How to make perfect hard boiled eggs:
Instant Pot Hard-boiled eggs:
How to cook hard-boiled eggs in the oven:
How to boil Hard-boil eggs so they peal easily:
How to store deviled eggs:
You can make deviled eggs ahead of time by making the hard-boil the eggs, making the filling, and storing the eggs and filling separately for up to 3-4 days. Fill the eggs with the mixture right before serving.
You could also make the deviled eggs completely, and they will keep for up to 3-4 days in the refrigerator.
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Traditional Deviled Eggs with just five main ingredients that are quick and easy to make! These are perfect for any type of party.
- 12 large eggs
- 1/3 cup mayonnaise , or use half mayo and half plain Greek yogurt
- 2 tablespoons pickle relish , or 1 dill pickle, diced
- 1 1/2 tsp Dijon mustard
- salt and pepper , to taste
- paprika for garnishing
Cook the eggs. See note above for directions for boiling, baking or using the instant pot to cook perfect hard-boiled eggs.
Peel the eggs and then cut them in half, lengthwise. Carefully remove the yolks and place in bowl.
Stir together the mayonnaise, pickle relish, and mustard.
Mash with a fork until smooth. Add salt and pepper, to taste. Add more mayo , Greek yogurt or mustard, to taste, if needed.
Add a big spoonful of filling back into each egg white.
Store in fridge for up to 3 days. Garnish with a sprinkle of paprika just before serving.
See tips for making perfect hard boiled eggs and tips for making ahead of time in the post above.
I originally shared this recipe March 2013. Updated March 2018.
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