How To Make Eggs Benedict At Home

Eggs Benedict

As an egg lover, I always want a new and innovative to eat eggs. One such delicious dish is the Eggs Benedict. It is a complete assembled meal with English muffins, poached eggs, Canadian bacon and hollandaise sauce. It is a complete breakfast and is hearty and delicious.

Eggs Benedict is a very common breakfast and brunch dish in America. It is said to be invented in a New York restaurant named Delmonico’s in the 1860s. The dish is said to be named after Mr. and Mrs. LeGrand Benedict, who were customers at the restaurant. Although, the true origin of the dish is still a mystery.

To make Eggs Benedict, blend egg yolk, melted butter, water, lemon juice, cayenne pepper, salt, and black pepper to make the hollandaise sauce. To make poached eggs, fill a pot with enough water and place it on heat. Add vinegar and salt and stir clockwise. Add eggs and let rest. Take them out. Cook bacon and toast the muffins. Assemble all the ingredients.

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Eggs Benedict recipe

Eggs Benedict Recipe

As an egg lover, I always want a new and innovative to eat eggs. One such delicious dish is the Eggs Benedict. It is a complete assembled meal with English muffins, poached eggs, Canadian bacon and hollandaise sauce. It is a complete breakfast and is hearty and delicious.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Servings 5 people
Calories 879 kcal

Equipment

  • Small Pot
  • Blender
  • Medium Pot
  • Oven
  • Skillet

Ingredients
  

For HOLLANDAISE

  • ¾ cup Unsalted Butter
  • 3 cups Egg Yolks
  • 1 ½  tsp Fresh Lemon Juice
  • ¼ tsp Hot Paprika
  • 1 tsp Kosher Salt
  • 1 tsp Black Pepper

For POACHED EGGS

  • 1 tbsp Distilled Vinegar
  • 2 tbsp Kosher Salt
  • 8 Eggs

For BENEDICT AND ASSEMBLY

  • 4 English Muffins
  • 8 Slices of Canadian Bacon
  • 2 tbsp Unsalted Butter
  • ¼ cup Chopped Chives
  • 2 tbsp Chopped Dill
  • 1 tbsp Sea Salt
  • 2 Ground Black Pepper

Instructions
 

For HOLLANDAISE

  • In a small pot, melt the butter until it turns brown for 5 minutes.
  • In a blender, add egg yolks with 2 teaspoons of water. Blend while adding melted butter, lemon juice, and cayenne. Add salt and pepper for taste.
  • After it is blended, transfer it to a small bowl. Wrap the bowl with plastic wrap.

For Poached Eggs

  • In a medium pot, add enough water with vinegar and salt. Place the pot on low heat and stir the mixture clockwise.
  • In the centre of the pot, crack the eggs. After 4 minutes, when eggs are perfectly poached, take them out of the water with a spoon.
  • In an oven, toast English muffins until they turn golden brown.
  • In a medium-sized skillet, cook Canadian bacon until it turns golden brown for 6 minutes.

For Benedict Assembly

  • Apply butter on the halves of the English muffins, place bacon and poached egg on the top. With a spoon, drizzle hollandaise sauce over.
  • Sprinkle chives, dill, flaky sea salt, and black pepper.

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Nutrition

Calories: 879kcalCarbohydrates: 30gProtein: 32gFat: 72gCholesterol: 743mgSodium: 1719mg
Keyword American, breakfast, Eggs Benedict
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