Crab Cakes with Hollandaise Sauce from The River Lee


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  • 1 - 2 People


Crab Cakes 

Crab Meat - 0.5kg

Hake Fillets - 0.2kg

Dill - 100g

Yolks - 2 

Brea White Sourdough - 100g 

Free Range Eggs - 2 each 

Hollandaise Sauce 

White Wine Vinegar - 45ml 

Egg Yolks - 48ml

Kerrygold Butter - 120g 

Table Salt - 6g 

Ground White Pepper - 6g 



Mousse the hake with egg yolks.
Pick and strain the crab meat.
Add in the mixed herbs and lemon zest.
Then fold in the fish mousse, season with salt and pepper, to form a thick paste.
Form the cakes around @ 35g each (the mix should make 16 cakes).
Place a hot pan, turning, until both sides are golden, finish in the oven.
Poach the eggs and grill the bread at this stage.
Once cakes and eggs are ready place the bread on the plate, put on the crab cakes, top with the poached eggs and cover with hollandaise sauce.
Serve immediately.

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