High Altitude Hard-Boiled Eggs

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by Allisonsdinner

After moving to Colorado from the coast, my tried and true hard boiled egg recipe no longer cooked my eggs fully. After quite a few experiments, I finally found an easy, fool-proof way to hard boil my eggs at 5500 feet above sea level!

Top Review by paulawolf

I'm so happy to see this. Since moving to CO I've been struggling with cooking. Now if I could just figure out how to bake cookies that are cooked all the way through

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place the eggs is a pot just large enough to hold the eggs, fill with water until the eggs are covered.
  2. Heat the eggs on high, covered, until boiling.
  3. Remove from heat, leave covered, for 20 minutes.
  4. Place the eggs is a bowl of ice water for a few minutes to cool.

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