Recipe courtesy of Cristie Schoen
Bill's American Scotch Eggs
Total:
35 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
35 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Place the 4 whole eggs in a pot and cover with water. Bring to a boil and boil for 10 minutes. Drain, rinse under cold water and peel. Set aside on paper towels to absorb excess water.

In a food processor, combine the basil leaves, whole pine nuts, Parmesan, garlic cloves, and 1/2 cup olive oil. Blend until smooth. Set aside.

Cover each boiled egg with one-quarter of the turkey by pressing the meat around the eggs.

Place the beaten eggs in a bowl. In a separate bowl, combine the breadcrumbs, flour, salt, black pepper, cayenne, garlic salt and chopped pine nuts.

Heat the remaining 1/2 cup olive oil over medium-high heat in a large skillet.

Dip each turkey-covered egg first in the eggs and then in the breadcrumbs, making sure the entire egg is encrusted with the crumbs.

Fry the eggs in the hot oil, cooking 3 to 4 minutes each side, turning them in the pan to make sure the entire egg has been cooked.

Once the exterior part of the eggs are brown, place on a paper towel to remove excess fat, and transfer to a plate. Drizzle the eggs with the pesto sauce and garnish with basil leaves.

This recipe was created by a contestant during a cooking competition. The Food Network Kitchens have not tested it for home use, therefore, we cannot make any representation as to the results.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Frisee Salad with Egg and Bacon

Recipe courtesy of Katie Lee

Scrambled Eggs Unscrambled

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Deviled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Josh Cohen

Perfect Poached Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Egg Rolls

Recipe courtesy of Food Network

Best Scrambled Eggs Ever

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

American Macaroni Salad

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Classic Deviled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Mary Nolan

Southwestern Egg Rolls with Salsa Dipping Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Valerie Bertinelli

Craveworthy Eats 3 Videos

Crave-Worthy Egg Sandwich 03:24

Claire puts her own spin on a bacon, egg and cheese breakfast sandwich.

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          powered by PubExchange

          Get Cooking