Organic Larder

Egg in a Nest

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 3-6 minutes
If you like Scotch Eggs, you'll love this easy version that's perfect for a delightfully easy breakfast, picnic or kids meal!

Ingredients (1)

  • 1 beef/lamb sausage per person
  • 1 large Organic Larder Biodynamic egg per person
  • ml Organic Larder sweet chilli sauce
  • 30 ml Organic Larder grated cheddar cheese per person


*Tested in a 900 Watt microwave oven

  1. Squeeze the meat from a sausage casing, directly into a 9cm diameter ungreased ramekin dish.
  2. Press the sausage meat evenly on the base and up the sides of the dish.
  3. Break an egg into each one and prick the yolk.
  4. Add a spoon of sauce then and finish with a generous layer of grated cheese.
  5. Cover each dish with cling-film, and microwave as follows:
  6. For 1 cook for 3- 4 minutes
  7. For 2 together cook for   5 – 6 minutes
  8. To cook for a family, cook in batches of 2 together each time for best results.

Hints and Tips

  • Serve with crunchy salad of fresh celery sticks and apple slices if used for a luncheon.