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How to Poach An Egg

Poached Eggs from Southern Living


Every good cook should know how to make restaurant-style brunch fare at home. And what's more elegant than poached eggs at breakfast time?

It's easier than you might think and only requires three simple ingredients: eggs, water (if you can call water an ingredient), and vinegar. Learn our method for poaching a perfect egg every time.



Now that you've mastered a brand-new skill, it's time to put your talent to good use! Here are some of my favorite recipes for poached eggs. Simply click one of the below images to get the recipe. Happy Cooking!


Eggs Poached in Tomato Sauce with Garlic Cheese Toasts

Brown Rice Miso Bowl with Poached Egg and Kale-Radish Slaw

Cheese Grits with Poached Eggs

Poached Egg and Arugula Salad Bruschetta