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Thick N' Tangy Mayo

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"Other recipes on this site for mayo just were not thick-n'-tangy enough. This recipe must use only egg yolks for maximum thickness. For those who want no waste, take those egg whites and cook yourself some eggs. I also don't recommend using a blender. I tried and got mayo on my face."
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15 m servings 205
Original recipe yields 20 servings


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  1. Beat egg yolks, vinegar, lemon juice, sugar, mustard, and salt together in a chilled bowl with an electric mixer. Increase mixer speed to high and slowly pour oil into egg mixture, beating until mayonnaise is thick and creamy. Transfer mayonnaise to a jar and refrigerate until flavors blend, at least 1 hour.


  • Editor's Note:
  • This recipe contains raw egg. We recommend that pregnant women, young children, the elderly, and the infirm do not consume raw egg. Learn more about egg safety from our article, Making Your Eggs Safe.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 205 calories; 22.7 0.6 0.6 41 31 Full nutrition

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My brother-in-law has a recipe, which requires heavy mayonnaise, and since it can only be purchased in large amounts, I decided I'd look up a recipe and create it myself. This recipe is fantast...