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also sca·lop·pi·ni  (skăl′ə-pē′nē, skä′lə-)
Small, thinly sliced pieces of meat, especially veal, dredged in flour, sautéed, and served in a sauce.

[Italian, pl. of scaloppina, diminutive of scaloppa, thin slice, from French escalope, from Old French, shell (from the fillets being served curled like shells); see scallop.]


(ˌskæləˈpiːnɪ) or scaloppini
pl n
1. (Cookery) escalopes of meat, esp veal, cooked in a rich sauce, usually of wine with seasonings
[Italian: from scaloppa a fillet, probably from Old French escalopescallop]


or scal•lo•pi•ni

(ˌskɑ ləˈpi ni, ˌskæl ə-)

(used with a sing. or pl. v.) scallops of meat, esp. veal, floured and sautéed.
[1945–50; < Italian scaloppine, pl. of scaloppina <scalopp(a) thin slice (of veal, poultry, etc.) (< French escalope; see scallop)]


Small escalopes of veal, about 3 in square and weighing 1–11⁄2 oz.
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Think high-end pastas, veal Milanese and scaloppine, or a Fiorentina (T-bone) steak.
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Mr Gove responded by inviting him round for dinner to try some scaloppine for himself.
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Next time, I'd try another selection - perhaps grilled prawns, fresh wild salmon, scaloppine or beef tenderloin.
The customary piccata, the veal pounded into a more malleable scaloppine and then sauteed with white wine, lemon and capers with lots of butter, is available.
Meanwhile,Madam huffed and puffed as she gradually made her way through her Scaloppine Mialle Portafogli,a generous breaded and baked parcel of pork tenderloin, par ma ham and mozzarella cheese,nestling in a pool of tomato and mars ala wine.
There are 10 to 12 main courses, ranging from pork scaloppine with potato puree and broccoli, to roast salmon with a nori and pine nut crust, along with five starters and five desserts -- similar to a restaurant menu.
lobster salad, scaloppine with Marsala, cauliflower braised with butter, and artichokes vinaigrette.
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