Life hack: The easiest way to separate eggs

Separating egg yolks from whites can involve tediously passing yolk between the half shells or…. you could try this much
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Separating egg yolks from whites can involve tediously passing yolk between the half shells or…. you could try this much simpler way.

Firstly you will need a disposable plastic water bottle and two bowls.

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Crack your egg into one of the bowls.

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Take the water bottle and place it over the egg yolk while squeezing it.

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The yolk will be sucked up into the bottle.

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Carefully move the bottle over to the second bowl and let the egg yolk fall out.

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Do you have any other cooking time-savers?

  1. That idea has been out for ages, I still do it using the shells, can’t say it takes very long

  2. The easiest way to remove a bit of shell is to scoop it out with another piece of shell. Works every time.

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