How (Not To) Poach an Egg

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Frustrated by differing advice, Rob Manuel at b3ta tests and documents four methods for poaching eggs, with results ranging from "I wouldn't feed this to a dog," to "It's bloody perfect." So what's the secret to making perfect poached eggs? Plastic wrap, possibly. [via David Jacobs]

Related: How to Poach an Egg tutorial video by cia_b. View all of cia_b's egg cooking tutorial videos.