Mimmo’s Mozzarella, Tomato and Basil Egg Sandwich/ Laid Fresh, Miami

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The Chef: Michael Lewis
The Restaurant: Laid Fresh, Miami
The Dish: Mimmo’s Mozzarella, Tomato and Basil Egg Sandwich


1 potato-brioche bun, toasted
2 eggs
1-2 slices Mimmo’s Mozzarella
1-2 slices tomato
Sea salt, black pepper, olive oil
3-4 basil leaves
3-4 slices red chili

Bechamel Sauce:

2 tbs. butter
2 tbs. flour
1 1/4 cups heated milk
Freshly ground pepper

Method of Preparation:

  • For Bechamel, melt butter in pot, stir in flour and allow to bubble before slowly adding heated milk. Stir to incorporate and allow to boil. Add salt, pepper and nutmeg, and turn down heat and allow to thicken.
  • Fry eggs sunny side up.

To Plate:

  • Dress toasted bun with Bechamel.
  • Assemble sandwich starting with the eggs and mozzarella on bottom bun.
  • Top with tomato, basil, salt, pepper, red chilies to complete.

Serves: 1 sandwich each

LAID Fresh
250 NW 24th St.
Miami, FL 33127

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