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Food Porn Friday: 20 times poached eggs proved to be the sexiest eats ever

Justina Huddleston is an editor and the head writer for TDmonthly Magazine. She has been a freelance writer for several years, though her real passion is cooking. You can see the recipes she creates on her vegan food blog, A Life of Litt...

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Poached eggs

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Poached eggs

They're gorgeous, they basically make their own sauce, and they taste delicious. Poached eggs, we love you.

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Lunchtime luxury

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Lunchtime luxury

Skip the sub, and treat yourself to a lyonnaise salad with poached egg on toast for lunch.

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Colorful craving

#5/21:

Colorful craving

It's insane how orange this poached egg yolk is — I have to restrain myself from licking the screen.

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Perfect pasta

#6/21:

Perfect pasta

Pasta and poached eggs is hands down one of the greatest food combos out there.

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Double trouble

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Double trouble

Two is always better than one, especially when it comes to eggs Benedict.

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Simply satisfying

#8/21:

Simply satisfying

A good poached egg doesn't need a lot to make it a meal worthy of royalty.

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Bright start

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Bright start

Bright poached egg yolks will make any morning feel a little sunnier.

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Morning smile

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Morning smile

Try not to wake up in a good mood when this is your breakfast — I dare you.

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Saucy something

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Saucy something

Hollandaise and runny poached egg yolk win at being sauces, hands down.

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Super salad

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Super salad

Kale doesn't seem like a diet food after all when topped with a luscious poached egg.

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Eggs-cellent choice

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Eggs-cellent choice

Anything crispy topped with a poached egg is bound to make you go gaga.

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Avocado upgrade

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Avocado upgrade

Avocado toast? Boring. Avocado toast with a poached egg? Life affirming.

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The perfect duo

#15/21:

The perfect duo

Here's some proof that salmon and poached eggs are a match made in heaven.

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Brunch love

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Brunch love

Cured salmon over chorizo hash with a barely set poached egg on top is basically why brunch was invented.

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Carbonara craving

#17/21:

Carbonara craving

Pasta topped with a poached egg is the creamiest, dreamiest dish of all time.

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Poached and pastrami

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Poached and pastrami

Poached eggs on pastrami looks cool, tastes even better.

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Breakfast of fancy champions

#19/21:

Breakfast of fancy champions

Treat yo'self to a poached egg breakfast sandwich with marinated eggplant and a side of polenta fries.

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Eggs-plosion

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Eggs-plosion

You're looking at a deep-fried poached egg exploding over creamy gnocchi. Aka... heaven.

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Orange yolks

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Orange yolks

Orange-yolked poached eggs like this are a breakfast lover's dream come true.

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