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Classic Deviled Eggs

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Sometimes the simplest recipes work best, including this recipe.

This deviled egg recipe starts by skimming a fully boiled egg and mashing it into a creamy filling. A favorite for any gathering.

We love that they move forward easily and are a crowd favourite.

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Deviled eggs are always a snack!

So what is a deviled egg? These are hard-boiled eggs that have the yolks removed, ground into a creamy mixture, and then reconstituted into egg whites and served.

  • Customize with your favorite flavors like pickled dill, chopped olives, and scallions.
  • Deviled eggs are naturally low-carb, make a great snack, and can be kept in the refrigerator for several days.
  • You just need a few simple ingredients that you probably already have in your kitchen.
  • Deviled eggs can be made days in advance, perfect for parties. Add to a plate with some cheese and crackers.

deviled egg ingredients

egg – Hard-boiled eggs are sufficient for this recipe. Be careful not to tear the shell with the egg white.

filling – Egg yolks, mayonnaise, vinegar and a little mustard are the traditional ingredients for this recipe.


This is a basic deviled egg recipe and we love it as is, but you can add any of the following to change the flavor.

  • sweet and sour pickles, chopped pickles, or pickle juice
  • Sprinkle with crumbled bacon jalapeno pepper
  • chopped celery or mashed avocado
  • Garnish with crispy bacon or capers
  • Swap out the mustard for Dijon mustard, or a little horseradish for a bolder flavor.
  • Replace some or all of the mayonnaise with Greek yogurt for a lighter version.
Ingredients for Deviled Egg Labeled recipe how to make

How to make deviled eggs

  1. Cook eggs: Hard-boil eggs (see our favorite method below), drain and place in an ice bath.
  2. Mash yolk: Cut the eggs in half lengthwise and remove the yolk (as per recipe below)Use a fork to mash with mayonnaise and seasonings until creamy.
  3. Fill the eggs: Spoon (or squeeze with a piping bag) yolk mixture into egg whites.
  4. garnish Sprinkle with paprika, chives, or fresh herbs, if desired.

Egg dishes for deviled eggs

Cook hard-boiled eggs using one of the following methods: The air fryer is my favorite method because it doesn’t require water and the shell slides right off.

best deviled egg tips

  • Regardless of the cooking method, don’t skip the ice bathIt stops the cooking process and keeps the yolk bright yellow making it easier to peel.
  • Eggs can be boiled several days in advance.
  • Old eggs peel better than fresh eggs.Instant Pot and air fryer eggs easy to peel off.
  • Peel the shell under running water, and peel the shell while soaking water between the shell and the egg.
  • in order to very smooth fillingif you like, put it in a food processor.
  • Sprinkle the bean paste into the egg or put it in a piping bag for a beautiful finish.
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Storage of Deviled Eggs

Eggs can be boiled several days in advance (boiled eggs can be stored for a week in total).

Place the halved egg whites on a plate, wrap in plastic wrap, and place the egg yolk mixture in a ziplock bag. When ready, fill the egg whites with the yolk mixture, garnish, and serve!

Leftovers should be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator. Stored for up to 3 days. Mash the leftovers with a fork and make an egg salad sandwich for lunch!

delicious deviled eggs

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Deviled egg recipe how to make

This classic deviled egg recipe is easy to make as a side dish, appetizer, or even a healthy snack!

preparation time Ten minutes

cooking time Ten minutes

total time 20 minutes

  • Carefully peel the cooled hard-boiled eggs, leaving the whites intact, and cut in half lengthwise.

  • Remove the yolks to a medium bowl and place the whites on a platter.

  • With a fork, mash the egg yolks into fine crumbles.

  • Add mayonnaise, vinegar, mustard, salt and pepper and mix until smooth.

  • Just before serving, spoon or pastry bag the creamy yolk mixture into each egg white.

  • Garnish with a sprinkle of paprika and fresh dill weed.

Eggs can be prepared several days in advance. Keep whites and fillings separate until ready to fill.
Prepare hard-boiled eggs any way you like. After the eggs are cooked, place them in a bowl of cold water and ice for at least 5 minutes.

Use a spoon or pastry bag to fill the egg. If you don’t have a piping bag, put the cream of yolks in a punching bag and cut off the corners. Squeeze the mixture into the whites.
Leftovers can be stored in the refrigerator for up to 2 days.

Serving: 1egg | | calorie: 63 | | protein: 2g | | obesity: Fiveg | | saturated fat: 1g | | cholesterol: 83mg | | sodium: 89mg | | potassium: 30mg | | Vitamin A: 120IU | | calcium: 12mg | | iron: 0.4mg

Nutritional information provided is an estimate and will vary depending on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.

course Appetizer/side dish
cooking American

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