Bloater Toast

Preparation info

  • 2 helpings or


    small Savouries
    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      5 min

Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

  • About


  • 2 bloaters with soft roes
  • oz. butter
  • 1 egg


Remove the roes, grill the bloaters, free them from skin and bone, then chop or rub them through a fine sieve. Heat 1 oz. of butter in a small saucepan, add the fish, and when hot put in the egg, season to taste, and stir over a low heat until the mixture thickens. Meanwhile divide the roes into