Recipe courtesy of Mario Batali
Show: Molto Mario
Episode: Roman Jewish III
Print
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 8 small heads of chicory, still in each bunch (or small frisee)
  • 1/2 cup virgin olive oil
  • Kosher salt
  • Zest of 2 lemons
  • Freshly ground black pepper

Directions

Bring 6 quarts water to boil and add 2 tablespoons salt.

Drop chicory into water and cook until tender, about 4 to 5 minutes. Remove and refresh in cold water bath. Drain well on towels. In a 12 to 14-inch saute pan, heat olive oil until smoking. Fry chicory, still in bunches, until quite brown and crispy. Remove to paper towels and season with salt and lemon zest. Serve with calf's tongue immediately.

Categories:

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Lighter Chocolate Brownies 02:54

These fudgy chocolate brownies are surprisingly low in fat and calories.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Sleaque (Endive Salad)

Recipe courtesy of Damascus Restaurant

Braised Belgian Endive

Endive Water Chestnut Salad

Recipe courtesy of Roger Mooking

Melanzane Fritte (Fried Eggplant)

Recipe courtesy of Mario Batali

Halibut with Endive and Gremolata

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Endive and Frisee Salad with Oranges

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Endive Tri-Colore Salad

Recipe courtesy of Dave Lieberman

Crab Salad in Endive Leaves

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Roasted Peppers with Endive and Provatura

Recipe courtesy of Mario Batali

On TV

Unwrapped

7am | 6c

Unwrapped 2.0

8:30am | 7:30c

Unwrapped 2.0

9:30am | 8:30c

Good Eats

10am | 9c

Good Eats

10:30am | 9:30c

Good Eats

11am | 10c

Good Eats

11:30am | 10:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

12:30pm | 11:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

1:30pm | 12:30c

Man Fire Food

2:30pm | 1:30c

Man Fire Food

3:30pm | 2:30c

Man Fire Food

4:30pm | 3:30c

Cake Wars

5pm | 4c

Cake Wars

6pm | 5c

Cake Wars

7pm | 6c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Cake Wars

8pm | 7c

Cake Wars

9pm | 8c

Cake Wars

10pm | 9c

Cake Wars

11pm | 10c

Cake Wars

12am | 11c

Cake Wars

1am | 12c

Cake Wars

2am | 1c

Cake Wars

3am | 2c

Trending Videos

So Much Pretty Food Here