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Perfect 5 Minute Egg

1-5-10 Egg Boiling Method
Prep Time16 mins
Active Time20 mins
Course: Breakfast, lunch, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: 0 point food, 0 weight watchers, boil, breakfast, Cold, deviled eggs, eggs, free food, low carb, luncheon, salad
Yield: 6
Author: Elise
Cost: 3.50


  • Place desired amount of eggs in a deep pot and cover eggs with cool tap water.
  • Place on stove burner and turn heat up to medium high. Sprinkle with salt, 3 or 4 shakes.
  • Bring to a boil and let boil rapidly for 1 minute.
  • Cover with lid and take off heat.
  • Let eggs sit covered for 5 minutes.
  • Place hot eggs in ice bath and let sit for 10 minutes or longer.
  • Crack eggs on the side of the sink, find the membrane under the shell, and shell under running water.