Poached Eggs with Lemony Mayo Sauce

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Love poached eggs with Hollandaise sauce but do not have the time? The eggs can be easily done in the air fryer while the lemony mayo sauce is a quick, easy and healthier alternative to the traditional sauce.

This is an effortless way to make Air Fryer Poached Eggs. So, if you are looking at how to make a whole batch of poached eggs to serve at your next brunch or breakfast, this is the perfect recipe, and it’s simple.

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Typically Air Fryer Eggs are served with a hollandaise sauce, but they also make a great option for a simple breakfast. Just add some salt and black pepper to the poached eggs, serve with a side of bacon, and this quick mayo sauce. Easy and absolutely delicious.

Why make poached eggs in an air fryer instead of the oven? If you ask me, there’s one huge benefit to baking eggs in your air fryer: time. I’m not a morning person, so I don’t like to spend a ton of time or energy cooking breakfast. Cooking eggs in an air fryer takes about 10 minutes – less time than it takes just for my oven to heat up or a pot of water to boil!

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Poached Eggs with Lemony Mayo Sauce

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Love poached eggs with Hollandaise sauce but do not have the time? The poached eggs can be easily done in the air fryer while the lemony mayo sauce is a quick, easy and healthier alternative to the traditional sauce.

  • Author: Air Fry With Me
  • Prep Time: :10
  • Cook Time: :10
  • Total Time: :20
  • Yield: 2 1x
  • Category: Breakfast
  • Method: Air Fryer

Ingredients

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  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup boiling water divided
  • 2 tbsp mayonnaise
  • 2 tsp melted unsalted butter
  • 12 tsp lemon juice
  • 12 tbsp water
  • 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper optional
  • 1 tbsp chopped scallions
  • 1 tbsp bacon bits optional
  • Ham and Biscuits optional

Instructions

Place the bakeware inside the air fryer basket and pour 1/4 cup boiling water into the each bakeware. Crack an egg into each bakeware and air fry at 380F (190C) for about 5-6 minutes.

Take a medium bowl to whisk the butter, mayonnaise, water, and cayenne pepper together.

To assemble, place the biscuit on the bottom followed by ham, and poached egg. Spoon the sauce over the egg and sprinkle some bacon bits and green onion to serve.

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