Scotch egg recipes

Scotch egg recipes

14 Recipes

Dig out your picnic basket ready for some homemade Scotch eggs. See our top rated Scotch egg recipes to enjoy with salad, chutneys and other picnic foods. 

Scotch eggs

4.2

(5 ratings)

A hidden layer of bacon makes this traditional Scotch egg recipe extra special
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • A challenge

Scotch eggs

5

(10 ratings)

Use a few chef's tricks to create the perfect sausage and egg snack with this step-by-step recipe
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Spicy tiffin eggs

4.310345

(29 ratings)

A Scotch egg recipe that uses spiced carrots in place of meat so vegetarians need not miss out on this picnic classic
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Bengali scotch eggs

5

(1 rating)

Impress guests at dinner parties with these moreish Bengali scotch eggs. They make a popular starter in an Indian menu, or as part of the snack spread
  • 40 mins
  • More effort

Scotch egg pasties

4.555555

(18 ratings)

Two picnic favourites in one - try them with piccalilli or brown sauce for an extra kick
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • More effort

Falafel Scotch eggs

4.25

(8 ratings)

Combine two winning dishes in this picnic-friendly recipe of eggs coated in spiced, herbed chickpeas
  • 55 mins
  • More effort
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Scotch egg pie

4.714285

(7 ratings)

This spin on the picnic classic adapts a pork pie recipe and transforms it into a homely bake in crisp pastry
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy

Chorizo Scotch quail’s eggs

5

(5 ratings)

Upgrade this picnic family favourite with a tangy chorizo and blanched almond shell, covering perfectly soft-set yolks
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • A challenge

Smoked salmon Scotch eggs

4.8

(5 ratings)

Smoked salmon and eggs is a cracking breakfast combination – take it to the next level with these Scotch eggs, flavoured with herbs, capers, lemon and cayenne...
  • 1 hour
  • More effort

Scotch egg pie

4.714285

(7 ratings)

This spin on the picnic classic adapts a pork pie recipe and transforms it into a homely bake in crisp pastry
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy

Lighter Scotch eggs

5

(1 rating)

The picnic classic gets a healthy makeover - two thirds of the fat is knocked off by using lentils and lean pork and baking instead of frying
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Thyme & caramelised onion mini Scotch eggs

5

(1 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 hour and 5 mins
  • More effort

Bacon & egg pies

4

(1 rating)

Individual shortcrust pastries that fall somewhere between a Scotch egg and a Gala pie - super for a summer spread
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy
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