Cute deviled eggs

by smth good on January 29, 2011

in appetizers

They are popular in many parts of the world, but in Romania deviled eggs are mandatory appetizers. For Christmas and Easter. And weddings. And birthday parties. And regular Sundays. They might be used as a grading systems for any household and any cook though recipes over here are pretty standardized: boiled egg yolks, mustard, mayonnaise and liver pate.

In Romanian they are called  oua umplute (stuffed eggs).

We turned them upside-down and put some heads on to make them appealing to some of our younger guests. Total success! Except for deciding if they were ducks or swans…

Yields 10 deviled eggs; prep. time 20 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 5 hard boiled eggs, cooled and peeled
  • 3 tbsp yoghurt or sour cream
  • 1 tbsp mayonnaise
  • 30 grams butter
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 100 grams liver pate
  • salt & pepper
  • for decor – black peppercorn, a red bell pepper or a carrot, some fresh parsley, toothpicks

Melt butter in a frying pan and saute the onion without browning it.

Slice the eggs in halves, lengthwise. Remove the yolks and transfer them into a bowl. Place the “shells” onto a plate.

Mash boiled egg yolks and combine with liver pate and sauteed onion. Mix until you get a smooth paste. Salt and pepper to taste.

Fill the egg “shells” with the above paste. Refrigerate the remaining paste for 20 minutes.

Combine sour cream and mayonnaise and spread onto a plate. This is the “lake”.

Place the stuffed eggs upside down onto the “lake”. Wet your hands and form round shapes using the chilled filling – these are the “heads”.

Now, the trickiest part is to assembly the eggs. Break 5 toothpicks in two. Stick each toothpick into one end of the eggs (leave half of it out). Thrust the “head” into the toothpick, carefully so the head won’t fall off.

Decorate the “heads” with black pepper for eyes and red bell pepper or carrot for beak. Additionally, you could add “wings” from parsley leaves. Just use a toothpick to fix them onto the eggs.

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Belinda @zomppa January 29, 2011 at 10:39 pm

OMIGOSH! I love deviled eggs, but these are nothing like I’ve seen – you just made my day!

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Kate @ Diethood.com January 29, 2011 at 11:22 pm

Oh they are adorable… great job! We also serve these – they are a must when guests come by. :)

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chris@getrealchris January 29, 2011 at 11:30 pm

Adorable presentation! A great way to get kids to eat nutrient dense liver too.

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Food Frenzy January 29, 2011 at 11:46 pm

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Chef Dennis January 30, 2011 at 12:32 am

those deviled eggs are just too cute! Great job with them, I could see those being the hit of any event!
Cheers
Dennis

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AJ@asavoryexpedition January 30, 2011 at 12:43 am

This is so adorable!

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Kiek Stevenson January 30, 2011 at 12:57 am

Devilled eggs are an absolute must at our family gatherings. I will absolutely try this for the next holiday. I love the creativity!

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Mateja January 30, 2011 at 1:10 am

Almost too cute to eat! I always teach kids not to play with food, but I just cannot resist: “Kids, let go play in the kitchen!”

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km January 30, 2011 at 1:21 am

These are adorable! Fun video to watch, too.

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Christina January 30, 2011 at 2:36 am

I love them!!

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Katrina January 30, 2011 at 3:07 am

Great idea! Love it!!

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Medeja January 30, 2011 at 10:43 am

Really cute eggs :) in Lithuania too stuffed eggs very popular celebrating something

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Liz January 30, 2011 at 12:35 pm

Adorable!!! I love these :)

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Angie's Recipes January 30, 2011 at 12:42 pm

oh how cute! Thanks for sharing it!

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Brandie@thecountrycook January 30, 2011 at 4:25 pm

Those are the cutest ever!!

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Jill Colonna January 30, 2011 at 5:20 pm

Wow. They may be popular in Romania but I can imagine that everyone is seeking out your amazing version. Great post!

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Sabrina January 30, 2011 at 5:33 pm

this is GREAT! sooooo cute!

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Eftychia January 30, 2011 at 6:48 pm

Oh, these little ducks are so cute. I will make this recipe and I am sure I will impress my guests. Thank you for the video, it was very helpful. Thanks for sharing!!

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Christina January 30, 2011 at 6:57 pm

These are so cute! I enjoyed your video too!

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Hester Casey - Alchemy January 31, 2011 at 10:30 am

These are very cute. A clever way to get kids to eat liver pate too.

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eatgreek.net February 2, 2011 at 1:34 pm

they look so cute! I prefer to look them! hehehe :D

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Nancy B April 18, 2011 at 6:58 pm

Thank you for this great twist on Deviled Eggs… I am working on some posts for Egg Salad Week and your post will make a great link to include on Deviled Egg day :-) !

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something_good April 19, 2011 at 9:46 am

Thanks, Nancy!

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