Provitello Veal Rib Chop with Mango Salsa




4 frozen (Provitello) veal rib chops


  • 3 cloves of garlic
  • 1 lemon
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • pepper

Side dish

  • 20 small new potatoes
  • 2 whole garlic cloves
  • pepper and salt to taste
  • few parsley stalks
  • parsley for garnish

Main dish

  • 2 Portobello Mushrooms
  • 2 Romano tomatoes
  • 2 chili Roma peppers
  • bunch of spring onions
  • parsley for garnish

Mango Salsa

  • 2 mangos
  • 1/2 red pepper
  • red onion or white sweet onion
  • 1 lime
  • 1 Jalapeno pepper
  • white wine vinegar
  • salt and pepper
  • chives
  • honey or sugar


To make the marinade for the chops take 3 cloves of garlic, peel, finely chop and put ina small bowl.
Cut a lemon in half and squeeze into the bowl
Add a some pepper and about a tablespoon of olive oil (75ml)

To make a side dish of new baby potatoes, add them to a saucepan. You can add a couple of cloves of peel whole garlic and put them in whole. Add a little bit of pepper and salt and add a few parsley stalks.
Put on stove to boil.

Remove the 4 frozen Provitello Veal Rib Chops from the packaging and place them on a large plate ready for the grill.
Slice the Portobello mushrooms in about 1/4 inch slices. This type of mushrooms were chosen as the slices can be large and there fit well on the grill. Place them with the chops.
Cut a 2 tomatoes in half and place with the chops.
Slice a couple of chili peppers and remove the seeds and place the pieces on the plate as well.
Slice the top off the green onions and an cut off the root strands. Place on the plate.

To prepare the Mango salsa for the recipe take a couple of mango’s, chop in half and peel away the skin. Cut into small cubes and place in a serving bowl.
Chop up 1/2 a red pepper to add contrasting colour and add to the bowl.
Chop up a large red onion or white sweet onion and add to the mix.
Cup a lime in half and squeeze the juice into the salsa. ( can also use honey)
Chop up and add a Jalapeno pepper.
Add a little white wine vinegar, a little pepper,salt and also a touch of sugar .
Add a few chives — toss the mixture and leave for about 2 hours.
However if not prepared in advance – it is still fine to eat within a 1/2 hour when the chops have been grilled.

Remove the potatoes when cooked and strain. Remove the garlic pieces. Put in serving dish and add some parsley.

Start the BBQ and bring to high heat. Then lower slightly. Make sure the grill is clean so that the chops do not stick. Add the marinade to both sides of all the chops and vegetables previously cut.
Add everything at once to the grill — all the vegetables and the veal chops and grill for 3-4  minutes.
Turn everything once and grill another 3-4 minutes maximum .
You can add some Feta Cheese and to the top of the tomatoes near the end.