List of Ingredients
3 egg yolks
¼ cup water
2 tablespoons lemon juice
½ cup firm cold butter, cut into eighths
1/8 teaspoon paprika
dash ground red pepper
In small saucepan, combine egg yolks, water and lemon juice. Cook over VERY LOW HEAT, stirring constantly, until yolk mixture bubbles at edges.
Stir in butter, 1 piece at a time, until melted and sauce is thickened.
Stir paprika, red pepper and salt to taste.
Remove from heat.
Cover and chill if not used immediately.
Makes about ¾ cup
Use this sauce on eggs, asperagus and artichokes!