Steam Poached Eggs Recipe

Servings: 3 (2 eggs each)

Get the Egg Poacher!

Dual egg poacher/skillet pan steams eggs instead of cooking in water for less watery, evenly-poached results, and sautés bacon and veggies including market-available spiraled sweet potato thins to form a nest for the eggs.




4 slices bacon, halved

¾ cup finely chopped red onion

⅔ cup finely diced yellow bell pepper

3 large handfuls sweet potato spirals

2 teaspoons dried herbs of choice

6 large eggs


Steam Poached Eggs in an egg poacher.
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Cook bacon in Teflon™ coated nonstick skillet bottom of pan. Drain bacon & chop; leave 2 teaspoons rendering to sauté onions, peppers, potatoes lightly with herbs; transfer to a bowl. Wipe pan clean with paper towel; add water just below rivets; boil & turn down to medium. Add poacher insert. Butter cups lightly; crack egg into each; cover & steam a minute; shake water off cover; return to pan. Steam 4 minutes more or until egg whites start to turn opaque, longer for less runny yolks. Invert cups placing 2 eggs onto each plate of bacon/potato nests. Serve.