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Lawrence amanzing scrambled eggs recipe?!

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jojomtl May 13, 2012 08:39 PM

Can anyone help me to figure their scrambled eggs recipe? They are very creamy. Not sure if the put some cheese or not... I have try a few times at home to replicate it. But I didn't reach the same results... no where close....
Thank you!

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    C70 May 14, 2012 06:17 AM

    google "french-style scrambled eggs" and you will get some tips. The trick is lower heat and slow cooking, to make small, creamy curds.

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      SnackHappy May 14, 2012 06:31 AM

      The most important thing is to not overcook them.

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        C70 May 14, 2012 06:35 AM

        yep. hate dry eggs.

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          catroast May 14, 2012 07:05 AM

          i saw julia child do scrambled eggs and she said it should be done at very high heat and last only a few seconds.

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            SnackHappy May 14, 2012 07:22 AM

            You can do it at any temperature, but it gets trickier when you use more heat. I do mine in a regular saute pan at medium heat and the results are great, but the low-heat double-boiler method is more fool proof.

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              catroast May 14, 2012 08:29 AM

              oh ok thanks

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        j_do May 14, 2012 08:37 AM

        it's very simple. you will need to add cream cheese. low heat.

        this video explains it

        http://www.openingceremony.us/entry.a...

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          SnackHappy May 14, 2012 08:48 AM

          So Lawrence adds cream cheese?

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            j_do May 14, 2012 08:57 AM

            they must add some kinda cheese or milk to get it that creamy? You think it's just eggs straight up?

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              SnackHappy May 14, 2012 09:10 AM

              From memory, I couldn't tell you.

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                jojomtl May 14, 2012 09:36 AM

                Thanks for all the tips. I am sure Lawrence adds some kinda of cheese... or cream or something. It doesn't just taste eggs.

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                pyropaul99 May 14, 2012 09:43 AM

                Butter is usually the easiest way to get creamy scrambled eggs, that, and lots of stirring and removal of the heat before the curds get hard. It's all in the elbow work ;)

                Paul.

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                  westaust May 14, 2012 11:15 AM

                  Gordon Ramsay uses creme fraiche in his recipe to give it that creamy texture, so that could be another alternative
                  http://gordonramsaysrecipes.com/03/11/

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                    kpzoo May 14, 2012 11:21 AM

                    My guess is they add some form of cream to the eggs, if anything - maybe 10 or 15%. I don't detect any of the tanginess I associate with cream cheese or creme fraiche when I have their scrambled eggs. You could always try asking them on Twitter what their secret is - who knows, maybe they'll oblige. ;-)

                    http://twitter.com/Lawrencefood/

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                Maximilien May 14, 2012 10:00 AM

                Personally, I find that adding cream cheese is cheating

                here's one with only eggs, butter and salt : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5S7cH...

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                  jojomtl May 14, 2012 04:52 PM

                  Cheating to whom? :) I am just trying to recreate Lawrence flavour..

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                Evilbanana11 May 14, 2012 10:01 AM

                Skip to the 1 minute mark: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dU_B3Q...

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                  jojomtl May 14, 2012 04:51 PM

                  Good idea! I will try Twitter :)

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                    jojomtl May 14, 2012 04:52 PM

                    I will let you know if I have any success on Twitter

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                      jojomtl May 16, 2012 07:48 AM

                      So, they told me they put cream on the eggs. I will try the Gordon Ramsay technique with cream and see if I arrive to the same results...

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