How to Make a Jade Green Egg

Add bicarbonate of soda to boiled red cabbage water, it will turn this beautiful shade!

Recipe By: Tobuchan (https://cookbuzz.com/kitchen/25)
Makes 2 Cook: 150 min

Ingredients

Boiled eggs 2
Red cabbage 1/2
Bicarbonate of soda 1.5 tbsp

Method

1
Make 2 boiled eggs. Chop the red cabbage and add to 3-4 litres boiling water for 5 minutes.
2
You'll get a lovely blue liquid. Drain this into a bowl (use the cabbage in another recipe). Add the soda and the blue will change to green.
3
Soak the eggs for 2 hours. I peeled one completely and smashed the shell of the other one all over to get fine cracks (on the right). This is the result.
4
For blue eggs, soak the eggs straight into the red cabbage liquid.
5
For purple eggs, add 2 tbsp lemon juice. It reminds me of chemistry classes at school and using litmus paper!
6
You can use tofu instead of boiled eggs to get a colourful salad ingredient.

Tips & Note

You can find the recipes for the above by typing in blue egg, purple egg and rainbow tofu in the search bar.

How to Make a Jade Green Egg

Add bicarbonate of soda to boiled red cabbage water, it will turn this beautiful shade!

Recipe By: Tobuchan (https://cookbuzz.com/kitchen/25)

Makes 2

Cook: 150 min

Ingredients

Boiled eggs 2
Red cabbage 1/2
Bicarbonate of soda 1.5 tbsp

How to Make a Jade Green Egg

Recipe ID :2194 Posted on 22 NOV 2016

Makes 2

Cook 150min
views 4,473
printed 0

saved 0

Add bicarbonate of soda to boiled red cabbage water, it will turn this beautiful shade!

Share

Ingredients

Method

Cook
2h30min
1
Make 2 boiled eggs. Chop the red cabbage and add to 3-4 litres boiling water for 5 minutes.
2
You'll get a lovely blue liquid. Drain this into a bowl (use the cabbage in another recipe). Add the soda and the blue will change to green.
3
Soak the eggs for 2 hours. I peeled one completely and smashed the shell of the other one all over to get fine cracks (on the right). This is the result.
4
For blue eggs, soak the eggs straight into the red cabbage liquid.
5
For purple eggs, add 2 tbsp lemon juice. It reminds me of chemistry classes at school and using litmus paper!
6
You can use tofu instead of boiled eggs to get a colourful salad ingredient.

Tips & Note

You can find the recipes for the above by typing in blue egg, purple egg and rainbow tofu in the search bar.

HOME
Tobuchan
I’ve got 228 recipes!
とぶちゃん
TOBUCHAN
Step into my kitchen!
Just add water to make the most delicious teriyaki sauce from tinned mackerel!
Tinned mackerel in teriyaki sauce, Water, Your favourite vegetables:, Carrot, Onion, Cherry tomatoes, Spring onion, Eggs, Vegetable oil
HOME
It sounds like you're cheating by using a stock cube but it's actually far more delicious than I expected! There are many noodle bars serving worse-tasting ramen than this...try it, I'm sure you'll love it!
Fish stock cube, Hot water, Butter, Egg noodles (fine), Miso (red or mixed), Granulated sugar
HOME
Mushrooms are rich in dashi and umami, so add less miso. It is a delicious miso soup with plenty of guanylic acid.
Mushrooms, Butter, Dashi stock granules (or vegetable stock cube), Hot water, Miso, Spring onion
HOME
Make a delicious dressing and add toppings of your choice!
Ramen noodles, Toppings (lettuce, tomato, ham, prawns..., ...avocado, surimi, sweetcorn), Hard boiled egg, Dressing:, Soy sauce, Vinegar, Sugar, Sesame oil, Crushed sesame seeds, Sesame seeds, Mayonnaise, Chinese chilli bean sauce, Miso (red)
HOME
You can eat this as it is, or dip in toast soldiers, ideal for Sunday brunch.
Mushrooms (medium), Parsley, Butter, Salt & pepper, Lime or lemon, Single cream, Mature cheddar cheese, Egg yolks
HOME
It takes a bit of time to make many pancakes, but it's worth it.
Self raising flour, Granulated sugar, Eggs, Milk, Melted butter, Vanilla extract, Nutella (to spread)
HOME

Similar Recipe

The protein of the egg white combined with salt makes a firm meringue.
Egg, Salt, Vegetable oil
Tobuchan
HOME
The pork is soaked in miso sauce overnight, so you'll get a really deep flavourful dish the next day.
Pork loin fillets, ★Miso (red), ★Sake or white wine, ★Mirin, ★Soy sauce, ★Honey, ★Garlic paste, Water, Eggs
Tobuchan
HOME
What a surprise, see the main ingredient below that makes this egg an amazing vivid blue!
Red cabbage, Hard boiled eggs
Tobuchan
HOME
Dye it with turmeric - it will look a glorious yellow but won't taste of turmeric!
Boiled eggs, Hot water, Turmeric
Tobuchan
HOME
After a hard day, this is like heaven!
Cooked rice, Japanese curry cube, Cheddar cheese, Egg
KMR-type-B
HOME
Once you've tried the blue egg, you'll want to make this pink one too!
Pickled beetroot (in a jar), Eggs
Tobuchan
HOME

All New Recipes

My go to party dish is beer bread and spinach dip because it's easy to make and is a hit at nearly every event. Frozen chopped spinach, sour cream and a few other ingredients combine to make an amazing Spinach Dip with flavours complementing a hoppy dense beer bread
 
A wonderful aroma of garlic and the sweetness of honey. You can eat this forever!
Chicken thighs (skin on, boneless), Salt & pepper, Paprika, Olive oil, Garlic, Honey, Chicken stock, Soy sauce, Vinegar, Sesame seeds, Spring onions
cookbuzz
PRO
Beef Wellington is a true delicacy often served on holidays and very special occasions that your dinner guests will find very impressive. Making a great Beef Wellington is actually easier than it looks. In this short video I demonstrate how to make an Italian Style Beef Wellington.
 
Quick & Easy Pasta Recipes
Spaghetti, Tomotoes, Spring Onion, Prociutto, Parmesan cheese, Garlic & Cheese Spread, Olive oil, Jalapeños
Pork is a staple in Italian cooking. The Italian Herb Pork Loin in this video takes simple ingredients and turns the pork loin into a dish that is perfect for a party or a Sunday dinner but quick enough to make during the working week.
 
The combination of chocolate, peanut butter and oatmeal are the trifecta of flavor for cookies! In this special episode my wife shows her outstanding recipe for No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies that will be the best cookies that you have ever eaten! See my beautiful wife’s recipe