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How To Make a Soft Boiled Egg

Cook Time6 mins
Total Time6 mins
Course: Breakfast or Brunch
Author: Hip Foodie Mom


  • water
  • eggs
  • seasoning of your choice


For the eggs:

  • Bring water to a boil in a medium saucepan. Slowly add in the eggs into the gentle to medium boiling water, leave for 6 minutes and then immediately remove the eggs and into an ice bath. Wait a few minutes, peel and enjoy.
  • Top with seasoning of your choice!

To peel:

  • After the eggs have been in the ice bath for a few minutes, lightly tap them on your countertop or a hard surface and peel gently under cold running water. Enjoy!