Breakfast 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness  

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List Rules How do you like your eggs? Vote up your favorite methods of preparation.

Their classic tag line says it all, "The Incredible, Edible, Egg." Eggs are not only delicious, high in protein, but are also extremely versatile with these 40 different ways to cook an egg just a sampling of the ways to prepare these household staples.

Scrambling, hard boiling and frying don't even scratch the surface of the ways eggs can be prepared, but are perhaps the most common ways to cook eggs. Similarly, standard chicken eggs are the most popular, however eggs from other species are widely enjoyed as well. However they are enjoyed, it's important to cook eggs thoroughly to eliminate any chances of salmonella.

Eggs are perhaps most often served for breakfast, but different types of egg dishes can be enjoyed at any time of the day. Egg salad, deviled eggs, and quiches are just a few ways to enjoy eggs as a lunch or dinner option. Eggs are also key for hundreds of recipes such as desserts like cookies and cakes as well as for use as a binder in recipes like meatloaf and for breading. Outside of eating, eggs have even been known to have been thrown from time to time.

What are the different ways to cook eggs? This list of cooking eggs will help you answer that question.

The uses and ways eggs can be prepared are nearly endless. We've included here 40 ways to cook an egg at home the next time you're looking for something out of the ordinary. Incredible and edible indeed.
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Omelette is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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491 125
Scrambled eggs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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437 147
Eggs over easy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggs over easy

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433 144
Hard boiled egg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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348 158
Eggs over medium is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggs over medium

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386 165
Poached eggs is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Poached eggs

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343 179
Eggs sunny side up is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggs sunny side up

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356 164
Deviled egg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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307 155
Egg salad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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298 144
Eggs Benedict is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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269 151
Quiche is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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245 162
Frittata is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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270 144
Eggs in a basket is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggs in a basket

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244 177
Soft boiled egg is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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209 139
Egg, cheese & chorizo breakfas... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Egg, cheese & chorizo breakfast tacos

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196 157
Medium boiled egg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Medium boiled egg

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175 151
Huevos rancheros is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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188 141
Egg drop soup is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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183 141
Puffy omelette is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Puffy omelette

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183 165
Custard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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178 180
Eggs over hard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggs over hard

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173 173
Eggnog is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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151 111
Delicious egg bundles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Delicious egg bundles

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123 121
Soufflé is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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129 122
Eggs florentine is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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124 144
Eggs poached in ramen noodles is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggs poached in ramen noodles

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108 123
Ham and egg bun is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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102 123
Ham stuffed eggs is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Ham stuffed eggs

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79 122
Baked eggs is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Baked eggs

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102 105
Breakfast egg bruschetta with ... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Breakfast egg bruschetta with tomato-basil drizzle

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82 122
Crispy eggs with rice and vegg... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Crispy eggs with rice and veggies

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67 119
Baked strata is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Baked strata

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63 126
Eggchilada is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggchilada

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79 163
Microwaved eggs is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Microwaved eggs

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68 130
Coddled egg is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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62 121
Aebleskivers is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Aebleskivers

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60 118
Joe's Special is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Joe's Special

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27 68
Floating island is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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57 129
Eggs goldenrod is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggs goldenrod

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45 214
Raw eggs is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Raw eggs

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28 170
Belut is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Belut