How to make the Ultimate Fried Egg

Understanding the key features about the white and yolk of the egg makes this the ultimate fried egg.

Recipe By: KitchenCIB (https://cookbuzz.com/kitchen/94)
Serves 1 Cook: 5 min

Ingredients

Egg 1
Vegetable oil 1 tsp
Water 1 tsp

Method

1
Put the oil in a frying pan (off the heat).
2
Break the egg into a small bowl. Scoop out the yolk with a spoon and place on top of the oil.
3
Turn on the heat to medium and start frying the egg.The yolk will cook gradually, allowing any moisture to escape.
4
Fry the yolk for 1-2 minutes according to your preference, then pour over the white (ideally, you should whisk this slightly first).
5
Add the water to steam fry and put the lid on.
6
1 minute later, the white will be solid, so you can take it off when you feel it's ready. You'll get a lovely concentrated fried egg this way.

Tips & Note

●Be careful to place the egg yolk on the oil gently, otherwise you will lose the creaminess if you just drop it on.
●As eggs age, the yolk contains more water, so it's best to let the yolk cook first and allow the moisture to evaporate before adding the white.

How to make the Ultimate Fried Egg

Understanding the key features about the white and yolk of the egg makes this the ultimate fried egg.

Recipe By: KitchenCIB (https://cookbuzz.com/kitchen/94)

Serves 1

Cook: 5 min

Ingredients

Egg 1
Vegetable oil 1 tsp
Water 1 tsp

How to make the Ultimate Fried Egg

Recipe ID :1054 Posted on 01 SEP 2015

Serves 1

Cook 5min
views 2,097
printed 112

saved 0

Understanding the key features about the white and yolk of the egg makes this the ultimate fried egg.

Share

Ingredients

Method

Cook
5min
1
Put the oil in a frying pan (off the heat).
2
Break the egg into a small bowl. Scoop out the yolk with a spoon and place on top of the oil.
3
Turn on the heat to medium and start frying the egg.The yolk will cook gradually, allowing any moisture to escape.
4
Fry the yolk for 1-2 minutes according to your preference, then pour over the white (ideally, you should whisk this slightly first).
5
Add the water to steam fry and put the lid on.
6
1 minute later, the white will be solid, so you can take it off when you feel it's ready. You'll get a lovely concentrated fried egg this way.

Tips & Note

●Be careful to place the egg yolk on the oil gently, otherwise you will lose the creaminess if you just drop it on.
●As eggs age, the yolk contains more water, so it's best to let the yolk cook first and allow the moisture to evaporate before adding the white.

HOME
KitchenCIB
I’ve got 181 recipes!

KITCHENCIB
Step into my kitchen!
In this recipe, there's lots of broccoli which is full of vitamins B, C, carotene and iron - all good cancer-preventing properties.
Broccoli, Garlic, Anchovy fillets, Dried chillis, Sundried tomatoes, Olive oil, Parmigiano reggiano (optional), Fusilli pasta
HOME
Never waste the broccoli stalk - it's so sweet and delicious!
Broccoli stalk, Carrots, Parsnip, Sake, Dashi stock (hondashi), Dried chilli, Sugar, Soy sauce, Mirin
HOME
Such a wonderful aroma of sweet sauce and garlic chips to stimulate your appetite!
Your favourite steak, Salt & pepper, Vegetable oil, Garlic, Soy sauce, Sake, Mirin, Sugar, Butter, Wasabi paste
HOME
Cover the rice with an omelette and pour round the chicken curry - make it fun looking for the kids!
Eggs, Salt, Butter, Cooked rice, Chicken curry
HOME
An essential sauce when you make patatas bravas - it's a perfect accompaniment to fried potatoes.
Sunflower oil, Garlic, Lemon juice, Egg , Salt
HOME
Cooking in the microwave is now standard, and probably no-one would want to spend 30 minutes making this classic porridge...but we used to before the microwave appeared!
Porridge oats, Water, Salt
HOME

Comment


Upload your
“I made it!!” photo

Similar Recipe

I used smoked mackerel this time to make this sauce to go with rice. Mackerel in itself is very delicious.
Smoked mackerel, ◇Egg, ◇Dashi stock granules, ◇Mirin, ◇White wine, ◇Soy sauce, ◇Sesame oil, Green pepper, Carrot (medium), Onion (large), Chilli powder
KMR-type-B
HOME
The whole family will enjoy this big dish.
Spaghetti, Eggs, Vegetable oil, Butter, Onion (small), Frankfurter sausages, Green pepper, Ketchup, Wholegrain mustard
Even a chimp could make this...probably!
Chicken (thigh or breast), Onion, Spring onion, Eggs, Chicken stock cube, Hot water, Sugar, Soy sauce, Mirin, Chilli pepper powder
cookbuzz
PRO
Sweet and spicy beef and potato pastry parcels...mmm!
Puff pastry sheet, Minced beef or pork, Potatoes, Butter, Vegetable oil, Soy sauce, Sugar, Salt, Egg
Once you've added the beaten egg, throw in the lettuce at the end to keep it crunchy.
Water (soft), Dashi stock granules, Miso (red), Lettuce leaves, Egg, Spring onion
Very nutritious and filling, this is a very satisfying dish.
Minced beef, Soy sauce, Sake, Mirin, Sugar, Eggs, Cucumber, Salt
himawari
HOME

All New Recipes

Risotto doesn't always have to be the star of dinner. Risotto can serve as a great bed for another dish which it does in episode 106 of POV Italian Cooking where I make a simple Beef Tomato Risotto. This risotto serves as the bed upon which Beef Osso Buco will rest in the next episode (#107).
 
It can be difficult to make a perfect hard-boiled egg that has a creamy yolk and tender white. Overcooking a hard-boiled egg, which is easy to do, results in a chalky and sometimes greenish yolk, a rubbery egg white and a slightly sulfuric taste. In this video I demonstrate how I use my sous vide t
 
Every culture around the world has some type of flatbread that dates back to the oldest recorded history. One popular flatbread with a Naan which was first recorded by an Indian poet back in 1300 AD. Naan is traditionally made in a tandoor oven with very high heat. You can make a homemade version
 
Traditional humus is made from garbanzo beans (also called chickpeas), tahini, extra virgin olive oil, garlic, lemon juice, salt and other flavorful ingredients. This outstanding spread dates back to Egypt in the 13th century and remains a popular Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine. See how
 
Even a chimp could make this...probably!
Chicken (thigh or breast), Onion, Spring onion, Eggs, Chicken stock cube, Hot water, Sugar, Soy sauce, Mirin, Chilli pepper powder
cookbuzz
PRO
Tinned cod roe is not used that much in the UK but here I'll show you how to make a delicious rice dish. You can also use it in a pasta sauce.
Pressed cod roe tin, Egg, Spring onion, Salt & pepper, Fish sauce (or soy sauce), Vegetable oil, Cooked rice, Chilli oil
cookbuzz
PRO