Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown
Show: Good Eats
Total:
11 min
Active:
5 min
Yield:
1 serving
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon unsalted butter
  • Pinch kosher salt
  • Pinch freshly ground black pepper

Directions

Place an 8-inch non-stick skillet over low heat for 2 minutes. Crack the eggs into a custard cup. Melt the butter in the pan and once it foams, gently add the eggs. Sprinkle with the salt and pepper. Cover and cook for 3 minutes for slightly runny yolks and 5 to 6 minutes for set yolks. Serve immediately on a warm plate.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Man Bacon

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Man Coffee

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

The Man's Manhattan

Recipe courtesy of Brian Boitano

Poor Man's Pudding

Recipe courtesy of Chuck Hughes

Cooking Tips 3 Videos

Step-by-step photos

Eggs 101: Poached 01:24

These easy steps will have you poaching eggs to perfection in no time.

Similar Topics:

On TV

Not My Mama's Meals

7:30am | 6:30c

Not My Mama's Meals

8:30am | 7:30c

Not My Mama's Meals

9:30am | 8:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

10:30am | 9:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

11:30am | 10:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

12:30pm | 11:30c

Donut Showdown

1:30pm | 12:30c

Donut Showdown

2:30pm | 1:30c

Donut Showdown

3:30pm | 2:30c

Donut Showdown

4:30pm | 3:30c

Sugar Showdown

5:30pm | 4:30c

Sugar Showdown

6:30pm | 5:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Cupcake Wars

8pm | 7c

Sugar Showdown

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Cupcake Wars

12am | 11c

Cupcake Wars

1am | 12c

Sugar Showdown

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here