How to use Leftover Easter Eggs

After dying eggs for Easter, we’re always left with a bunch of extra hardboiled eggs. And you can only eat so many eggs with salt and pepper or turned into deviled eggs… Family Fresh Meals shared some great ideas on how to use leftover eggs that we’re excited to try this year. Keep reading to see the great suggestions!

easter hardboiled eggs

There’s nothing worse than trying to peel an egg and having it get all torn up, or peeling it just to find out the center is under or over cooked. This method results in the perfect hardboiled egg every time!

Perfect Hardboiled Eggs


  • 6 eggs
  • Water


  1. Place the eggs in a pan and cover with water.
  2. Bring the water to a boil and then turn the heat to low. Allow to simmer for 13 minutes.
  3. Carefully pour the eggs into ice water and allow to cool slightly before peeling.

How to use leftover hardboiled eggs

After dying eggs for Easter, we’re always left with a bunch of hardboiled eggs. We love these ideas from Fresh Family Meals on how to use them- for more than just deviled eggs! View her blog post here for more ideas.

  1. Potato Salad
  2. Cobb Salad
  3. Ham Salad Sandwiches
  4. Soy Sauce Braised Eggs
  5. Egg Breakfast Casserole
  6. Eggs Benedict
  7. Chicken & Egg Salad
  8. Tomato & Cheese Stacks
egg salad

Another excellent way to use hard-boiled eggs! Try putting this simple Egg Salad on bread for an easy sandwich, or serving with crackers.

Egg Salad



  1. First, peel the boiled eggs and then chop them.
  2. Combine in a bowl with the remaining ingredients.
  3. Serve on bread or with crackers.

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