56 Eggs in Spiced Mushroom Sauce

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Recipe to produce 4 portions U.S.A. Imperial Metric
Eggs 4 4 4
Tomato purée 6 tbsp. 3 fl. oz. 85 milliliters
Dry white wine 6 tbsp. 3 fl. oz. 85 milliliters
Parsley stalks ½ tbsp. ½ tbsp. 5 grams
Rice 1 cup 6 oz. 170 grams
Butter ½ tbsp ½ tbsp 10 grams
Garlic clove ½ ½ ½
Mushrooms, sliced 1 cup 2 oz. 60 grams
Parsley To garnish To garnish To garnish


Method of Preparation

Boil eggs for 6 minutes—place in cold water and gently remove shells—measure purée and wine-chop parsley stalks and parsley separately—boil rice as per basic method.

Method of Cookery

  1. Make up sauce: Melt butter, add crushed garlic then tomato purée and wine. Boil to reduce to half volume to sauce consistency. Add parsley stalks.
  2. Shallow fry mushrooms in a little butter—turn into the sauce.
  3. Place boiled rice on a plate and mold into a nest. Place shelled eggs in sauce and heat through.
  4. Pour eggs and sauce into rice nest.
  5. Dust with parsley and serve.


A perfect dish for a cold winter round-the-fire supper.