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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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Scrambled eggs is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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Omelette is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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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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Eggs over medium is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggs over medium
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Hard boiled egg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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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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Deviled egg is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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Eggs sunny side up is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggs sunny side up
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Egg salad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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Eggs Benedict is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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Quiche is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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Frittata is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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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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Huevos rancheros is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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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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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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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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Custard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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Eggnog is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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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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Eggs florentine is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness