A delicious easy family meal - great for using up leftover uncooked chicken from your BBQ.
Leftover potato hash
Leftover potato hash
You can also make this dish vegetarian by eliminating the bacon and using a vegetarian cheese.
Remember to defrost your meat. Defrost in the fridge and use within 24 hours, or in a microwave on ‘defrost’ directly before use.This recipe works perfectly with frozen meat. Check what you have in your freezer and defrost meat thoroughly before cooking.
Heat a little olive oil in an an ovenproof skillet or pan on medium heat.
Add the onions and allow to cook for a couple of minutes, before adding the garlic and bacon.
Fry for a couple of minutes allowing the edges of the bacon to start to crisp up, before adding the potatoes. Turn up the heat a little and cook for a couple of minutes.
Add the cooked veg, season with salt and pepper and cook for a few more minutes.
Add the grated cheese and mix through before removing from the heat.
Make sure the hash is spread evenly across the base of the pan.
Carefully crack the eggs on top of the dish before transferring to a preheated oven (190c / 170c fan) and cook for 8 minutes, or until the egg whites have set.
Make the most of your leftovers
If you loved this recipe, why not try
Sascha at Hugh Grierson Organic, a family-run farm in Perthshire, shows us how to spice up those mince and tatties this Halloween.
If you have leftover cooked potatoes to use, from the fridge or freezer, why not try this delicious, simple recipe from Blas y Tir.
Perfect as a light starter before a rich Christmas dinner, smoked salmon is readily available in small packets meaning you can ensure you don’t buy more than you need.
This is a great alternative to a classic roast dinner, and so easy: all you really need to do is chop some veg!
If you’ve never tried this brunch favourite as a savoury dish, you’re missing out. It’s also a great way of using up stale bread – perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner!
This is a really quick and tasty Boxing Day treat which uses up leftover turkey, and can be served with any leftover green veg. Make sure you have some crusty bread for dipping in the sauce too!
A simple way to create a tasty dish from your leftover potatoes and bacon. Le Creuset recommend you enjoy with steamed broccoli or a fresh green salad spritzed with lemon.
The mulled wine flavours in which the chicken is cooked smacks of winter, and is delicious served with a creamy leek mashed potato or baked potato or you could even serve it with couscous. Accompany with seasonal vegetables or braised red cabbage.
Keep your fridge at 5°C or below
Did you know that adjusting the temperature of your fridge could help to preserve your food for three days longer than usual? A big win to help keep your food fresher for longer. Our fridge temperature tool can help you learn how to change the temperature on your specific fridge brand.