Marbled Tea Eggs

Celebrate National Tea Day with Marbled Tea Eggs - perfect with a salad.

  • Serves:6
  • Prep time:2 minutes
  • Cooking time:12 minutes



  1. In a saucepan, bring 200ml of water to the boil. Add the tea bags, swirling to release the flavours.
  2. Add all the spices and simmer for 5 minutes. Add the soya sauce
  3. Remove from the heat and set aside to cool.
  4. Bring a saucepan of water to the boil and carefully add the eggs. Simmer for 6 minutes, then cool down under cold running water.
  5. Using the back of a spoon, gently tap the eggs all over to crack the shells.
  6. Drop them into the spiced tea mix and leave to marinate for at 2 hours or over night.
  7. To serve, remove the eggs from the marinade, and carefully peel. Cut in half and serve.

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