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Carnegie Deli Chopped Chicken Livers (clone)


  • 2 to 4 tablespoons schmaltz (rendered chicken fat - don't substitute anything else)
  • 2 onions, thinly sliced
  • 1 pound chicken livers
  • 2 hard boiled eggs, coarsely chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste

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  1. In large heavy skillet sauté onions in one tablespoon schmaltz until soft and just beginning to brown. Transfer onions to bowl.
  2. In same skillet sauté the livers in 1 tablespoon schmaltz until well browned and no trace of pink remaining. Add to onions and allow to cool .
  3. Process livers, onions, eggs in food processor until chopped (be careful not to puree) or put through coarse blade of meat grinder. Add up to 2 tablespoon schmaltz to moisten and season with salt and pepper.

Servings: 4

Posted by LladyRusty at Recipe Goldmine April 2001.

From Janet E in NJ Source: Gail's Recipe Swap #13663