Potato and egg nests

PennyBy Penny  ,   

November 6, 2017

So easy !!

  • Prep: 10 mins
  • Cook: 50 mins
  • Yields: 4 servings


1kg potatoes

1 onion finely chopped

4 slices bacon


4oz finely grated strong cheddar cheese

4 eggs

Half bag baby spinach leaves

Salt and pepper

A little oil


1Peel the potatoes

2Heat oven to 200c

3Boil until soft - drain well

4Meanwhile grill the bacon until crispy - then cut it up

5Sauté the onion in a little oil until soft and translucent

6Mash the potatoes with butter and milk or cream .

7Season with salt and pepper

8Stir through the bacon , onions and cheese

9Line a baking tray with paper

10Shape 4 equal scoops of the potato into nests

11Bake for 5-10 minutes

12Remove the tray

13Sit the spinach leaves onto the nests

14Top with an egg

15Put back in the oven until the egg is cooked ( about 10 minutes )


Ranch dressing mix stirred through with the bacon is lovely


1 Review

Jane Pearson

November 6, 2017

Going to try this.