Whether you went crazy decorating Easter eggs or you became obsessed with your Instant Pot and tried every single hard-boiled egg method, what do you do when you end up with a dozen (or more) hard-boiled eggs? If you’re like me, eating them alone is out of the question. That’s why I put together this collection of delicious recipes using hard boiled eggs.
I found three dozen different recipes using hard boiled eggs in my search. I’ve divided them into the following categories to make it easier to find the type of recipe you’re looking for: appetizers, side dishes, main dishes, and miscellaneous.
Below you will find familiar favorites and innovative new ways to incorporate hard-boiled eggs into delicious dishes. You can enjoy hard-boiled eggs from sun up to sun down without getting tired of them now!
Appetizer Recipes Using Hard Boiled Eggs
One great thing about hard-boiled eggs is that they are already perfect finger foods. When I think of hard-boiled egg appetizers, I automatically picture deviled eggs.
As a result, you’ll see several tasty deviled egg variations below. But you’ll also find some other innovative appetizers that put hard-boiled eggs to good use.
- BBQ Bacon Cheddar Deviled Eggs
- Buffalo Deviled Eggs
- Chipotle Deviled Eggs
- Chorizo Deviled Eggs
- Cilantro Tabasco Deviled Eggs
- Crab Stuffed Deviled Eggs
- Egg and Pepper Crostini
- Guacamole Deviled Eggs
- Spicy Cucumber Stacks
- Sriracha Deviled Eggs
- Traditional Deviled Eggs
- Tuna Deviled Eggs
- Zippy Egg Salad Dip
Side Dishes with Hard Boiled Eggs
The other thing I think of when it comes to hard-boiled eggs is egg salad. You’ll see a great egg salad recipe below, along with many other sensational side dish recipes featuring hard-boiled eggs.
- Chef Salad
- Classic Cobb Salad
- Egg Potato Casserole
- Egg Salad
- German Potato Salad
- Macaroni Salad
- Nicoise Salad
- Pittsburgh Cobb Salad
- Southern Potato Salad
- Spinach Salad with Hot Maple Bacon Dressing
Main Dishes with Hard Boiled Eggs
When you want to get the most bang for your buck out of those hard-boiled eggs, skip the party food and side dishes and get right to the main dish! Here are several main dish recipes using hard boiled eggs for breakfast, lunch AND dinner.
- Cabbage Pie
- Crab Bake Casserole
- Creamy Gratin of Hard Cooked Eggs
- Easter Egg Toast
- Eggs a la Goldenrod
- English Muffin Egg Pizza
- Gluten-Free Breakfast Casserole
- Ramen Noodles
- Bacon and Egg Lasagna
- Maple Scotch Eggs
- Stuffed Chipotle Meatballs
More Recipes Using Hard Boiled Eggs
In my search for recipes using hard boiled eggs, I found a couple that didn’t fit neatly into the categories above. I just had to include them though because they incorporate hard-boiled eggs in such an innovative way! I had no idea that the yolks of hard-boiled eggs were so magical.
Hopefully, you’ve found at least a few recipes you’ll love. Which one are you most excited to try?