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

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516 132
Scrambled eggs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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455 159
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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452 151
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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363 165
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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401 174
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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354 189
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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369 173
Deviled egg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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319 165
Egg salad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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305 153
Eggs Benedict is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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279 160
Quiche is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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254 170
Frittata is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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277 151
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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253 184
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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213 147
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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202 164
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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177 161
Huevos rancheros is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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192 150
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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189 149
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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185 185
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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189 171
Custard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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180 181
Eggnog is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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129 126
Soufflé is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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155 117
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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133 127
Eggs florentine is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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128 150
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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113 130
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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108 128
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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81 127
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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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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86 126
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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68 124
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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64 132
Eggchilada is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Eggchilada

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81 169
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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65 126
Aebleskivers is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Aebleskivers

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70 136
Coddled egg is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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60 125
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 74
Floating island is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness

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58 136
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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46 223
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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29 177
Belut is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 41 Different Ways to Cook an Egg, Ranked by Deliciousness
Belut