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Why eggs peel badly and become rubbery: the most common mistakes

Kateryna YagovychFood
How not to boil eggs. Source: pixabay.com

Many people have many problems with such a seemingly simple task as cooking eggs. The product is impossible to peel, and the texture becomes rubbery. Such eggs are simply not edible. There are several reasons for this phenomenon.

The FoodOboz editorial team will tell you about the most common mistakes made when boiling eggs.

Why eggs peel badly and become rubbery: the most common mistakes

Some of the most common mistakes when boiling eggs are:

1. Boiling eggs with cracked shells.

2. Cooking eggs in a pan with thin walls and a shallow bottom.

Why eggs peel badly and become rubbery: the most common mistakes

3. There is too little water in the pot.

4. Boiling eggs without adding salt.

5. Too much heat during boiling.

Why eggs peel badly and become rubbery: the most common mistakes

6. Peeling cold eggs.

All these mistakes spoil the quality and taste of the product. Eggs are poorly peeled and become rubbery.

How to cook eggs properly

1. If you want to cook hard-boiled eggs, you can cook them in barely boiling or cold water. If it's a soft-boiled egg, put it in boiling water.

Why eggs peel badly and become rubbery: the most common mistakes

2. It is very important to start the cooking time from the moment the water starts to boil.

The most common mistakes when cooking poached eggs:

1. Cooking eggs without vinegar.

2. The water temperature is too high.

3. Stale eggs.

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