What heat should I fry an egg on?

What temperature do you fry eggs on?

What is the safe temperature to cook eggs?

Egg Dish Safe Temperature*
Scrambled eggs, fried eggs over easy, over hard, and basted 144-158°
Egg white omelet 144-149°
Poached eggs 144-158°
Hard-boiled eggs Eggs will reach temperature of 160° if properly cooked.

Do you fry an egg on high heat?

There are so many potential downfalls when it comes to prepping your eggs. … Make the wrong move, and your eggs can emerge flavorless, drippy, overcooked, rubbery — somehow, all at once.

Why should you cook eggs on low heat?

The eggs will take longer to cook and need low heat to prevent the extra liquid from weeping. Omelets cook much like scrambled eggs, except they’re rolled or folded at the end.

How long should you fry an egg?

Instructions

  1. Coat a non-stick pan with cooking spray or butter. …
  2. Once the butter is melted crack your eggs into a bowl and drop the egg in the pan. …
  3. Let the eggs cook until white is set and the corners begin to curl ever so slightly, about 3 – 4 minutes depending on your heat source.
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