6 Ways to Cook Eggs

We love adding eggs to every meal of the day. Whether they’re sunny side up with bacon and toast, or over easy in a big bowl of ramen, you can’t go wrong. For a quick cheat sheet on how to cook eggs, turn to our ultimate egg preparation guide the next time you’re in the kitchen.

soft boiled
SOFT BOILED

Cookware: Pot

Preperation: Cover eggs with cold water, bring to boil, cover, shut off heat and let sit for 2-8 minutes. Crack off the end, and scoop out the inside with a spoon.

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Sweet Potato Fritter Breakfast Sandwiches
HARD BOILED

Cookware: Pot

Preperation: Cover eggs with cold water, bring to boil, cover, shut off heat and let sit for 2-8 minutes. Crack off the end, and scoop out the inside with a spoon.

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Bacon & Egg Salad Breakfast Sandwich
hard boiled
poached
POACHED

Cookware: Sauté Pan

Preperation: Add a splash of vinegar to enough simmering water to cover an egg. Crack an egg and gently slide it into the water. Cook until the whites set up, then scoop out with a slotted spoon and drain on paper towel.

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Sausage and Avocado Benedict with White Cheddar Hollandaise Canadian Bacon Breakfast Tostada
SUNNY SIDE UP

Cookware: Skillet

Preperation: Crack into butter over medium heat, covering once the whites turn opaque. Cook for 4 more minutes.

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Croque Madame with Canadian Bacon Double Stuffed Breakfast Potatoes Cheddar Sausage Cornmeal Waffles
sunny side up
over easy
OVER EASY

Cookware: Skillet

Preperation: Crack eggs into butter over medium heat, flip over once the whites turn opaque and cook for 1 more minute.

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Bacon and Egg Breakfast Ramen British Breakfast Bacon Burger
Scrambled

Cookware: Nonstick Skillet

Preperation: Crack an egg, whisk with salt, then cook in melted butter, stirring slowly to make large fluffy curds.

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Southwest Breakfast Nachos Breakfast Baked Potatoes Ham and Sausage Breakfast Stromboli
scrambled