hard-cooked egg

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hard-cooked egg an egg boiled gently until both the white and the yolk solidify
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Usage

In literature:

An egg is something that is pretty hard to spoil in the cooking.
"The Iron Puddler" by James J. Davis
Moscione felt so sorry for them, that he said: 'My dear friends, how can you endure working so hard in heat that would cook an egg in a minute?
"The Grey Fairy Book" by Various
You had to eat a hard-cooked egg every two hours, and put spinach leaves on your loins.
"L'Assommoir" by Emile Zola
Set back into the oven until the egg is set, but not cooked hard.
"Good Things to Eat as Suggested by Rufus" by Rufus Estes
Add chopped hard-boiled eggs and chopped cooked mushrooms to Hollandaise Sauce.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green
The yolk will cook hard, but the longer you boil the egg the softer the white becomes.
"Famous Adventures And Prison Escapes of the Civil War" by Various
Cut hard-cooked eggs in small pieces and add them to the white sauce.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Science in Rural Schools" by Ministry of Education Ontario
He could hardly even poach an egg, and hadn't the smallest idea of cooking.
"The Doings of the Fifteenth Infantry Brigade" by Edward Lord Gleichen
Cook until it thickens, then add six hard-boiled eggs.
"The Khaki Kook Book" by Mary Kennedy Core
Put a little salt, pepper and nutmeg over the eggs and cook in the oven, but not long enough to let the eggs get hard.
"The Cookery Blue Book" by Society for Christian Work of the First Unitarian Church, San Francisco, California
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In news:

Remove the egg and crack it open—if it is hard-boiled, the clambakes are cooked.
10 eggs, hard-cooked, chopped ½ cup finely chopped celery 2 tablespoons chopped pimiento 2 teaspoons chopped chives ¾ tsp.
Hard-cooked eggs, peeled and coarsely chopped 3 lbs.
A Minnesota food company said Friday it is recalling more than a million hard-cooked eggs distributed to 34 states after testing revealed some may be contaminated with listeria.
It seems everyone's method of cooking a hard-boiled egg is the best way.
Hard-Cooked Egg Recall Expands.
12 hard cooked eggs, peeled.
What's the best way to peel a hard-cooked egg.
5 hard- cooked eggs, chopped.
3 TBSP butter 3 TBSP oil 2 cups Southern style frozen hash browns 1/2 lb ham, chopped 1 TBSP finely minced onion 1 TBSP flour 1 cup milk 1 TBSP Dijon mustard 4 hard cooked eggs, peeled and cut up.
6 hard cooked eggs, sliced (I use 4).
Get breakfast wrapped up quickly with this tasty egg Breakfast Burrito Panini that's made with hard-cooked eggs tucked in a tortilla wrap and served warm to enjoy at home or on the go.
In Wuhan, this is a common way of cooking eggs, which were hard to come by during the Chinese Cultural Revolution, when food was tightly rationed.
This side dish is as hearty and delicious as they come, with chunks of potato and kielbasa tossed with light mayo and sour cream, Dijon mustard, hard-cooked eggs and veggies.
Follow these tips if you plan on eating decorated hard-cooked eggs this Easter.
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