Real Mayonnaise

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Commercial mayonnaise is cheap, but have you ever tasted the real thing? It's not hard to make in the food processor.

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Ingredients
Serves: 12 

  • 1 egg
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • juice of 1/2 large lemon (about 1 tablespoon)
  • 1 teaspoon prepared mustard or dry mustard
  • 3/4 cup olive oil
  • salt and pepper to taste

Directions
Preparation:5min  ›  Ready in:5min 

  1. Combine the egg, garlic, lemon juice and mustard in the container of a blender or food processor.
  2. Blend until smooth, then blend on low speed while pouring in the oil in a fine stream as the mixture emulsifies and thickens.

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Reviews (3)

wilau
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i have discovered if you make mayo with extra virgin olive oil it is bitter with normal olive oil it is not 3x i made it with different virgin olive oils and it was bitter using normal olive oil it was not no idea why i hope this helps - 20 Feb 2009

wilau
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i have made mayo like this for over 20 years though don't always add mustard re bitter mayo mine was the same last month i checked the olive oil i had and it tasted bitter it was new one i bought and had not bought this brand before so just check your olive oil in case that it the problem - 16 Jan 2009

leathal711
3

I made this with extra virgin olive oil and the taste was quite bitter - did I do something wrong?? - 12 Nov 2008

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