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When baking, does a double yolker count as one egg or two?

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by Ciqala, Aug 20, 2013.

  1. Ciqala

    Ciqala Songster

    Apr 14, 2013
    New Hampshire
    I made a cake tonight and cracked open a double yolker into the bowl with all the other ingredients and wasn't sure the answer to this question. I assume it counted as two, but wanted to ask you good folks.

  2. A standard large egg, that you would purchase from the store, is 2oz.. When I cook, I either go by weight or I use up my small (standard large sized) eggs, That way I sell and use my X large eggs for breakfast.
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    I count a double yolker as two eggs. bantam eggs are half. Duck eggs just make life interesting! usually count them as two. I also always round up with my eggs, I like moister, richer products.

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