How to hard boil an egg? How Long Does Boiled Egg Take To Cook?
Arrange the eggs in a single layer in a suacepan. Add enough cold water to cover the eggs by 1 or 2 inch. Bring the water to a boil over high heat. let it boil for a minute or two then put on the lead and remove the saucepan from burner. let the eggs stand in hot water for 8 to 15 minutes acording to the size of the eggs. Do not lift the lid.
Set the timer:
8 minutes for small eggs.
10 minutes for medium size eggs.
12 minutes for large eggs.
15 minutes for extra large eggs.
After the set time is over, DRAIN the hot water and run cold water over the eggs to stop the process of cooking and for easy shelling.
What are your favorite recipes that call for hard boiled eggs?
Some people hard boil eggs in the oven. I haven't tried this interesting method yet. When I do attempt it I will post the results. Unless you try it first and let us in on it.