Gourmet Fast app

Get our Gourmet Fast app and you can download 140 recipes for your iPhone.

Subscribe to Gourmet

Subscribe or renew this month for 12 issues and you could win one of five trips to Disneyland Resort in California. Offer ends 28 December.

Gourmet on your iPad

Download the latest issue of Gourmet Traveller for your iPad.

Curried egg and watercress sandwiches


You'll need

4 eggs 1 tsp curry powder 2 tbsp mayonnaise 30 gm butter, softened 8 slices of wholemeal bread 3 cups (loosely packed) picked watercress

Method

  • 01
  • Place eggs in a large saucepan, cover with cold water and bring to the boil over high heat. Cook for 7 minutes, drain and cool under cold running water. Peel and mash using a fork, stir through curry powder and mayonnaise and season to taste with sea salt and freshly ground black pepper.
  • 02
  • Butter bread and spread egg over half the slices, top with watercress and remaining bread. Using an electric or serrated knife, remove crusts, cut sandwiches into quarters and serve immediately or cover with a damp tea towel and refrigerate until required.

At A Glance

  • Serves 16 people
Win
a dozen bottles of Greystone Wines!

Thanks to Greystone Wines, we have a dozen bottles of their 2011 Pinot Noir, valued at more than $400, to give away to one lucky winner.

Read More
Win
big with Brita!

Win one of five Brita 3-way filter taps. Get in quick!

Enter now
Gourmet TV

Check out our video section for our latest cover recipes, chef cooking demos, interviews and more.

Watch Now

At A Glance

  • Serves 16 people

Featured in

Nov 2007

You might also like...

Quick meals

recipes

Christmas pudding ice-cream

Beer recipes

recipes

Raspberry and Mint Mojito

Summer seafood recipes

recipes

Serge Dansereau: Blueberry vanilla tart

Summer salads

recipes

Barbecue trout bundles with prosciutto and button mushrooms

Quick summer meals

recipes

Serge Dansereau: Homemade lemonade

Christmas classic recipes

recipes

Serge Danserau: Duck confit and potato terrine

Adriano Zumbo's Christmas recipes

recipes

Serge Dansereau: Leek tartlets

Holiday entertaining recipes

recipes

conversion tool

 
get the latest news

Sign up to receive the latest food, travel and dining news direct from Gourmet Traveller headquarters.