How to Hard-Boil the Perfect Egg
It’s that time of year, and I know some of you are Easter Bunny helpers. He could never boil all those Easter eggs without your help. I have the perfect egg-boiling method, a few tips and a video for you. Getting the perfect hard-boiled egg is simple once you know the secret. It’s easy to over cook an egg or crack the shell by boiling it to vigorously. If you follow this method, you’ll get the perfect hard-boiled egg every time.
I’ve used this method many times, but I followed Ina Garten’s hard-boiled egg recipe, which is (except for one small difference) exactly the same as the following “Real Simple” video. After bringing the water to a boil, Garten’s recipe allows the eggs to sit in the hot water for 15 minutes instead of 12. Check out the video below!