Try experimenting with this basic recipe by adding your favorite mix-ins--like pickle relish, finely chopped red bell pepper or salsa--to the yolk mixture.

Patsy Jamieson
Source: EatingWell Magazine, July/August 1996


Recipe Summary

10 mins


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Instructions Checklist
  • Slice eggs in half lengthwise. Scoop out the yolks, discarding half and putting the rest in a small bowl.

  • Thoroughly mash the yolks with a fork. Stir in mayonnaise, chives and mustard. Season with salt and pepper.

  • Spoon the mixture into the hollows in the egg whites and sprinkle with paprika. Arrange on a platter.

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Nutrition Facts

30 calories; protein 2.8g; carbohydrates 0.8g; sugars 0.4g; fat 1.6g; saturated fat 0.5g; cholesterol 50mg; vitamin a iu 79.9IU; vitamin c 0.4mg; folate 7.8mcg; calcium 8.7mg; iron 0.2mg; magnesium 2.3mg; potassium 35.6mg; sodium 76.1mg.

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Rating: 3 stars
tasty but undercooked Nice recipe but recommend following your typical method of hard-boiling eggs. The tip at the bottom was different that how I typically make my hardboiled eggs but I thought I'd give it a try...and just ended up with undercooked eggs and had to start the process over. Other than that the actual recipe was pretty yummy! Pros: healthier version Read More
Rating: 5 stars
So yum deviled eggs but what constitutes a serving? Two halves? Keek Read More
Rating: 5 stars
My guests were more impressed that I made the mayo than by the eggs themselves. Joanne Keyport NJ Read More
Rating: 3 stars
deviled heaven so frekin good Pros: they ae so flavorful your friends will love them they are so easy to make Cons: i would have used aliitle spoon of relish Read More