Spiced Scotch Eggs

Recipe by ImPat
READY IN: 55mins


  • 9
    eggs (at room temperature)
  • 3
    slices white bread (crusts removed and torn)
  • 12
    cup milk
  • 13
    cup curry paste (mild Indian)
  • 2
    tablespoons parsley (flat-leaf chopped)
  • 4
    slices bacon (thin rindless and halved lengthwise)
  • mixed salad green (to serve)


  • Preheat oven to 220C (200C fan forced).
  • Place 8 of the eggs in a large saucepan, cover with cold water and bring to the boil, stirring (this helps centre the yolks) and gently boil for 8 minutes and then remove from heat, drain and cool slightly and peel.
  • Soak bread in milk for 2 minutes and add mince, curry paste, remaining egg and parsley, mix until well combined.
  • Grease 8 holes of a 12 hole (1/3 cu) muffin tray and line each hole with a slice of bacon, extending over sides and then cover bases with a layer of the mince mixture and then add a boiled egg pointy end up and then press remaining mince mixture around and over the eggs until completely covered and then fold bacon over mince, securing with a toothpick at join and place muffin tray on a rimmed baking tray.
  • Bake, uncovered, for 25 minutes or until mince is browned and cooked and then remove toothpicks and stand for 5 minutes =.
  • Serve spiced scotch eggs with salad.