Save Recipe Print
Total:
20 min
Prep:
10 min
Cook:
10 min
Yield:
1 cup
Total:
20 min
Prep:
10 min
Cook:
10 min
Yield:
1 cup

Ingredients

EGGS BENEDICT

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Vigorously whisk the egg yolks and lemon juice together in a stainless steel bowl and until the mixture is thickened and doubled in volume. Place the bowl over a saucepan containing barely simmering water (or use a double boiler,) the water should not touch the bottom of the bowl. Continue to whisk rapidly. Be careful not to let the eggs get too hot or they will scramble. Slowly drizzle in the melted butter and continue to whisk until the sauce is thickened and doubled in volume. Remove from heat, whisk in cayenne and salt. Cover and place in a warm spot until ready to use for the eggs benedict. If the sauce gets too thick, whisk in a few drops of warm water before serving.

EGGS BENEDICT

Brown the bacon in a medium skillet and toast the English muffins, cut sides up, on a baking sheet under the broiler. Fill a 10-inch nonstick skillet half full of water. Add white vinegar to the cooking water. This will make the egg white cook faster so it does not spread. Bring to a slow boil. Gently break 1 of the eggs into the water taking care not to break it. Repeat with remaining eggs. Reduce the heat to a gentle simmer. Cook 3 1/2 minutes until the egg white is set and yolk remains soft. Remove with a slotted spoon, allowing the egg to drain. To assemble: Lay a slice of Canadian bacon on top of each muffin half, followed by a poached egg. Season with salt and pepper. Spoon hollandaise sauce over the eggs. Garnish with chopped parsley. 

Yield: 4 servings

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Sushi Brain 00:53

This sushi brain is the most delicious way to creep out your friends.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Teriyaki Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Majerle's Sports Grill

Pumpkin Gingersnap Cheesecake with Salted Caramel Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Lobster Ravioli with Crabmeat Cream Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Lilly's Gastronomia Italiana

Chicken Fried Steak with Gravy

Recipe courtesy of The Neelys

Hollandaise Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Emeril Lagasse

Hollandaise Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Michael Mina

Hollandaise Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Food Network

Hollandaise Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Blender Hollandaise Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Curtis Aikens

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.