Welsh Rarebit Egg Toast



2 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
½ teaspoon kosher salt
½ teaspoon white pepper
½ cup Guinness beer
¾ cup heavy cream
¾ cup sharp cheddar cheese
2 to 3 dashes Tabasco sauce
4 slices rye bread
8 slices bacon, fully cooked
1 beefsteak tomato, sliced
4 eggs, fried or poached
Chives, minced

Small heavy bottom sauce pot


  1. In a small heavy bottom pot, combine butter and flour. Cook for 2 to 3 minutesuntil lightly toasted.
  2. Whisk in Dijon, Worcestershire sauce, salt and pepper. Whisking quickly, add in Guinness. Bring to a simmer and whisk in cream. Bring back to a simmer and whisk until smooth and bubbly.
  3. Add in cheese and a few dashes of Tabasco, remove from heat, whisking
    continuously until all cheese is melted.
  4. Toast rye bread until desired level of crispness is reached.
  5. Layer a tomato slice, two slices of bacon, and an egg onto each slice of toast.
  6. Generously top each layered toast with rarebit cheese sauce. Top with minced chives.

4 servings
20 minutes

Chef’s Tip: This delicious beer-cheese sauce is excellent served with warm pretzels or fresh bread for a simple hearty snack!

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