Is there anything better than a bit of silly food-based fun?

On Tuesday 16 September we Young Ladies will be heading to The Ship, Wandsworth to watch the pub's annual Scotch Egg Challenge. Now in it's fourth year, it promises to be more eggs-traordinary than ever.

Judged by a panel of eggs-perts (we could go on), including The Guardian’s Bob Granleese and Catherine Hanly from Hot Dinners, with journalist and author Joe Warwick compering the evening, chefs from 16 UK venues will fight to have their Scotch egg crowned the best in the country.

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The stakes are high, but the event is free for spectactors. What's more, there is even the opportunity to sample the eggy creations. If last year is anything to go by, there will be cutting-edge concoctions using everything from sausage meat to salt cod béchamel and eggs from gulls to quails.

Who will be egg-static at the end of the night and who will be left with egg on their face (we told you we could go on)?  We Young Ladies will be heading to The Ship to find out...

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