9 of the best online egg cooking hacks for all your World Egg Day needs

13th Oct 17 | Lifestyle

How do you eat your eggs?

Fried eggs and toasted bread (Thinkstock/PA)

Not only is the humble egg a great source of protein and nutrients, it’s also one of the most versatile foods out there. Celebrate World Egg Day with one of our genius egg hacks to ensure perfect eggs every time…

1. Perfect boiled eggs

Here's an #EggHack! Now you know how long to boil your eggs to get the perfect #HardBoiledEgg! #EggWorks #EggAndI

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Time your hard-boiled eggs to perfection with this handy chart.

2. Jamie Oliver’s poached eggs

Who better than Jamie to teach us three easy ways to master the tricky poached egg?

3. Microwaved poached egg

If you’re after an even easier method to poach your eggs, the trusty microwave is here to help you.

4. Perfect dippy eggs

There’s nothing better than dipping marmite toast into a runny yolk! Nail those eggs every time with this handy method.

5. Cloud eggs

Make picture-perfect eggs to keep up with this faintly bizarre Instagram food craze.

6. How to separate eggs

This genius hack makes separating eggs easy and oh so satisfying.

7. Perfect fried egg

A simple way to get perfect eggs for your fry-up.

8. Perfect scrambled eggs

SOFT SCRAMBLE FOR LIFE! true story: I used to *hate* scrambled eggs, but as of 6 months ago, I love em! because I now know how to make them properly. (s/o to @bonappetit for some great tutorials) 👌🏼 here is a little vid for my method for the absolute best soft scrambled eggs ❤️ no extra ingredients or tools or “hacks” necessary – just a quick and easy fast track to the best creamy scrambled eggs of your life. . full “recipe” is in the blog but this video pretty much sums it up – nonstick pan, butter, flexible spatula, and lowwww, slowwww heat. 👌🏼 http://pinchofyum.com/soft-scrambled-eggs . also s/o to that breakfast sandwich for making a reappearance 🌈✨ . #eggs #scrambledeggs #breakfast #eeeeeats #easyrecipes #recipe #video #recipevideo #buzzfeast #buzzfeedfood #bhgfood #feedfeed #instayum #onthetable #eatingfortheinsta #huffposttaste #foodblogfeed #eater

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Velvety smooth scrambled eggs, what could be better?!

9. Avocado eggs

A beautiful marriage of our two trendiest foods, avocado and eggs, baked.

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