Quick, easy and special!


  • 8 eggs
  • 2 tblsp chives (chopped)
  • 1 tblsp basil (chopped)
  • salt and black pepper
  • 1 tblsp olive oil
  • 50 g cream cheese (diced)
  • 75 g smoked salmon (thinly sliced and chopped)
  • red onion slices to garnish
  • salad leaves and bread to serve


  • Set the grill to high.
  • To cook, whisk the eggs with the chives, basil and seasoning. Heat a non-stick pan with the olive oil. Pour in the egg mixture, stir for a moment or two, allowing the liquid egg to flow on to the base of the pan.
  • Scatter on the cream cheese and continue cooking until the egg is almost set but still moist on top, add the smoked salmon pieces, press on salmon lightly.
  • Place the pan under the hot grill to finish cooking 1-2 minutes. Cool 5 minutes, and then loosen edge with spatula and slide onto a large plate. Cut into wedges and serve warm with salad leaves and crusty bread. Garnish with red onion slices.

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