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Egg Sailboats

Course: Appetizer
Keyword: Egg Sailboats
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  • 12 hard-cooked eggs
  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • 1 teaspoon mustard
  • 2 dozen flat toothpicks
  • 2 dozen triangle shaped pieces of sliced cheese


  • Shell eggs, slice in halves, and remove yolks.
  • Combine yolks with mayonnaise and mustard and return a spoonful of mixture to the hollow of each egg white.
  • Make a sail for each boat (egg half ) by stringing a slice of cheese onto a toothpick to make a sail on a mast.
  • Poke each into an egg half.
  • This snack will sail into the mouths of your hungry snackers.
  • Be sure they remove the masts (toothpicks) before eating.


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