Rating: 4.5 stars
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It's true: fast, easy, and yummy! You can make eggs Benedict, chicken or steak Neptune at home in no time. For a more savory dish, substitute red wine vinegar for the lemon juice and sprinkle in dried tarragon.



Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Heat butter in a microwave-safe measuring cup in the microwave until melted, about 30 seconds.

  • Whisk egg yolks, lemon juice, milk, salt, and black pepper together in a microwave-safe bowl. Whisk melted butter, a bit at a time, into egg yolk mixture until sauce is smooth.

  • Cook sauce in the microwave on medium, whisking at 15-second intervals, until sauce is hot and thick, about 1 minute.

Nutrition Facts

233 calories; protein 1.7g; carbohydrates 0.8g; fat 25.3g; cholesterol 163.7mg; sodium 207.8mg. Full Nutrition