Classic recipes

Master the basics of classic egg dishes such as simple boiled eggs, poached eggs, omelettes and pancakes. Sometimes we want to experiment and try something different, but you can’t go wrong with the classics. Our classic egg recipes are simple, full of flavour and suitable for kitchen beginners and veterans alike. Why don’t you give our eggs florentine a go? Or alternatively, learn how to create the classic scotch egg from scratch.

How to make an omelette

How to make an omelette

  • Serves: 1
  • Prep: 2mins
  • Cook: 2mins
Healthy, quick and perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner, omelettes are one of the...
Yorkshire puddings

Yorkshire pudding

  • Serves: 12
  • Prep: 5mins
  • Cook: 20mins
Yorkshire Pudding Recipe Everyone loves a Yorkshire pudding . This recipe makes 12 delicious...
poached egg

Perfectly poached eggs

  • Serves: 1
  • Prep: 5mins
  • Cook: 5mins
Uncover the secret to perfectly delicious poached eggs with this popular and flavourful classic...
Pickled eggs

Pickled eggs

  • Serves: 6
  • Prep: 20mins
  • Cook: 15mins
A British classic - perfect for picnics or a satifying snack.

Egg custard

  • Serves: 4
  • Prep: 5mins
  • Cook: 5mins
Egg custard can be served on its own or to accompany a hot dessert...
Poached egg on bagel

Poached egg on bagel

  • Serves: 1
  • Prep: 5mins
  • Cook: 3mins
It is a common question chefs get asked: ‘How do you make perfect poached...

Eggnog

  • Serves: 8
  • Prep: 240mins
  • Cook: 15mins
A true Christmas classic, eggnog is just as tasty any time of the year...
Eggs Florentine

Eggs Florentine

  • Serves: 2
  • Prep: 5mins
  • Cook: 20mins
Perfect for any time of day, Eggs Florentine are a deceptively simple and delicious...
Cheat's kedgeree

Cheat's kedgeree

  • Serves: 2
  • Prep: 10mins
  • Cook: 15mins
A fresh and quick version of this classic egg recipe.
Mayonnaise

Mayonnaise

  • Prep: 15mins
  • Cook: 0mins
Mayonnaise makes the sandwich, or so they say. It’s also a supremely popular condiment...

Eggs Benedict

  • Serves: 2
  • Prep: 10mins
  • Cook: 5mins
A classic breakfast favourite, Eggs Benedict is one of the most popular egg recipes....
Soft scrambled eggs

Soft scrambled eggs

  • Serves: 1
  • Prep: 5mins
  • Cook: 3mins
As long as you are ready with your plates and accompaniments, before you begin...