Liver and onions come together in this hearty dish that's ready in 25 minutes - perfect for dinner!
tablespoons butter or margarine
medium onions, thinly sliced
lb beef or veal liver, 1/2 to 3/4 inch thick
tablespoons vegetable oil or shortening
Salt and pepper to taste
In 10-inch skillet, melt butter over medium-high heat. Cook onions in butter 4 to 6 minutes, stirring frequently, until light brown. Remove onions from skillet; keep warm.
Coat liver with flour. In same skillet, heat oil over medium heat. Cook liver in oil 2 to 3 minutes on each side or until brown on outside and slightly pink in center, returning onions to skillet during last minute of cooking. Don't overcook or liver could become tough. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
Serve this favorite dish sprinkled with crumbled crisply cooked bacon, and add mashed potatoes on the side.
For 8 grams of fat and 200 calories per serving, omit butter and decrease oil to 1 tablespoon. Use nonstick skillet. Spray skillet with cooking spray before cooking onions in step 1.
NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING
Serving Size: 1 Serving
- Calories from Fat
% Daily Value
- Total Fat
- (Saturated Fat
- Trans Fat
- Total Carbohydrate
- (Dietary Fiber
% Daily Value*:
- Vitamin A
- Vitamin C
Exchanges:0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 2 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.