Peel a Hard Boiled Egg With Ease

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About: Hey there everyone! I'm Karrie and I'm from a small town in Oregon. I am all about music and laughter as that is why life is great!

Peeling eggs with your bare hands can definitely be a hassle. Use this easy life hack and you'all have eggs without shells in no time.

Step 1: What You'll Need

All you'll need to peel a hard boiled egg is a large mason jar and a cup of cold water. Of course you'll also need hard boiled eggs. To learn how to make hard boiled eggs, refer to my other instructable below by clicking the link:

https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Hard-...

Step 2: Egg Placement

To start with, put a cup of cold water into the large mason jar. Next slide the egg down into the bottom of the jar of water. Finally, shut and secure the lid to the jar to ensure there will be no water leaks.

Step 3: Shake!

Shake the jar with the egg inside viscously. Don't be afraid the shake it hard. It helps if you shake the jar while playing Shake Senora from Beetlejuice. ? Shake the jar until the egg shell comes completely off the egg. You'll be amazed at how easy this is.

Step 4: Enjoy!

Now that you've successfully peeled your eggs with ease, you can enjoy a healthy little snack! Hope you enjoyed!

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    allnewbabs

    1 year ago

    I am defiantly going to try this. I never used to have problems with egg shelling but lately I have. They never look nice to serve with all the odd bits that come off with the shell.

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    ccarr11

    1 year ago

    Will have to give that a try.

    Hmm, I can take the shell off in one piece in about 2 seconds, with a spoon.

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    Karebearsccarr11

    Reply 1 year ago

    Definitely try this one out. I was really surprised with the results and was able to peel a dozen eggs in under 4 minutes.

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    Battlespeed

    1 year ago

    I hard-boiled a dozen eggs the other day and peeled them in a couple of minutes using the tap-and-roll method. I've tried the various water methods and they don't work for me as well as for some, I guess.

    https://youtu.be/2Z5GkSoIbq0

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    KarebearsBattlespeed

    Reply 1 year ago

    This was my first time trying the hack and I was really surprised with the results. The best way to achieve this egg cracking way is to shake the jar up and down rather than side to side as it'll just swirl round the jar that way. I've never tried the tap and roll method but I definitely will next time! Thanks.