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Perfect Dippy Eggs Everytime

Get the perfect soft boiled egg every time with this easy recipe!


  • Bring a small saucepan of water to a rolling boil over a high heat. Reduce the heat until it's at a rapid simmer. Add the egg (one at a time if using more than one egg) by gently lowering into the water with a spoon or ladle.

  • Cook for 5 minutes for a runny yolk or cook for 7 minutes for a barely-set yolk.

  • Remove the egg from the water, place in a bowl of cold water for a minute.

  • Place in an egg cup and remove the top off the egg. Season with salt and pepper or other ingredients if desired.

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