Recipes Using Eggs

Eggs are such a versatile food they can be used to prepare meals for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. This page contains recipes using eggs.

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This page contains recipes using hard boiled eggs. It can be a challenge to find new ways to use hard boiled eggs other then the typical addition to a salad.

One brown egg and one half of a peeled hard boiled egg against a white background

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October 7, 2008 Flag

My chickens and ducks are laying in triple overdrive. Normally I can make noodles and angel food cake to use up the extras, but I have at least 3 hens who are laying twice a day. The family is getting tired of omelets, deviled eggs, egg salad, and egg based casseroles. I need some new recipes that use LOTS of eggs. Any ideas?


Please don't tell me to give them away or sell--I have been! I still have had about 18 extra eggs a day for the last few days.

April from NW Missouri

October 30, 20080 found this helpful

Creme Brulee uses a lot of egg yolks, and it is a great dessert!

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December 5, 20080 found this helpful

April from NW Missouri email me and I have tons of egg recipes on my computer and I will send them to you.


Madd Russian

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January 20, 20090 found this helpful

Quiches, mousses and meringues (for yolks and whites alternatively), and ice creams (yolks). You could always make a few dollars and sell the extras?

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April 19, 20090 found this helpful

I take a few slices of bacon, brown and crumble into fairly large pieces. Break bread into a bowl and add some eggs with a tiny bit of milk, mix pretty well but not till mush, add egg mixture to pan with bacon and cook until done.

We call thee poor mans eggs and it is a favorite meal of all 4 of my kids plus now the grandkids also like it.

I usually plan about 2 slices of bread and 2 eggs for each but no matter how much I make it disappears.

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April 17, 2009 Flag
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I have 22 hens that are kicking into high gear laying eggs. If you, too, are looking for egg recipes, I found tons by goggling "recipe 12 eggs", "recipe 7 eggs", "recipe 10 eggs" etc. There are many EGGceptional recipes online!

By Starwolf539 from IOWA

Editor's Note: Here is a link to our egg recipes category. If you have a favorite that isn't listed, post it here!

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April 19, 20090 found this helpful

Why not give them away to friends and family? We had about 14 hens last year and this year we have 3 left and 18 that'll be laying in about four months or so.

We had tons of eggs! We just gave the extra away to friends and family and they loved it. You can also consider selling them if you don't want to give them away. People love farm fresh eggs and are very grateful to get them. Be a blessing to someone!

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April 21, 20090 found this helpful

Oh my - oh my, my cholesterol shot up just thinking about all those eggs! Deviled eggs and egg salad.

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August 17, 20110 found this helpful

Eggs- I give my extra eggs to Salvation Army. They save egg boxes for me.

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May 18, 2009 Flag
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  • 2 cups White Sauce*
  • 6 hard boiled eggs
*White Sauce:
  • 4 Tbsp. butter
  • 4 Tbsp. flour
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 tsp. pepper
  • 2 cups milk


Peel eggs. Dice egg whites and grate egg yolks; set aside. Melt butter in a saucepan. Blend in flour, salt and pepper; add milk. Cook on low heat, stirring constantly, until mixture thickens. Add diced egg whites to white sauce. Serve on toast with grated egg yolks, sprinkled on top. Makes 6-8 servings.

By Robin from Washington, IA

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May 19, 20090 found this helpful

Our family ate this when I was growing up. This is very filling and inexpensive to make. We have 10 kids in our family so mom was always looking for inexpensive yet filling meals. We called this "Goldenrod".

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May 19, 20090 found this helpful

Could you just dice the yellows along with the whites and put both in the white sauce?

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April 6, 2010 Flag
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  • 6 eggs
  • 6 Tbsp. butter or margarine
  • 6 Tbsp. flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 3 cups milk
  • dash pepper


Hard boil eggs. Peel. Melt butter in heavy saucepan. Add flour and seasoning. Stir until well blended. Slowly add milk, stirring constantly. Cook until smooth. Chop eggs and add to sauce. Serve on toast.

By Robin from Washington, IA

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December 24, 20120 found this helpful

This is a great meal if served over home fried potatoes with onions in them.

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December 26, 2010 Flag
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I need a recipe/s using egg whites I want to put to use.

By foxygram from Combined Locks, WI

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December 27, 20100 found this helpful

You could freeze them until you need them.Look at: it's filled w/facts of frozen etc.shelf life of foods.

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December 30, 20100 found this helpful

If you have a boxed cake mix that calls for eggs, just use the egg whites. Three egg whites will give you about the same volume as 2 whole eggs. Or look for a recipe for coconut macaroons. Here is Paula Deen's recipe for the best macaroons I've ever tasted.

Paula Deen's Coconut Macaroons


3 cups shredded coconut

1 teaspoon almond extract

1/8 teaspoon salt

2/3 cup sweetened condensed milk

2 egg whites, stiffly beaten

1 teaspoon cream of tartar


Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

In a medium bowl, combine coconut, almond extract, and salt. Mix in condensed milk to form a thick paste. Fold in egg whites with cream of tarter. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto greased cookie sheets, about 2 inches apart. Bake for about 8 minutes or until edges are lightly browned.

All white cakes ask you to use egg whites only, so look for recipes for white cakes.

You can also scramble egg whites and they are a delicious breakfast food. Healthier than whole eggs as well if you are watching your cholesterol.

Hope this helps.


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December 31, 20100 found this helpful

I use mine to make angel food cake, baked meringues, and I add them to whole eggs in cooking.

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October 27, 2011 Flag
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This recipe is fast and delicious, easy and fun. My kids loved it and always asked for it.

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