Making hard-boiled eggs might seem easy. However, there is a proper way to making the perfect boiled egg. Follow these easy steps and check out our video on making the perfect boiled egg every time.
Place eggs in a medium pot.
Fill the pot halfway with water.
Boil over medium-high heat for 8-10 minutes.
Drain, then add ice to cool eggs and stop continued cooking.
Peel, season, and enjoy in your favorite recipe or on top of a salad with dinner tonight.
Special Note: Remember food safety when boiling eggs. It is not recommended to pierce the egg with a needle before boiling. This can introduce bacteria into the egg before and during cooking. Also, never microwave eggs in the shell, the egg will explode in the microwave oven.