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How to Boil An Egg (Page 6)

The Right Way to Boil An Egg

5. The Right Way to Boil An Egg

So what is the right way to boil an egg? Here is what we recommend: Place eggs in a single layer in a saucepan; cover with water. Bring to a simmer over medium-high heat. Reduce heat to low and cook at the barest simmer for 10 minutes. Remove from heat, pour out hot water and cover the eggs with ice-cold water. Let stand until cool enough to handle before peeling.

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