Can we please give it up for the runny yolks that make mornings brighter? (What? Not a fan? Well, we'll let you squawk about that later.) And when it comes to the very best yolks, it's all about duck eggs. They're BIGGER, which makes them absolutely amazing for #yolkporn on social media. And, bonus, duck eggs are also better, with twice the nutritional value as their chicken counterparts. Two times the Omgea 3s. Yup.

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Duck eggs. Photo by Leslie Kelly

These days, duck eggs are more widely available, sold at farmers markets and health food grocery stores. Fry 'em up just like you would a standard chicken egg and serve them one top of a piece of buttered toast, a pile of golden hash browns or some breakfast nachos. Day made!


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