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How To Separate Eggs

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Split the Shell in Half and Pull the Halves Apart
How To Separate Eggs - Tutorial With Photos - Step 3: Split Shell in Half and Pull the Halves Apart

Split the Shell in Half and Pull the Halves Apart

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Split the Shell in Half and Pull the Halves Apart

Try to split the shell into two pieces that roughly equal in size. Also, ideally you'd make a clean crack right across the egg's equator, without any jagged pieces that might pierce the yolk.

Carefully cup the yolk in one half of the shell and simply allow the white to drain into the bowl below.

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