Boiled eggs with soldiers on table

Boiled egg recipes

Make a perfect boiled egg and serve with soldiers for an easy breakfast, cook up a hearty kedgeree or use boiled eggs to top a simple salad. Find plenty of inspiration in our best ever boiled egg recipes.

4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Jazz up the soldiers for your dippy egg with sundried tomato paste and chorizo or vegetarian pesto - an easy and quick breakfast or brunch

20 mins
Easy
49 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A hearty brunchtime meal with smoked haddock, boiled eggs, rice and curry flavours

45 mins
More effort
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19 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Start the day the right way, with this quick, easy and nutritious breakfast

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This anytime summer salad will be on the table in just 30 minutes

30 mins
Easy
14 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Use modern, popular ingredients to get your meat, potato and veg fix with this satisfying salad

20 mins
Easy
15 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Try something new with this aromatic, vegetarian, tomato-based curry packed with boiled eggs and served with spiced basmati

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Pack up this tasty rice salad for a healthy vegetarian lunch. It's full of fibre, folate and vitamin C and is topped with protein-rich boiled eggs

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

French bistro classic, the tuna Niçoise, becomes healthier with extra lettuce and veg and low fat dressing

25 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Boiled egg and soldiers goes grown up, with pancetta and asparagus sourdough fingers and creamy duck eggs

35 mins
Easy
8 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

A steaming bowl of ramen noodle soup is a comforting Japanese classic - slowly simmer the bone broth for a rich depth of flavour

4 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Aisha Nanor Martin's spicy Indonesian salad has it all; crunchy vegetables, boiled eggs, chilli peanut sauce, fresh coriander, fried tofu and a sprinkling of prawn crackers for added crunch

40 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Bake this classic brunch dish for a crunchy rice topping, filled with smoked haddock, prawns, eggs and spices - great for dinner too

1 hr and 55 mins
More effort
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A substantial 'almost-Niçoise' that goes with just about anything, and won't get soggy on the way to the picnic

30 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Great for a summer lunch, picnic or barbeque - takes no time at all.

10 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A truly classic comfort food recipe, this smoked mackerel kedgeree takes just 10 minutes to prep. Top with soft-boiled eggs and plenty of spices

55 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Spice up your soup with this tasty curried sweetcorn recipe topped with a soft boiled egg and green chilli. It's a perfect light lunch or supper on cold days

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A filling main-meal salad bursting with fresh veg - just leave out the anchovies for a veggie version

25 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This light lunch or brunch is 2 of your 5-a-day and will be on the plate in just 20 minutes. Tangy pickled radishes add a layer of crunch and complement the creamy avocado

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A classic combination, seasoned with chilli and paprika

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This fresh and vibrant salad is packed full of healthy ingredients

20 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Toss chicken breast, boiled eggs, Little Gem, sundried tomatoes and toasted nuts in a zesty dressing for a quick salad that's rich in calcium, folate and iron

17 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A picnic's not a picnic without a boiled egg or two. Serve them in a salad with parsley, shallots, our watercress dressing and a sprinkling of chilli salt

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Soft, creamy avocado wrapped in crispy pancetta, perfect for dipping in your morning egg

15 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
1 rating 2.0 out of 5 star rating

This easy veggie black rice salad with roasted aubergine is a perfect pick-me-up supper or a simple lunch. Top with a soft-boiled egg and a yogurt dressing

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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