Can you cook less than 4 eggs in the egg pod?

What can I use instead of margarine?

How many minutes does it take to cook eggs in the Egg Pod?

The Egg Pod promises a hassle-free experience of making hard-boiled eggs. Using the $27 gadget gets you peeled and microwave-cooked eggs in 13 minutes. While I didn’t find it much easier than just boiling eggs and peeling them myself, I do think it’s a great option for anyone who doesn’t have access to a stovetop.

Why do egg pods explode?

If you put an egg in a regular container in the microwave, it will explode. The reason that Egg Pod works is because the eggs are enclosed in aluminum that blocks the microwaves. The eggs are actually cooked from the steam and not microwave radiation. … Of course, the egg will explode!

Does the egg diet really work?

There is no research to show that a specific egg diet is safe or effective. However, research into egg consumption as part of a weight loss diet and the impact of eggs overall may give some clues. All versions of the egg diet result in eating fewer calories, and they may help a person lose weight in the short-term.

How long do you cook eggs in microwave egg cooker?

Cooking steps:

  1. Crack one egg into each cup of the egg poacher. Pierce each yolk with a fork (don’t stir).
  2. Add 1/2 tablespoon of water to each egg cup or as directed. …
  3. Cook for about 45 seconds. …
  4. Let the eggs stand for 30 seconds after cooking is finished to allow them to finish. …
  5. Use a fork to remove them and serve.
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How do you poach an egg in a egg pod?

Instructions to Poach an Egg:

Reduce down to a simmer. Crack an egg into the poach pod – one egg per pod and float the whole pod in the water. Cover the pan with a lid and cook in simmering water 4-6 minutes or to desired firmness. Use a slotted spoon to remove the poachpod from the water.

How do you use microwave poach pods?

Oil the poach pod, and float it in the water. Place an egg into the pod (one egg/pod, if I’m cooking two I’ll use the noodle bowl as there’s room to poach two eggs at a time). Fit the lid onto the bowl or jug and microwave on full power for 1 minute.