The Complete Egg: Spicy Scotch Eggs

The Complete Egg: Spicy Scotch Eggs

Watch ONLY with a Planet Eat subscription
This online cooking masterclass series is all about the ever-delicious and useful, protein packed egg! These versatile and healthy recipes will have you prepared for any occasion. Learn how to make this beloved snack, the Scotch Egg. In this original recipe Chef Kerri McGuinness adds a bit of spice to give it an extra kick. If you thought Scotch eggs couldn't get any better, think again and try this recipe. About Chef Kerri McGuinness: Kerri is a cook from the West of Ireland- making her Irish to the core! She grew up on a farm, and married a Devon lad, before moving to London in 2010. Her brother-in-law Matt has a few hens in the West Country, and she uses the eggs as much as possible because they are the most gorgeous! Using Matt’s produce and visiting the farm, Kerri has gotten to know the neighbouring suppliers who cultivate beautiful veggies, pretty micro-herbs and rear happy pigs. Kerri launched Very Kerri in 2013, and its focus is on feeding followers inspiration for dining out in London and entertaining at home, through interactive food maps, honest restaurant reviews and insightful blog posts. Over the years, the brand has evolved into offering creative and commercial services in hospitality, whilst adding value with recipes and kitchen hacks along the way. Today, whether it’s brunch hosting, content writing, or Planet Eat presenting, Kerri is a one-man band for bringing fun food ideas to life.

Spicy Scotch Eggs


  • 470g sausage meat
  • 180g Calabrian ‘nduja
  • 2 tsp chilli flakes
  • 1 tsp sweet paprika
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 1 small shallot, finely chopped
  • 8 medium eggs, soft boiled and peeled
  • In three wide bowls: 2 eggs, beaten
  • 100g gluten free flour, seasoned with Kosher salt
  • 100g gluten free breadcrumbs
  • Vegetable oil (for deep frying)

Browser Not Supported

Sorry, we do not support video playback on your browser. Please use one of the following browsers:

Renew your membership Update your payment details


Age Restricted Content

Please be aware, this title is age restricted. Please confirm you are over 18 to continue.

 No, I am under 18  Yes, I am over 18