Caesar Salad
Caesar Salad
Serves 1
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Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
5 min
Total Time
15 min
Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
5 min
Total Time
15 min
Ingredients
  1. 1 head romaine or cos lettuce
  2. 180 ml extra virgin olive oil
  3. 45 ml red wine vinegar
  4. 5 ml Worcestershire sauce
  5. 3g salt
  6. 2g ground mustard
  7. 1 clove crushed garlic
  8. 2 Size 7 eggs (1 for dressing/1 x to serve)
  9. 1 lemon, juiced
  10. freshly ground black pepper
  11. 20g grated Parmesan cheese
  12. 170g garlic croutons
  13. 45g anchovy filets
  14. 2 small tomatoes (optional)
Instructions
  1. Clean lettuce thoroughly and wrap in paper towels to absorb moisture.
  2. Refrigerate until crisp, at least 1 hour or more.
  3. In a bowl or jar combine oil, vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, salt, mustard, garlic and lemon juice. Whisk until well blended.
  4. Coddle egg by heating 3 cups of water to boiling. Drop in egg (still in shell) and let stand for 1 minute.
  5. Remove egg from water and let cool.
  6. Once cooled crack open and whisk egg into dressing until thoroughly blended.
  7. Mash desired amount of anchovies and whisk them into the dressing.
  8. If desired set aside a few for serving garnish.
  9. To assemble, place torn lettuce leaves into a large bowl.
  10. Pour dressing over the top and toss lightly.
  11. Add the grated cheese, croutons, tomatoes, and freshly ground pepper.
  12. Toss lightly.
  13. Serve immediately
Notes
  1. Optional: You can also add a freshly poached runny egg on top - for extra taste, dressing and visual appearance.
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June 4, 2014