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Recipe for Mayonnaise

  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1/2 level teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1/2 level teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 level teaspoon sugar
  • 1/2 level teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 pint (236ml) salad oil
  • 1 tablespoon white vinegar or lemon juice

1.      Put egg yolk and seasonings in a basin. Mix really well using a wooden spoon.

2.      Add oil, drop by drop at first, stirring briskly with a wooden spoon.

3.      When very thick add a teaspoon of vinegar, then remaining oil a little more quickly, then beat in rest of vinegar as required. it should be thick enough to hold the impression of the spoon.

A milder mayonnaise

Beat into the finished mayonnaise 2 teaspoons of lemon juice or 2 teaspoons of cream.


Farm Shops near London

The following farm shops in London sell ingredients used in Mayonnaise:

The Real Cheese Shop - Farm Shop near London

The Real Cheese Shop

London, Richmond upon Thames

Neighbourhood cheese shop in the heart of Barnes village since 1985. Situated midway between the...

Laverstoke Park Farm Twickenham  - Farm Shop near London

Laverstoke Park Farm Twickenham

Twickenham, Richmond upon Thames

Here you will find one of the largest and we like to think the most impressive meat displays in Lond...

Farmers Markets near London

The following farmers markets in London sell ingredients used in Mayonnaise:

South Kensington  Farmers Market - Farmers Market near London

South Kensington Farmers Market

London, Kensington and Chelsea

9 am - 2 pm. A great selection of vegetable growers will be at this market.

Swiss Cottage Farmers Market - Farmers Market near London

Swiss Cottage Farmers Market

London, Camden