How do you microwave an egg without it exploding?
Lightly prick the bottom of the egg with a safety pin or thumbtack to prevent the egg from exploding. Place the egg into the bowl of hot water, cover with a plate, and microwave at 50% power for 4 minutes. If you like a runnier yolk, remove and peel the egg now.
How long does it take to boil an egg in the microwave?
six to 12 minutes
Do hard boiled eggs explode in the microwave?
Hard-Boiled Eggs Can Explode Violently If Microwaved. Though you can hard-boil an egg in the microwave, eggs that have already been cooked should never be reheated. Hard-boiled eggs, once microwaved, have a tendency to explode. They don’t typically explode in the microwave, either.
How do you boil an egg quickly?
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How to boil an egg faster: Get your eggs boiling nearly twice as fast
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