VIDEO: How to Make Hollandaise in a Blender

Skip the whisking—by hand or in an upright mixer—and make Hollandaise sauce the super-simple way: in a blender! In this video, senior editor Keith Pandolfi demonstrates his masterful turning-on-the-blender technique.

What you need

    What to Do

    • Combine the egg yolks, lemon juice, salt, and pepper in the bowl of a blender.
    • Remove the stopper from the blender lid, and place the lid on the blender with your hand covering the opening
    • Pulse quickly to combine
    • With the motor still running, make a small opening between your thumb and forefinger, and pour in the butter