Chorizo Scotch quail’s eggs

Quail’s egg recipes

Delicate and petite with a speckled shell, quail's eggs work well as mini scotch eggs, blini toppers and more. Check out our 10 favourite ways to use them.

8 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Upgrade this picnic family favourite with a tangy chorizo and blanched almond shell, covering perfectly soft-set yolks

1 hr and 50 mins
A challenge
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This healthy, satisfying salad makes a tasty packed lunch or light supper with green beans, parsley, chives and lemon

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

Tuck in this pintxos-inspired topped bread dish for a flavour of San Sebastian in northern Spain

20 mins
Easy
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Brunch with a difference, bake these addictive, mini spiralized potato nests ahead of time then crack in the eggs and cook when your guests arrive

55 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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A bread mix makes an easy cheat's base and is delicious topped with a creamy pea filling, broad beans, leeks, asparagus and cracked eggs

55 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

These dainty little Eastern European pancakes have a distinctive flavour and are party perfect. Finish with two toppings - beetroot and quail's egg, and smoked salmon pâté - for a creative canapé

1 hr
Easy
1 rating 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Make our mini avocado toasts for a healthy canapé to serve at a party. They come with two toppings – a vegetarian quail's egg option and a crabmeat version

30 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Making these mini Scotch quail's eggs is well worth the effort, best enjoyed warm with a sprinkling of flaky sea salt. The perfect party food!

1 hr and 5 mins
More effort
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Roll quail's eggs up in creamy smoked fish and potato for an impressive make-ahead weekend canapé or starter

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Give brunch a sophisticated twist with celeriac, comté cheese and crunchy pumpkin seed fritters topped with quail's eggs

40 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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