How to make Eggs Benedict -

Popular English breakfast of English muffins topped with poached eggs and hollandaise sauce

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Eggs (अंडे), Refined flour

Cuisine : American

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Eggs Benedict

Eggs Benedict Recipe Card


Hindi: anda
You should always stack your fridge with at least a dozen of them. Why? Handiest food to have around! Kids are hungry? Make some egg sandwiches. Guests come in, make an egg curry or egg biryani. You are hungry? Poach an egg and have it topped with stir fried veggies – perfect protein source for the body! Check the freshness – keep a raw egg in a bowl of water. Fresh eggs will stay at the bottom while stale eggs stand on end or float.

Prep Time : 1-1.30 hour

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Eggs Benedict Recipe

  • Eggs 4

  • Refined flour 200 grams

  • Yeast 5 grams

  • Castor sugar 1 tablespoon

  • Milk 1/2 cup

  • Egg white 1

  • Oil for cooking

  • Hollandaise sauce For topping

  • Black peppercorns crushed to taste

  • Paprika to sprinkle

  • Fresh parsley chopped to sprinkle


Step 1

To make English muffins, put yeast in a bowl. Add sugar and milk and mix well.

Step 2

Add flour and mix. Add egg white, mix and knead into a soft dough. Set aside till the dough doubles in volume.

Step 3

Divide the dough into 4 equal portions and roll out into balls. Dust the balls with dry flour and pat into thick discs with your fingers.

Step 4

Heat some oil on a non-stick tawa. Place the discs on it and cook, turning sides, for 7-8 minutes or till evenly done on both sides.

Step 5

Heat sufficient water in a non-stick pan. Break eggs, one by one, into it and let them poach. Drain on an absorbent paper.

Step 6

Place the English muffins on a serving platter. Place a poached egg on each and top with a spoonful of hollandaise sauce. Sprinkle crushed peppercorns, paprika and parsley and serve immediately.

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