Quail Eggs with Flavored Salt

Preparation info
  • Serves

    4 to 6

    • Difficulty


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By David Tanis

Published 2013

  • About

A common British pub snack is an egg boiled and served in its shell with celery salt. Of course, the better the egg, the better the snack. Recently I was served a perfect version at St. John, Fergus Henderson’s restaurant in London, where they pounded their own aromatics for the flavored salt.

I like to do something similar with quail eggs, using a salt mixture brightened with cumin