egg separator


A device that resembles a small, handled saucer with a slot running around the center about 1½ inches from the edge. Crack an egg into the separator and the yolk stays in the solid center portion, the white runs through the slot.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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