Béarnaise sauce

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Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

Rôtis: Roasts for Every Day of the Week

Rôtis

By Stéphane Reynaud

Published 2009

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Method

Peel and finely chop 2 French shallots and 1 small bunch of tarragon, then cook in 100 ml ( fl oz) of wine vinegar over medium heat until the liquid has completely evaporated. Turn down to a very low heat and add 2 egg yolks, then whisk vigorously to a creamy texture. Add 200 g (7 oz) of melted butter, little by little, to the egg mixture, beating constantly. Season with salt and pepper.