You’re never really out of options on the food front when you have a carton of eggs in your fridge. These little shelled beauties are powerhouses of protein, without the hefty price tag of powders and bars and can form the basis of hearty meals throughout the day.
Eggs are one of the most versatile sources of protein and can take centre stage in both sweet and savoury dishes, both healthy and indulgent. Whether its an oozy poached egg crowning a brunch dish or a quick and easy omelette for dinner, having a six pack on hand is always a good idea.
We’ve gathered up some of our favourite egg recipes from TheTaste Recipe Collection to tempt you to get creative with your carton today!
This Healthy Shakshuka Recipe by the Flouring Pantry will have you wondering why you ever bothered getting dressed and going out for brunch – so simple but packed with flavour.
All of our favourite breakfast things get piled on toast with this Frazzled Wok Eggs Recipe from the Cracked Cookbook, with a hint of exotic spice from Egyptian Dukkah.
Did you know that you can make pancakes with just three ingredients? This Banana Pancakes Recipe by Darina Coffey uses eggs, bananas and chia seeds to create a stack of protein-filled, nutritious beauties you wont be able to resist.
Of course, once you have the basic poaching technique mastered you can create stunning brunch dishes of your own design, and Jette Virdi’s Perfect Poached Egg Tutorial is a must watch.
This Smoked Salmon Mini Fritattas Recipe by Max Lowery makes for a filling and delicious healthy lunch, packed with protein to prevent the dreaded 3pm slump.
Eggs are a handy lunchbox filler, and this is perfectly proven by this quirky Asian Scotch Eggs Recipe from the Cracked Cookbook – little mouthfuls of deliciousness!
This Wild Basil and Spinach Omelette Recipe from The Food DNA is the perfect upgrade to the one pan dinner we all know and love, packed with nutritious greens and ready in minutes.
Popping a poached egg on top of most dishes is an easy way to add extra protein and a built in dressing from the oozy yolk, and this Superfood Salad recipe from Brother Hubbard makes a super simple midweek meal.
This Sweet Potato Egg Boats Recipe by Peachy Palate ensures you get perfectly baked eggs every time – this would be a perfect addition to any brunch table, served on its own or as a side or why not make it “brinner”.