Joël Robuchon

This stunning recipe calls for a head of Boston lettuce per person, resulting in a soup with pure, intense flavors that is then poured over a delicate custard. It's a riff on petits pois à la française, the classic French dish of peas, lettuce and spring onions braised in butter and chicken stock. Plus: More Soup Recipes and Tips
Joël Robuchon cooks these eggs in martini glasses in a professional steam oven; the F&W Test Kitchen got great results by steaming the eggs in ramekins (en cocotte) in a water bath. Either way, the runny eggs are delicious with the creamy mushrooms and supersilky parsley puree. More Egg Dishes