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How to Perfectly Boil Eggs?

by Sana Imran

Perfectly boiled eggs are with firm whites and well-cooked creamy yolks. Here we will share the methods to boil eggs on the stovetop. We will also discuss how much time is required to boil the eggs perfectly. Some people love hard-boiled eggs while others like soft boil eggs.

What are the Benefits of Boiled Eggs for your Health?

Eggs are good for people of all ages. Egg white contains protein while a lot of nutrients are found in egg yolk i.e. Vitamin D, Iron, Vitamin B12, Iodine, Zinc, Calcium, and pantothenic, etc.

If you want to adopt a low-carb lifestyle, boiled eggs are just perfect to add to your diet plan. Egg consumption is important for people of all ages and gender. Usually, 70 calories are found in a large egg.

Nutrition Available in Eggs
Calories70
Fat5g
Protein6g
Total Carbs0g
Net Carbs0g
Fiber0g

What is the Best Way to Boil Eggs?

Normally there are two methods to boil an egg.

  • Take a saucepan and fill with cold water about the quarter
  • Place a single layer of eggs at the saucepan bottom
  • Water should cover at least one or two inches with water
  • Add 1tsp vinegar
  • Add ½ tsp salt to prevent the egg from cracking
  • Put it on heat
  • Turn of the heat after 10 – 12 minutes
  • Strain water from the pan
  • Now run cold water over the boiled eggs
  • Now easily peel the eggs without any difficulty

How Much time is Required to Boil an Egg?

Egg Boiling TimeResult
1 MinVery Soft Boil Eggs
2 MinSoft Boiled Eggs
3 MinVery Sticky Medium Boil Egg
4 MinSticky Medium Boil Egg
5 MinMedium Boil Eggs
6 MinMedium-Hard Boil Eggs
7 MinVery Creamy Hard Boil Egg
8 MinCreamy Hard Boil Egg
9 MinFirm Hard Boil Eggs
10 MinVery Firm Hard Boil Eggs

Why should you Add Salt and Vinegar?

Adding salt and vinegar to the water prevents the egg from breaking its shell. Furthermore, it makes it easier to peel off the egg.

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