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.

poached egg

Perfectly poached eggs

Uncover the secret to perfectly delicious poached eggs with this popular and flavourful classic...

Egg custard

Egg custard can be served on its own or to accompany a hot dessert...
Pickled eggs

Pickled eggs

A British classic - perfect for picnics or a satifying snack.
Yorkshire puddings

Yorkshire pudding

Yorkshire Pudding Recipe Everyone loves a Yorkshire pudding . This recipe makes 12 delicious...
Eggs Florentine

Eggs Florentine

Perfect for any time of day, Eggs Florentine are a deceptively simple and delicious...
Summer quiche

Summer quiche

A great-tasting picnic favourite, our summer quiche recipe is a fantastic dish to share...

Eggs Benedict

A classic breakfast favourite, Eggs Benedict is one of the most popular egg recipes....

Painted boiled eggs

Nutritional analysis per portion: Energy: 78kcals; Protein: 7.5g; Total fat: 5.4g; Sat fat: 1.5g;...
Scotch eggs

Scotch eggs

Home made Scotch eggs are easier to make than you think and bound to...
Egg nog

Eggnog

A true Christmas classic, eggnog is just as tasty any time of the year...
Mayonnaise

Mayonnaise

Mayonnaise makes the sandwich, or so they say. It’s also a supremely popular condiment...
Hollandaise sauce

Hollandaise sauce

This is a real classic sauce favoured by all the top restaurants, but it...
Egg caesar salad

Egg caesar salad

This egg caesar salad brings a taste of summer to the dinner table -...
Piperade with eggs

Piperade with eggs

Recipe from Take a Box of Eggs Nutritional analysis per portion: Energy: 213kcals; Protein:...