By Auguste Escoffier
Beat together 1 medium egg and 3 yolks; mix in 2 dl (7 fl oz or ⅞ U.S. cup) cream, season with a pinch of salt, a suspicion of grated nutmeg and pass through a muslin. Poach au Bain-marie in the usual manner.
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