Deviled Eggs

  • prep: 5 min
  • cook: 8 min
  • total: 13 min
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  • Summary

    It makes you wonder how in the world stuffed eggs became "deviled eggs". what does the term "deviled" actually mean? The word â??deviledâ? first appeared in print in 1786 and was used to describe highly seasoned fried or boiled dishes. By the 1800's, the term "deviled" evolved and was often used as a culinary term to describe fiery hot spiced dishes or condiments. The use of the word was presumably adopted due to the symbolism of the devil and the excessive heat of, well, you know where. In the 19th century, the word deviled continued to be used to describe hot seasonings, more specifically cayenne or mustard, and again brought with it the connotation of that "hot spot down under"â??something hot and spicy. In modern language, however, the word deviled has a borader meaning and is typically defined as a food that is dark, rich, chocolate, spicily piquant or stimulating item and contains heavy seasoning. The term is deviled is used to describe eggs, crab, cakes, and many other dishes.

    Ingredients

    • 5 eggs
    • 2 slices ham
    • 2 tbsp minced cocktail onion
    • 3 German gherkins
    • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
    • dash of pepper
    • dash of salt
    • dash of paprika

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 92 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 9 g 13.11%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 6.48%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 7 mg 2.21%
    • Sodium: 408 mg 16.98%
    • Calcium: 4 mg 0.42%
    • Potassium: 40 mg 1.15%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0.97%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 1 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.69%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 4 g
    • Vitamin A 2.44%
    • Vitamin C 0.25%
    • Vitamin D 0.19%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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