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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Scrambled eggs is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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584 173
Omelette is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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525 188
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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517 179
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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426 188
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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459 201
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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431 197
Deviled egg is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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398 223
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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361 196
Egg salad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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347 180
Eggs Benedict is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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324 188
Quiche is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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283 203
Frittata is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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312 182
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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289 219
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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251 169
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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228 196
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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208 182
Huevos rancheros is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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223 190
Custard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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215 184
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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219 214
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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207 181
Puffy omelette is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Puffy omelette
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214 206
Eggnog is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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151 146
Soufflé is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
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178 138
Delicious egg bundles is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Delicious egg bundles
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153 150
Eggs florentine is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness