Salted Egg Yolk Burger

Want a burger that truly fill with salted egg yolk flavor? Forget about the queue at McDonald’s, we will teach you how to make your own salted egg yolk burger at home with as much sauce as you want!

For fans who want a sauce that is FULL of salted egg yolks flavour and don’t really have the time to spare,we choose to use Irvin’s salted egg yolk sauce! Just heat it up on a sauce pan and drizzle it over!

We marinated the chicken with buttermilk and the salted egg yolk sauce, if you do it ahead and let it marinate in the fridge for a couple of hours, the fried chicken will be super tender and juicy!

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  • Servings: 3

  • Time: 1 hr 30 min

  • Skill: Easy


  1. Ingredients:

  2. 1 bottle Irvin’s salted egg yolk sauce

  3. 3 boneless chicken thighs

  4. 4 potatoes

  5. 3 burger buns

  6. 1 green coral lettuce

  7. 20 curry leaves

  8. 3 chili padis (chopped)

  9. Oil for deep frying

  10. Marinade:

  11. 2 tbsp Irvin’s salted egg yolk sauce

  12. 200 ml buttermilk

  13. 1 tsp salt

  14. ½ tsp black pepper

  15. Coating:

  16. 1½ cups self raising flour

  17. 1 tsp salt

  18. 1 tsp black pepper


  1. In a bowl mix, 2 tbsp Irvin’s salted egg yolk sauce, 200 ml buttermilk, 1 tsp salt and ½ tsp black pepper

  2. Add 3 pieces of boneless chicken thighs to marinade

  3. Cover and let it marinate for 1 hour or longer

  4. Cut 4 potatoes into wedges

  5. Deep fry potatoes wedges until light golden brown, drain and let it cool down

  6. Deep fry potatoes wedges again at a slightly higher temperature until golden brown

  7. Drain, set aside and season with salt

  8. In large bowl mix 1½ cups self rising flour, 1 tsp salt and 1 tsp black pepper

  9. Coat chicken thighs with mixture and deep fry until golden brown

  10. Drain and set aside

  11. Split and toast burger buns in oven (to preference)

  12. Pour the rest of the Irvin’s salted egg yolk sauce in a sauce pan.

  13. Heat sauce until it starts to bubble.

  14. Remove toasted buns from oven

  15. Assemble the burger in the order of toasted bun, carol lettuce, fried chicken thigh, salted egg yolk sauce , curry leaves, chopped chilli padis and bun again.

  16. Serve with fried potatoes wedges and more sauce