RECIPES

Crab soufflé

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Ingredients

Method

  1. Preheat the grill to high.

  2. Place the béchamel sauce, fresh chives, double cream, egg yolk, salt and freshly ground black pepper into a bowl and mix together well.

  3. Add the egg whites and fold into the mixture gently to maintain volume.

  4. Melt the butter in a small ovenproof frying pan and when foaming pour in the egg mixture.

  5. Sprinkle over the crab cook for 3-4 minutes, or until the base has set.

  6. Transfer to the grill and cook for 2-3 minutes, or until browned and set but still slightly wobbly in the middle.

  7. To serve, slide the soufflé onto a plate and sprinkle over the spring onions.