This delicious sauce is used in salads, sandwiches and as a part of other sauces. It can be varied by using different oils, herbs and other flavourings. Mayonnaise can also be made in a blender, food processer or with an electric mixer. Make sauce that all the ingredients are at room temperature. If making by hand, set the bowl on a towel to stop it from sliding around.
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Remember, mayonnaise is made with raw egg yolk which can harbour ‘Salmonella’ bacteria. Pregnant women, children and the elderly should avoid undercooked or raw eggs.
Derivatives of mayonnaise sauce are:-
This is a cold, emulsified sauce, used extensively in the Garde Manger.
Egg yolks 2
Oil (Olive oil, vegetable oil half of each) 360 ml
White vinegar /Lemon juice 15 ml
Steps to prepare mayonnaise sauce
· Bring all the ingredients to room temp.
· Combine the yolks and seasoning and beat a little.
· Add the oil very slowly and keep beating till an emulsion is formed.
· Add the vinegar/lime juice and check to season.
Points to remembered
Unstable emulsion caused due to …..
A . When the ingredients have been at too low a temperature, thus preventing the emulsifying agents from coating the oil successfully.
B . By using stale egg yolks which consequently provide an insufficient agent.
C. By inadequate whisking when adding oil to the egg yolks, thus preventing even distribution of oil into the egg.
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D. By adding the oil too quickly in the initial stages of preparations, thus prevent a thorough mixing of yolks and oil resulting in the sauce separations.