Eggs Drumkilbo

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

Two Fat Ladies: Gastronomic Adventures (with Motorbike and Sidecar)

Two Fat Ladies

By Jennifer Paterson and Clarissa Dickson Wright

Published 1996

  • About

A friend asked me to find this receipt, so I asked in vain all the cooks I knew. Then a certain Tom Price, who had read my pleas, sent me the answer. He had had it at some convention at Sandringham hosted by the Prince of Wales for the edification of journalists. Later I received a letter from Lady Elphinstone who actually lives in Drumkilbo. She told me that her uncle’s cook was the first perpetrator of this dish and it was served at Buckingham Palace as p