I have a confession to make. Every time I have to boil eggs, I Google how to do it first. In the world of learning to cook, I feel like this is the very first thing one would learn to do. It is a basic, and I’ve never mastered it. For one thing, I don’t boil eggs very often, but when I do I can’t keep the instructions straight. Do I start with cold water? cold eggs? Do I rinse them with cold water? How do I prevent them from cracking?!
SO, for the record, the best way to boil eggs goes like this: