Make this delicious low carb breakfast recipe for your Mum this Mother's Day.


  • 2 portobello mushrooms

  • 2 bacon rashers

  • ½ tbsp olive oil

  • 2 eggs

  • 2 egg yolks

  • 1 ½ tbsp lemon juice

  • 7 tbsp butter

  • 1 tsp vinegar


  • 1.

    Start by creating the hollandaise sauce: For hollandaise sauce: whisk yolks and lemon juice together in a small heatproof bowl. Place this bowl over a saucepan of just simmering water, making sure the bowl doesn’t touch water.

  • 2.

    Add one tablespoon of butter and whisk until melted, continue the process for the rest of the butter. If the bowl get too hot, remove from heat and continue adding butter, then return to pan. If sauce is thicker than you would like add a little hot water.

  • 3.

    Place portobello mushrooms under the grill for 5 minutes, or until golden. Pan fry bacon to your liking. In a shallow sauce pan bring 6 cups of water to a simmer, adding the vinegar. Carefully crack eggs, one at a time, pour into a cup, and from the cup tip gently into the water. Cook eggs for 2- 3 minutes for a semi-firm yolk or 3-4 minutes for a firm-set yolk. Transfer egg to the bowl of cold water (to stop the cooking process).

  • 4.

    To serve place mushroom on a plate, stack on the bacon and poached egg, and top with hollandaise

  • 5.


  • 6.

    Season to taste with salt and pepper.

Nutritional information

Nutritional analysis per serving (2 servings)

  • Energy 662kj
  • Fat Total 66g
  • Saturated Fat 33g
  • Protein 13g
  • Carbohydrate 5g
  • Sugar 3g
  • Sodium 273mg

Note: The information shown is Edamam's estimate based on available ingredients and preparation. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist's advice.

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Serves 2, 5g of carbohydrates per serve.

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