This $6 Utensil Makes Perfectly Poached Eggs in the Microwave

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* Have delicious poached eggs in just a few minutes
* Dishwasher safe with non-stick surface
* Use it in a variety of delicious recipes

Poaching eggs can be difficult, particularly in the early morning hours when you’re not fully awake yet. This handy device from Nordic Ware will cost you less than $10, but will be priceless investment in the amount of hassle it will save you.

Nordic Ware Microwave Egg Poacher


Simply place 1/2 teaspoon of water into each cup, and add a cracked egg on top, piercing the yolks lightly. Close the lid, then pop it in your microwave. After, let it stand for a minute, then your delicious poached eggs will be ready to serve. Try them with your avocado toast, an english muffin, or with a side of bacon. Use it to impress your house guests at brunch, or give one away as a housewarming gift. In addition to saving you time and frustration, this device is also dishwasher safe, and the surface is non-stick so it won’t leave a mess.