Entries tagged egg yolk

October 17th, 2010

Poached chicken and leeks with aioli


Based on a recipe by Fergus Henderson. It’s a great technique for cooking chicken – you place the whole chicken and stock vegetables with water in a pot, bring it to the boil, and then immediately cover and turn off the heat – the chicken cooks slowly as the water cools. You get a succulent […]

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October 15th, 2010

Chocolate soufflé


I’ve never made soufflé before. They didn’t really souffler the way that I had hoped (they did rise a little). They texture was lovely and light though.

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September 6th, 2010

Experiment Cake!


After dinner the other night we felt like some dessert – we decided to make a cake/pudding with what we could find on hand. Unfortunately we had no eggs, only egg yolks, and in our wisdom decided not to follow any recipe, but just to make up something… It ended up including flour, cocoa, egg […]

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