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

Samantha Dillinger
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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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516 142
Omelette is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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509 130
Scrambled eggs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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451 154
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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446 147
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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360 162
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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395 172
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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351 185
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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366 170
Deviled egg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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315 163
Egg salad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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304 150
Eggs Benedict is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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277 157
Quiche is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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252 168
Frittata is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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276 148
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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251 181
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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212 144
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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201 161
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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177 158
Huevos rancheros is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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192 147
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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187 146
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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183 182
Eggs over hard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggs over hard

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188 169
Custard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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179 178
Eggnog is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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155 114
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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128 124
Soufflé is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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133 124
Eggs florentine is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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128 147
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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112 128
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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106 126
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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81 125
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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105 107
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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85 124
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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68 122
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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64 129
Eggchilada is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggchilada

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80 167
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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65 123
Aebleskivers is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Aebleskivers

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70 133
Coddled egg is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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60 122
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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28 71
Floating island is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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58 133
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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46 219
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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29 174
Belut is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Belut