The humble egg is a very versatile food. You can fry it, boil it, scramble it and even eat it roar but we are going to look at poaching an egg using an egg poacher.
If you’re a traditionalist you know that cracking an egg into boiling water is the way to go but it can be tricky so we’ve selected some gadgets to help you get that perfectly poached egg without the hassle.
Below is a selection of the best egg poachers available.
Egg Poacher – 2 pack For Cooking Poached Eggs
This is a best seller and a simple way to poach eggs.
Just crack the egg into the pods and float them in boiling water until cooked.
Perfectly poached eggs in minutes.
These non stick silicone pods are made From 100% Bpa-Free, Fda approved Food-Safe Silicone and are not only easy to use but easy to clean.
Comes with cooking instructions.
Kitchen Craft Aluminium Coated Carbon Steel Four Hole Egg Poacher
Another best seller gut this time comes in the form of a pan with four individual egg poachers.
Just fill the pan with water and heat, crack the eggs into the cups and in about five minute you will have perfectly poached eggs.
The poaching tray and individual egg poaching cups are removable and non stick.
It has a ventilated glass lid.
Can be used on all types of hobs and is 8″ in size.
Easy Cook 2 Cup Microwave Egg Poacher
If you would prefer to make your poached eggs in the microwave then this one is for you.
So simple to use.
Pour water into poacher and microwave.
Add the eggs and microwave again.
Let the eggs cool and you’re ready to eat.
Time of cooking may vary depending on the power of your microwave.
Stain free Polycarbonate and Dishwasher safe.
Poachies Egg poaching Bags – 20 Bags
This is a very interesting concept, poached egg in a bag.
Simple to use.
Boil water in a pan.
Crack an egg into the poaching bag and immerse it into the boiling water.
Cook for 6 minutes remove, shake and serve.
Disposable so you will have to buy more but you will get proper, water-immersed poached eggs every time.
VonShef Electric Egg Boiler Cooker
If you are looking for a gadget that not only poaches eggs but boils them as well this could be for you.
If you do fancy a boiled egg you can select between soft, medium and hard eggs.
You can boil up to 7 eggs at a time.
For poached eggs you use the egg poaching bowl with water in the base.
Comes with a 2 year warranty for piece of mind.