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Turn Plain Hard Boiled Eggs into Spicy Scotch Eggs [Recipe]

Bored with plain old hard-boiled eggs? Spice up this basic with Sam the Cooking Guy’s Spicy Scotch Eggs recipe. You’ll fall in love with Sam’s simple idea of wrapping a hard-boiled egg in zesty Italian sausage. Mangia!

Spicy Scotch Eggs Recipe

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 30 minutes

Yield: 6

Spicy Scotch Eggs Recipe


6 hard-boiled eggs, peeled

1 pound spicy Italian sausage

1 cup flour

2 eggs, beaten

2 cups Panko breadcrumbs


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Wrap each egg with approximately 1/6 of the sausage, making sure there are no gaps.
  3. Coat with flour – shaking off excess.
  4. Dip in egg and then in the bread crumbs.
  5. Bake 30 minutes – slice and enjoy.
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Sam Zien

is host of the TV show Sam the Cooking Guy, author of 3 cookbooks and a frequent guest in the Today Show kitchen. He’s also and proud of his “big in taste but small in effort” cooking style — “food that anyone can make,” he likes to say.

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