How to make perfect scrambled eggs

How to make perfect scrambled eggs

Eggs are the perfect filling breakfast or even quick supper, and scrambling is a particularly easy way to prepare the. This scrambled eggs recipe will have you turning them out beautifully in no time at all. Fancy livening them up a bit? Add a dollop of homemade chilli jam.


  • 12 fresh eggs
  • 6oz of butter
  • chives or fresh herbs
  • salt & pepper


  • Break eggs into a bowl, beat with a fork and season with salt and pepper
  • In a small, heavy-bottomed pan, melt 4oz of butter
  • Pour eggs and cook over a very low heat, whisking with a small whisk
  • When eggs are slightly moist and not quite how you'd want to eat them, remove pan from heat
  • Add remaining butter and continue whisking for 30 seconds, adding the herbs