18 Egg Mayonnaise

Classic Mayonnaise Sauce

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The Chefs' Knowledge: The modern culinary repertoire

By Chandos Elletson

Published 2022

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Believe it or not Egg Mayonnaise is making a comeback of sorts. A few progressive restaurants, most notably Café Deco in Bloomsbury, had it on the menu just after lockdown. The redoubtable Grace Dent of The Guardian, now the star of her own TV show with Ainsley Hariott, was particularly effusive about how good it was. A perfectly boiled egg with a sunny yolk dolloped with home-made mayonnaise and with a plump anchovy sitting on top it had a pride of place on the menu. And d