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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477 120
Scrambled eggs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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426 140
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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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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341 150
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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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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333 176
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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346 158
Deviled egg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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297 151
Egg salad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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292 138
Eggs Benedict is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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263 145
Quiche is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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243 153
Frittata is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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267 135
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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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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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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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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170 144
Huevos rancheros is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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181 131
Puffy omelette is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Puffy omelette

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181 137
Egg drop soup is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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180 158
Custard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Eggnog is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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

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

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126 116
Eggs florentine is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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

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

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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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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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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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60 120
Eggchilada is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggchilada

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73 160
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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68 123
Coddled egg is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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59 112
Joe's Special is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Joe's Special

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60 115
Aebleskivers is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Aebleskivers

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26 62
Floating island is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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56 123
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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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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27 162
Belut is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Belut