Boiled eggs

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    Wondering how to boil an egg? This is your go-to recipe for boiled eggs, whether you like soft boiled or hard boiled, or somewhere in between!

    dobby

    London, England, UK
    4 people made this

    Ingredients
    Makes: 1 to 6 boiled eggs

    • 1 to 6 eggs, or more as needed

    Method
    Prep:1min  ›  Cook:9min  ›  Ready in:10min 

    1. Place the eggs in a saucepan with enough room for the eggs to move and enough cold water to cover them by a couple of centimetres. Heat the pan over medium-high heat.
    2. Soft boiled eggs

    3. Once the water is boiling, start timing the eggs. Cook for three minutes. Drain and serve.
    4. Medium boiled eggs

    5. Once the water is boiling, start timing the eggs. Cook for six minutes. Drain and serve.
    6. Hard boiled eggs

    7. Once the water is boiling, start timing the eggs. Cook for nine minutes. Drain and serve, or cool to room temperature and store in the fridge for up to a week.

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