Tuesday, 20 March 2012 16:19

Jellied Eggs: Great Recipe for Easter Featured

When we were younger, my brother and I used to enjoy these awesome jellied eggs carefully prepared by our mother. So today I would like to share these sweet child memories with you.

Your family will definitely like these cuties on the Easter table. By the way, feel free to experiment with stuffing. You can easily change it according to your own taste preferences. Ok, so here are the simple steps to follow:    
Ingredients

  1. 7 eggs
  2. 3.5 oz chicken fillet
  3. peas
  4. corn
  5. sweet red pepper
  6. 2 tablespoons gelatin
  7. greens (fennel, parsley, etc.)
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Directions

1) Boil the fillet in salty water until it is ready (app. 20 min after the water starts boiling). You will need 1 cup of broth where the fillet was cooking.

2) Dissolve gelatin in 1 cup of boiled cold  water and leave it for some time.

3) Thoroughly wash the eggs using soda salt. Then make a hole at the blunt end, it shall be 0.8-1” in diameter. Pour the whites and yolks into a plate. You won't need them, you need the egg shells only.
 

4) Dissolve the cooking soda in water and soak the shells there. Then rinse them well under tap water.

5) Cut the chicken fillet into cubes. (By the way, you can use ham instead of fillet).

6) Cut the sweet red pepper into cubes.

7) Dissolve gelatin in a cup of hot broth.

8) Put the shells into the egg container, so it will be easier to fill them with stuffing. First put the greens and pepper on the shell bottom.

 
 9) Then add meat, peas and corn.

10) Pour the broth with gelatin into the egg shells. Refrigerate overnight, then peel the shell and enjoy!

 

18 comments

  • Comment Link Su Cooper Wednesday, 01 August 2012 22:44 posted by Su Cooper

    Terrific idea...so decorative. Will be trying it out soon.

  • Comment Link Valentina Saturday, 28 July 2012 20:10 posted by Valentina

    How much time you need to cook this eggs?

  • Comment Link CMS Monday, 16 July 2012 14:59 posted by CMS

    BOO! HISS!...on THIS! WHERE's the RAINBOW???????????????????

  • Comment Link Emily Saturday, 23 June 2012 16:03 posted by Emily

    I could see making the rainbow eggs in the same way with the hollowed out shell but using different flavors of Jello poured in layers, letting each set between

  • Comment Link Hannah Monday, 18 June 2012 19:59 posted by Hannah

    First you say "Dissolve gelatin in 1 cup of boiled cold water" and then you say "Dissolve gelatin in a cup of hot broth" - what gives?!

  • Comment Link amy fabrici Tuesday, 12 June 2012 22:57 posted by amy fabrici

    I am wondering also.... where is the recipe for the rainbow eggs? Please let me know.

  • Comment Link Honie Tuesday, 29 May 2012 02:42 posted by Honie

    How do I make the rainbow ones shown in picture

  • Comment Link Valerie Monday, 30 April 2012 23:13 posted by Valerie

    These are not the eggs shown on the picture you click on to get here. How do you make those rainbow eggs???

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