Coral Oil

Preparation info

  • Makes about

    ¼ to ⅓ cup

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The French Laundry Cookbook

By Thomas Keller

Published 1999

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Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons lobster coral (roe)
  • ½ cup canola oil, heated

Method

Coral oil can be made with fresh lobster roe, or the roe can be accumulated over a period of time and kept frozen until you have enough to make the oil.

Place the lobster coral in a blender and blend for 20 to 30 seconds, or until smooth. With the machine running on low speed, drizzle in the hot oil. Increase to high speed and continue to blend for 15 to 20 minutes, stopping to scrape d