Hollandaise sauce is the ultimate brunch sauce. But, what if I told you it shouldn't be limited to brunch or breakfast? Hollandaise sauce is so delicious and is even better when you eat it with anything from classic eggs benedict to salmon to vegetables!
So let's dive in and explore some delicious ways to use hollandaise sauce!
- What is hollandaise sauce?
- Breakfast Recipes to Eat with Hollandaise Sauce
- 1. Classic Eggs Benedict
- 2. Eggs Florentine
- 3. Cottage Cheese Egg Bake
- 4. French Toast Bake
- 5. Breakfast Sausage
- 6. Chorizo and Potato Hash
- 7. Bacon Cheddar Waffles
- 8. Breakfast Burrito
- 9. Breakfast Sandwich
- 10. Mushroom Quiche
- Meat Recipes to Serve with Hollandaise
- 11. Honey Glazed Ham
- 12. Oven Baked Pork Chops
- 13. Dry Rub Ribs
- 14. Pan-Seared Chicken
- 15. Parmesan Crusted Walleye
- 16. Mediterranean Salmon
- 17. Beef Wellington
- What Vegetables Are Good With Hollandaise Sauce?
- 18. Grilled Asparagus
- 19. Instant Potato Pancakes
- 20. Roasted Potatoes
- 21. Crispy Brussels Sprouts
- 22. Omelette with Spinach and Feta
- 23. Skillet Mushrooms and Zucchini
What is hollandaise sauce?
Hollandaise sauce is a mixture of egg yolks, melted butter, and lemon juice or vinegar. It is believed to have Dutch roots but is often related to French cooking because the first documented recipe was in a French cookbook. Check out our go-to hollandaise sauce recipe!
Breakfast Recipes to Eat with Hollandaise Sauce
When I think of hollandaise sauce, I automatically think of breakfast. Here are some classic breakfast ideas made even better with hollandaise sauce!
The go to move for hollandaise is eggs benedict. I love this one because it has some beautiful herbs like dill and chives to brighten up the dish!
While these may look like eggs benedict, eggs Florentine is the Italian take on it. Eggs Florentine always include some type of vegetable and does not include meat. This is a great vegetarian option for Hollandaise sauce!
An egg bake is delicious when served with creamy hollandaise sauce.
This recipe uses cottage cheese to make for a creamy and dense egg casserole that's packed with bacon and cheese.
If you're looking for a flavor-packed and creamy breakfast then this egg bake with hollandaise sauce is for you!
Some people crave a sweet and savory combo. Think puff pastries or orange chicken.
This French toast casserole is filling, easy to make, and makes for a delicious sweet and savory meal when topped with a little creamy hollandaise sauce!
The sweet and savory honey mustard glaze on a tender, juicy ham slice complements the rich, cheesy flavors of au gratin potatoes perfectly.
I love a good hash! And this one that is packed with Mexican flare has me drooling! Be right back, I'm going to go make this with hollandaise sauce.
I love savory waffles and these are some of the best! They have bacon, cheddar, and chives and instead of syrup, I recommend topping them with hollandaise.
There is nothing better than an early morning hike with a breakfast burrito on the beach to follow!
I am always looking for ways to amp up my burritos and one way is to add hollandaise!
These breakfast sandwiches are great for meal prep. They are made with a sheet pan of eggs and sausage and made even better dipped in hollandaise sauce!
10. Mushroom Quiche
A slice of quiche, with its savory ham, mushrooms, and cheese, makes a delightful breakfast. Take it to the next level by drizzling hollandaise sauce on top!
This combination is sure to keep you full and satisfied throughout the morning.
Meat Recipes to Serve with Hollandaise
If you are looking for a main, show-stopping, meat dish to pair with hollandaise - look no further. Or if you are wondering what fish goes with hollandaise sauce, we've got you covered there too!
11. Honey Glazed Ham
Being that eggs benedict have ham on them, it's a no-brainer that hollandaise is also tasty with a slice of honey ham!
Plus, this is a low-carb, high-protein meal that is oh so delicious!
Also in the pig family, pork chops are another classic dish that tastes delicious with buttery hollandaise sauce!
These chops are oven-baked so you'll enjoy a tender, juicy piece of pork every time.
13. Dry Rub Ribs
Hollandaise is a delicious pairing with ribs. I prefer to pair it with dry rub ribs that have classic flavors like this recipe.
The hollandaise sauce adds both moisture and a creamy flavor to the dry ribs, which makes for a delightful combination!
Chicken and cream sauce is always a good idea! This recipe creates a slightly crisp skin and is packed with juicy flavor making it a great protein to eat with hollandaise.
When I think about fish to pair with hollandaise, I think of mild fish like this walleye.
It's coated in a parmesan and garlic crust that's so delicious with any hollandaise sauce!
Another mild fish option is salmon. This recipe includes a cream sauce, but it would be super good with leftover hollandaise instead!
17. Beef Wellington
It only makes sense to pair hollandaise with another classic French dish. This beef Wellington is a real show stopper and everyone will rave about it served with hollandaise!
What Vegetables Are Good With Hollandaise Sauce?
Asparagus is the classic here, but there are so many other good vegetables to pair with hollandaise. Check out our favorite vegetables for hollandaise sauce below!
With summer coming up, we will be doing all of our cooking on the grill. So why not pair the grilled version of this classic hollandaise pairing?
Grab a stack of these and pour that hollandaise over them! They are filled with garlic and cheddar cheese making for one tasty bite!
20. Roasted Potatoes
These super crispy potatoes are seasoned with turmeric and cayenne pepper. Hence why a cooling hollandaise would be great with them!
I love the idea of eating crispy vegies with hollandaise. These Brussels sprouts are coated in garlic and parmesan - yum!
A fluffy omelet filled with spinach and creamy feta cheese is a protein-packed way to start your day. Paired with au gratin potatoes, you'll have a filling and delicious breakfast.
These summer vegetables are perfectly paired with hollandaise sauce. They cook quickly and pack a flavor punch!
So there you have it – 23 scrumptious ideas for what to eat with hollandaise sauce, covering everything from breakfast to meat to vegetarian options. We hope you enjoy this amazing sauce in ways you never thought possible!