Lautrec’s Garlic Soup (Official recipe from the Lautrec, France Garlic Festival)

August 7, 2012

– 8 c. water
– 10 cloves garlic
– 1 t. mustard
– 1 egg
– 1 c. oil
– 1/3 lb. vermicelli,
– salt and pepper to taste


Pour the water into a large saucepan and bring to a boil. Add the crushed pink garlic and the egg white. Add salt and pepper and mix. Cook for 3 minutes. Add the vermicelli and cook for 3 minutes more. Prepare a mayonnaise with the egg yolk, pepper, salt, mustard and oil. (You may not need to use all the oil).  Dilute it with a ladle of warm stock and incorporate it delicately into your soup.
Serves 4


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