Hard-Boiled Eggs in the Microwave

Hard-Boiled Eggs in the Microwave
Hard-Boiled Eggs
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Hard-Boiled Eggs

Don't have time to hard-boil your egg on the stove? This Easter, nuke your eggs to hard-boiled perfection!

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9
Servings
12
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 9 medium eggs
  • 1 cup of water

Directions

In a microwave safe bowl, nuke the water until hot (roughly three minutes).

Place the nine eggs carefully in the bowl, and cover. Use a microwave-safe plate.

On 50 percent power, microwave the eggs for eight minutes.

Nutritional Facts

Carbohydrate, by difference
2g
2%
Calcium, Ca
22mg
2%
Choline, total
1mg
0%
Folate, total
17µg
4%
Iron, Fe
1mg
6%
Magnesium, Mg
2mg
1%
Phosphorus, P
8mg
1%
Selenium, Se
3µg
5%
Sodium, Na
4mg
0%
Water
19g
1%

Hard-Boiled Egg Shopping Tip

The fresher the better. Eggs in supermarkets don't even have half the flavor of fresh eggs. Try to make some time and head to the nearest farmer's market and treat yourself to some farm fresh eggs. They may be pricier but you get every cent back in flavor and a golden orange yolk.

Hard-Boiled Egg Cooking Tip

With eggs, cooking at a low temperature is almost always preferred. It allows the eggs to keep better texture. Also if you ever mix your uncooked and hard boiled eggs, do not fret. A trick to distinguish the two is a spin on the counter top. Hard boiled eggs will spin with ease while uncooked eggs won't get any momentum.