Egg Thing

Egg Thing Recipe

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Karen Turnbough


My favorite treat as a child. We'd have this for breakfast the day after Easter...all the eggs I'd found then became my favorite breakfast!


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  • 10
    hard boiled eggs, shelled
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 c
  • 1 tsp
    parmesan cheese
  • ·
    salt and pepper, to taste
  • ·
    bread, toasted

How to Make Egg Thing


  1. Carefully separate the yolks from the whites and set aside. Chop whites to about 1-inch pieces. Set aside.
  2. In medium sauce pan, melt butter over medium-low heat. Sprinkle flour over melted butter and stir to form a paste. Slowly stir in milk, whisking until smooth after each increment is added. Once desired thickness is reached, add Parmesan and salt and pepper. If sauce is too thick, add milk 1 tablespoon at a time. Add chopped egg whites.
  3. Over medium bowl, press yolks through a sieve with the back of a spoon, forming a powder.
  4. Toast several pieces of bread and spoon sauce over top. Sprinkle with powdered yolks. Serve immediately.

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About Egg Thing

Course/Dish: Eggs

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