Anglesey Eggs Recipe


Preparation Time20 MinCooking Time15 Min
Ready In35 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings4
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Butter1 Ounce (25 Gram)
 Plain flour1 Ounce (25 Gram)
 Milk1⁄2 Pint (300 Milliliter)
 Cheddar cheese6 Ounce, grated (150 Gram)
 Salt To Taste
 Black pepper To Taste
 Leeks1 Pound, chopped and cooked (450 Gram)
 Potatoes1 Pound, cooked and sieved (450 Gram)
 Eggs4 , hard boiled (Size 3)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 513 Calories from Fat 241

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 27 g42%

Saturated Fat 15.4 g76.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 277.4 mg

Sodium 485.4 mg20.2%

Total Carbohydrates 47 g15.6%

Dietary Fiber 4.8 g19.1%

Sugars 9.1 g

Protein 23 g46.6%

Vitamin A 56% Vitamin C 60%

Calcium 48.5% Iron 25.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Melt the butter, remove from the heat and add the flour.
Return to the heat and cook for one minute, remove and gradually add the milk, stirring all the time.
Return to the heat and bring to the boil, stirring. Simmer for two to three minutes.
Add the grated cheese and season.
Beat together the leeks and potatoes until they are smooth and the mixture is pale green.
Arrange the potato mixture in a deep border around an ovenproof dish.
Halve the hard-boiled eggs and place with the cut surface down inside the potato border.
Pour over the cheese sauce and brown under a hot grill. Serve immediately.