Monday, August 4, 2014

Caviar Pie

3-4 oz black caviar
2 oz butter
parsley and radishes
6 eggs
1 container sour cream

Method: Hard boil eggs and when cold, push through sieve or blender. Season with salt and pepper. Melt butter and add to eggs. Press into 8" pie dish and freeze for one hour. Pour sour cream on to egg mixture and freeze for one hour. Place caviar in a layer on top of sour cream. Decorate with radish rings and springs of parsley. Serve in wedges. This quantity serves about 12.

Source: contributed by R. Bryant in Royal Adelaide Hospital Cookery Book: Our Favourite Recipes (Adelaide: 1981, 1st edition), p.31.

This month's recipes are all taken from a new addition 
to my collection of Adelaide cookbooks:

2 comments:

yinzerella said...

This sounds delicious.

vicki (skiourophile) said...

Thanks Yinzerella - it's a classic combination - I keep thinking, "how about some aspic on the top to really get the radish art going?". Maybe not... ;-)

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