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Dippy Eggs and Soldiers, The Most Underrated Egg Dish of All Time

Well, the brits have a funny way with words.. Dippy Eggs with Soldier are essentially just a soft boiled egg with a runny yolk with little toast sticks to dip with that the British call “soldiers”. This was my favorite way to eat eggs as a kid and in my opinion most underrated egg dishes of all time,  and I haven’t had it in years. Now you can’t just drop eggs in water and get soft boiled eggs, you gotta know a few things…






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Mar 21
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When i make fried eggs I always ask if you want a dippy egg. Got that from my mom growing growing up. It has stayed with me all these years.

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Mar 21
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The best tool to use is an egg cracker that you but on top of the egg and it takes the tip off with no breakage!

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Mar 21

my fool proof method is pastured eggs from fridge into about inch and half of boiling water for 6 1/2 minutes then into ice bath, wipe off into egg holder and use an egg clacker to cut a nice round off top of shell and plenty of toasted, buttered bread sticks

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Mar 21
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I said the same thing before reading your post. The egg cracker is the best!

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