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How to Tell if an Egg is Bad | Egg Test

Easter is just around the corner and that means it is time to decorate eggs. Have you ever wondered if those eggs in your refrigerator are still good to use? Here is an easy egg test you can use before you begin to decorate.

Egg test

Supplies: water, cup or bowl and an egg

The Egg Test:

1. Fill up a bowl or cup with water. You will need enough water for the egg to be completely covered.

2. Place the egg carefully in the cup of water. You do not want to break it especially if it’s a bad egg.

3. If it floats its no longer good to eat. If it sinks and lies flat at the bottom it is good to eat.

Egg Test Results

The reason for this is the air pocket inside the egg. Even though eggs have a hard shell they are still porous and allow air inside. As the egg ages more air enters allowing them to float.

Once you have determined if your eggs are good or bad, it is time to decorate them for Easter!

Marble Easter Egg Decoration

Looking for a fun, different way to decorate your Easter eggs? Try Rada’s marble egg decorating idea. The easy to follow instructions provide a fun way to put a decorative spin on your holiday decor. Check it out here: Marble Easter Egg Decorating.

Learn how to make Marble Easter Eggs with Rada Cutlery.

Tie Dye Easter Egg Decoration

If you like things a little crazier, tie dye your Easter eggs this year. In less than 10 easy steps, you can give your eggs a tie dyed look that will make them stand out against traditional Easter decorations. Check it out here: Tie Dye Easter Egg Decorating.

Learn how to Tie Dye your Easter eggs with Rada Cutlery.

Wondering what you should do with all your decorated eggs when Easter is over? Check out Rada’s egg-cellent ideas for using eggs, including recipes and cooking tips. Let Rada’s Kristy Kay show you her best tips and tricks when cooking eggs in the kitchen.

Kristy Kay brings you many ways to fix your eggs in the Rada Cutlery Kitchen.

Check out Rada’s Egg-Cellent Ideas for Eggs including:

1. How to Fry an Egg

2. How to make an Omelet

3. Tips for making hard boiled eggs

and many more!


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