About Food – Eggs with a Garlic and Mayonnaise Sauce

In this family recipe we show how to make eggs with a delicious garlic and mayonnaise sauce, flavored with herbs and ajika. Ajika (Georgian: აჯიკა) is a hot, spicy paste used to flavor dishes mainly in Samegrelo and Abkhazia. It is made with hot red peppers, garlic, herbs and spices.

Eggs with Garlic and Mayonnaise Sauce

Ingredients: 6 eggs.

For the sauce: 400 grams of mayonnaise, 100-150 ml of water, 8-10 cloves of garlic, 1 small red onion, 1 tsp of dried coriander, 1 heaped tbs of ajika, 20 grams of parsley, and salt (amount dependent upon personal preference).

For the egg filling: 10 grams of parsley, 1 heaped tbs of mayonnaise, 1 small red onion, 1 tsp of ajika, 2-3 cloves of garlic, half tsp of dried coriander, and salt (amount dependent upon personal preference).

Preparation: Boil the eggs and cut in half.

Hard Boiled Eggs

Scoop out the yolks and add to a mixing bowl.

Removing egg  yolks

To make the filling: Squash 2-3 cloves of garlic and chop 10 grams of parsley. Add the garlic and parsley to the bowl of egg yolks, together with 1 tsp of ajika, half tsp of dried coriander, and salt. Mix with a wooden spoon.

Adding ingredients to Egg Yolks

Chop 1 small red onion and add to the bowl, together with 1 heaped tbs of mayonnaise. Mix with a wooden spoon.

Adding Onions

To make the sauce: Squash 8-10 cloves of garlic and chop 20 grams of parsley. Add the garlic and parsley to a mixing bowl, together with 400 grams of mayonnaise, 100-150 ml of water, 1 tsp of dried coriander, 1 heaped tbs of ajika, and salt (amount dependent upon personal preference). Mix thoroughly.

Adding Ingredients to Mayonnaise

Finely chop 1 small red onion and add to the mayonnaise sauce. Mix thoroughly.

Adding Onions to Mayonnaise Sauce

Stuff the egg halves with the filling and use a spoon to pour the mayonnaise sauce over the eggs.

Adding the Sauce

Serving: Serve cold.

Ready for Serving

Enjoy your Eggs with a Garlic and Mayonnaise Sauce!

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