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How to Tell if an Egg Is Fresh

In this video, you’ll see a simple trick that tells you whether an egg is fresh or not. You’ll want only the freshest eggs for poaching and making custards and soufflés. Others are fine for deviled eggs and egg salads. And still others are probably past their prime. With this simple egg test, you can actually see which eggs are farm fresh and which are fit to be tossed. All you need are several large glasses of water.

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