinding of and serve immediately.
Notes from the cook
The Juicy Bits
- Enjoy this fantastic meat with a clear conscience. British rose veal is produced to the highest welfare standards from male calves born to dairy cows. If not reared for rose veal, these calves would be killed at birth as a ‘waste product’ of the dairy industry.