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How to Make Hard Boiled Eggs

If you've ever wanted to how to boil an egg perfectly, we've got the answer.
Prep Time 1 minute
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 16 minutes
Servings 12 boiled eggs


  • 1 dozen eggs
  • Cold water


  1. Place eggs in saucepan and fill saucepan with cold water until eggs are covered by 1″.
  2. Heat water over high heat until it is at a full rolling boil.
  3. Immediately remove saucepan from heat, cover with lid, and leave for 10-18 minutes.
  4. Carefully strain the hot water into sink and quickly place eggs directly into a bowl of ice water to “shock” them.
  5. Let the eggs sit in the ice water for at least 15 minutes before peeling.