Tagliatelle of leeks, soft-boiled egg

  • Easy
  • 50 minutes
  • 6 persons
  • In the heart of Alsace


  • 1 kg of leeks
  • 6 eggs
  • 12 blanched hazelnuts
  • 1 tablespoon old-fashioned mustard
  • 2 tablespoons of rapeseed oil
  • 4 tablespoons hazelnut oil
  • the juice of a lemon
  • salt pepper

Preparation of recipe

Roast nuts a little in a pan, then crush them roughly. Remove the green of the leeks and wash the whites. Bring a pan of water to a boil and cook the leek whites for 15 minutes. Refresh immediately under cold water and drain.

Cut them into thin strips in length. Peel the shallot and chop it. In a bowl, mix with lemon juice, mustard, 2 oils, salt and pepper. Emulsify with a fork.

Bring water to a boil in a saucepan, gently immerse the eggs. Boil them for 6 minutes and then immediately pass them under cold water and reserve them.

In a salad bowl, mix the leek tagliatelle with the vinaigrette. Using a fork, roll up and place a generous nest of leek tagliatelle in each plate.

Place the eggs on top of the leeks, sprinkle with hazelnuts and serve quickly.

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