I’m sure you’ve seen these little jobbers. You’ve probably seen them on infomercials…….at yard sales for $1……..or at a specialty cooking store. They’re for poaching eggs. Yeah, I know what you’re thinking. Only fancy people poach eggs, right? Wrong! YOU can poach eggs too! Not that you’re not fancy, but I’m just saying that poaching eggs is for the common man and for royalty. So, let’s get with it shall we?
You don’t need that silly pan. You can use what you have at home to poach eggs. Save your cabinet space for useful things like waffle irons and your 101 cookie cutter set. Just dig out a nice sized soup pan; I guess about 5 quarts or so. You could go smaller and save water, but I think they do better in a larger pot. Sorry Al Gore. [Read more…]