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Hollandaise Sauce

  Egg yolks 2 Large
  Butter 8 Ounce, melted (1 Stick)
  Tabasco 1 Teaspoon
  Fresh lemon juice 2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon

Yield 11/2.
1. Combine egg yolks, lemon juice, Tabasco and mix with a whisk until egg yolks are frothy looking, approximately 1 to 2 minutes.
2. Slowly add melted butter (about a tablespoon at a time) and mix until mixture looks consistent throughout, then add more butter and repeat until all butter is used and mixture is thick.
3. Add salt and pepper and serve.

This recipe has been excerpted from The First Timer's Cookbook written by Chef Shawn Bucher.
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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1725 Calories from Fat 1689

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 192 g295.4%

Saturated Fat 119.4 g596.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 857.8 mg285.9%

Sodium 1051 mg43.8%

Total Carbohydrates 2 g0.7%

Dietary Fiber 0.11 g0.44%

Sugars 0.6 g

Protein 7 g13.7%

Vitamin A 123.7% Vitamin C 8%

Calcium 9.5% Iron 5.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Hollandaise Sauce Recipe