What Is the Best Way To: Break an Egg?

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How do you break an egg? Do you have a strongly-held opinion about the best way to do this? What’s the best way to get a clean break and avoid shell in the bowl? We used to use the edge of the bowl to crack an egg, but now we usually just rap it gently on the countertop. What about you?

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