“Apparently, this is German comfort food. This is one variation, adapted by my good friend Sam, http://copperbadge.livejournal.com”
READY IN:
10mins
SERVES:
2-4
YIELD:
4 poached eggs
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Melt the butter in a small saucepan. Add the flour and whisk until absorbed and pasty taste has cooked out, about 3 minutes.
  2. Add liquid, mustard, salt, sugar and vinegar and whisk until smooth. Bring to a boil and cook until thick, about 3 minutes.
  3. Reduce heat to a simmer and add eggs, one at a time. Poach gently until eggs are soft-set, 3-4 minutes. Serve over boiled potatoes (or, if you're Sam, over toast).

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