How to use heat proof stainless steel Valentine love heart shaped fried egg mold /mould /ring /shaper with handle holder for homemade frying pan breakfast cooking?
How does this egg mold works? Fresh egg is in liquid state. This tool helps shaping it in the cooking process. It can be removed once the egg is cooked and the shape stabilizes. Follow the steps below:
- Apply some oil on the inner ring of the mold.
- With the fire on, put the mold on the frying pan.
- Pour adequate amount of oil into the mold container.
- After the oil is heated, crack an egg into the mold.
- You may remove the mold once the egg is cooked.
- How long you cook is up to your personal preference. Flipping over to avoid frying only at one side is up to your preference too (optional).
*Tips and tricks: Apply a thin layer of oil on inner ring of the mold. This helps in the cooking process and forming a better shape, because the sides of an egg need to be cooked properly to maintain a fixed shape. It also aid in mold removing and dish washing process because the oil will prevent the egg from sticking at the ring. Besides, oil prevents the egg from seeping out from the tiny opening between the mold and the pan, resulting in an ugly shape.
*Tips and tricks: Preheat the oil before cracking an egg into the mold. The pan and the mold can never be perfectly flat and even if they do, there will still be opening between them. Hot oil helps cooking and preventing the egg from staying in liquid form and flowing everywhere resulting in a huge mess.
*Maintenance: Avoid physical damage because the mold is mostly hollow and easily bent. Also stay away from fire to prevent deformation.
*Maintenance: Wash it with sponge or wipe with cloth. Avoid cleaning with metal dish brush for longevity of the product.
It is common that the resulting shape of your first attempt might be less ideal. The important rule is to never be disheartened but keep trying and learning from mistakes as practice makes perfect. Follow the tips and tricks above and you should be able to get a decent shaped egg.