Ragout of Veal Lights - Kalbsbeuschel

Quantities for 6 peopleKnown traditionally as Beuschel,this Viennese speciality is a ragout of cleaned veal lungs. A small portion is often served as an amuse-bouche.

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Ragout of Veal Lights, © AWMB / Wirz, Möbius

Enjoy with

  • Rotgipfler or Zierfandler, full bodied versions, complement this dish extremely well. The tropical notes, coupled with the rich fruit extract make this style of Thermenregion wines a great partner to delicate sauces, and especially to the rich, creamy flavour of the ragout.
  • Grüner Veltliner, full-bodied style; The ripe fruit characters of a mature and rich Grüner Veltliner can really enhance the texture of this veal lights speciality.
  • An alternative might be an opulent, fruit-driven white wine, such as Riesling, as well as a fruity red wine like St. Laurent and Zweigelt.