2 minute scrambled eggs, really easy

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by wclawrence, Sep 12, 2008.

  1. wclawrence

    wclawrence Songster

    So you take two to four eggs (more if small eggs) and scramble them in a regular coffee cup.
    nuke for one minute
    scramble again.
    add salt and pepper
    nuke 1 to 1 1/2 minutes
    scramble again,
    they are done!
    If you want cheese, add it after you pour the eggs out of the cup...

    clean the cup first. If you wipe it out with a paper towel immediately, nothing will stick.

    the only thing you got dirty was a cup and a fork.
  2. goldensunriseranch

    goldensunriseranch Songster

    Jul 1, 2007
    Mays Landing NJ
    I do this too!! Quick and easy way to make them for my kids who are constantly starving it seems. I add milk too and whip it up, sometimes it almost comes out like this puffy souffle thing!
  3. ChuckenGirl

    ChuckenGirl Songster

    Dec 22, 2007
    Maryland :)
    I tried it and it was great!!!

    p.s. i love the word nuke, it reminds me of my uncle.

    "go nuke my coffee girl before i nuke you"

  4. DLS

    DLS Songster

    I used to do that when I worked away from the house & in a hurry... 1 thing I did learn.... put a paper towel over the coffee cup. every once & a while it will POP!! & egg will go every where [​IMG][​IMG]
  5. 65browneyes

    65browneyes Songster

    Mar 2, 2007
    Thanks for planting this seed!! I never thought of doing this!
  6. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    i do this almost every day for my parrots breakfast!...[​IMG]...he loves when i add the cheese!!...i have also added all kinds of veggies in it for him..it really is a great idea!!..also..if you use a small bowl...it will puff up in a (sort of) circle..great for egg sandwiches!!..[​IMG]
  7. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    I will have to try this when I get a new Microwave. Mine bit the dust this week after over 10 years of use.
  8. Nemo

    Nemo Songster

    Jul 22, 2008
    N'rn Wisconsin
    Quote:They sure don't make them to last anymore... I had a great old one, with just the single dial timer, which I bought at a garage sale while I was in college 16 years ago. My mother "traded" a new one for my old one so she could give it to my grandpa, because it's so easy to use and he melted four tea pots since he's nearly deaf as a stone. Well, the one she gave me died within a year. I got a new one to replace it, and it was DOA. I exchanged that one for one that lasted just over a year. I'm on my fourth new microwave in three years, while my old one is still working over at grandpa's.
  9. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    Well, this was my second microwave. I bought my first one in 1983 and it lasted 15 years. I definitely got my money's worth out of it. I keep washing machines like that too. The ones I have now are 15 years old
  10. portlandpeeps

    portlandpeeps Songster

    Apr 13, 2007
    Portland Oregon
    My DH discovered this microwave trick to save time, but there's been a few mornings when no time was saved!

    Be careful! This is what can happen if you leave it in too long, or you don't stir it enough, or you don't stir it at all, or...


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