Eggs — is there something people aren’t telling me?

I am a bit confused.

I have never, in the UK, stored eggs in the fridge, they have always been absolutely fine and so far as I know this has always been the norm here, indeed chicken shaped baskets for storing eggs attractively on the counter are readily available.

I have never, in the UK, stored eggs in the fridge, they have always been absolutely fine and so far as I know this has always been the norm here, indeed chicken shaped baskets for storing eggs attractively on the counter are readily available.

In the States eggs are kept in the fridge and I understand that European and American eggs are treated so differently that our eggs would be illegal in the States and American eggs would actually be illegal anywhere in the EU.

In America it is law that eggs be washed before being sold commercially, in the UK it is the law that they must not be washed! The reasoning behind these different laws are thus …

Read more here plus another daft food hack involving eggs and useful info, tips and opinions about the most usual ways of cooking them.

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