Quiz: Poaching Versus Boiling - Can You Ace The Ultimate Egg Challenge?

Can you eggsplain the difference between the two?

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 Jan 30, 2017
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Question: 1/10Pick one!


What is the preferred boiling water temperature for a successful poach?
160-180 degrees
190-210 degrees
130-150 degrees

Question: 2/10Pick one!


Boiling requires liquid temperature to reach _____.
212 degrees
350 degrees
196 degrees

Question: 3/10Pick one!


Adding a splash of ____ encourages the whites to coagulate quickly.
Vinegar
Salt
Soy Sauce

Question: 4/10Pick one!


Slowly cracking the egg into boiling water will help ease the poaching process.
TRUE
FALSE

Question: 5/10Pick one!


On average, what is the cooking time for for poached eggs?
8 minutes
2 minutes
4 minutes

Question: 6/10Pick one!


When boiling eggs, one should cook the egg in boiling water for at least 15 minutes for a hard yolk.
TRUE
FALSE

Question: 7/10Pick one!


How long can you store refrigerated boiled eggs?
2 days
2 weeks
1 week

Question: 8/10Pick one!


The ring is caused by a chemical reaction involving ______ and iron.
Potassium
Sulfur
Phosphorus

Question: 9/10Pick one!


Which of the following is NOT a vitamin in an egg?
Vitamin D
Vitamin C
Vitamin B12

Question: 10/10Pick one!


When hard boiling an egg, why should one immerse the egg in cold water immediately after removing it from the boiling water?
To prevent the green ring around the yolk
To make it easier to handle
For easier peel
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