An il Fustino recipe

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Author: Laura S. Kirkley

This is il Fustino's answer to MyPlate

Serves: 4

Eggs Florentine with Cremini Mushrooms & Leek


INGREDIENTS

3 tablespoons, il Fustino Arbequina Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1 large, leek, white & light green parts only - cut into 1/2 inch pieces
1 tablespoon, unsalted butter
1 pound, cremini mushrooms - thinly sliced
1 tablespoon, soy sauce
1/4 cup, white wine
5 ounces, baby spinach
salt and freshly ground pepper
4 large, eggs

METHOD

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. In a deep skillet, heat the olive oil, add the leek and cook over moderate heat, stirring until softened about 3 minutes
  3. Stir in the butter and mushroom. Saute for 3 minutes.
  4. Add wine.
  5. Cook, stirring occasionally, until the mushrooms are softened and liquid is reduced to 2 tablespoons, about 5 minutes
  6. Add the spinach and stir until wilted, about 1 minute
  7. Season with salt and pepper
  8. Coat four 1-cup ramekins or small gratin dishes with olive oil
  9. Transfer the mushroom and spinach mixture to the ramekins and crack an egg on top of each
  10. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes, until the white is barely set and the yolks are runny
  11. Remove from over and let stand for 2 minutes
  12. Serve with whole-grain toast points or fresh Baguette