How to How to Easily Chop the Hard-Cooked Eggs
Use an egg slicer to easily chop the hard-cooked eggs. Just place the cooled peeled eggs, one at a time, in egg slicer and use to slice the egg. Then keeping the slices intact, turn the egg one quarter turn and slice again.
Substitute fresh parsley or chives for the dill.
How to Hard Cook Eggs
Place eggs in single layer in saucepan; add enough water to completely cover eggs by at least 1 inch. Bring water boil; cover. Remove saucepan from heat; let stand 15 min. Drain eggs; immediately place in bowl of ice water. Let stand until completely cooled, changing water if necessary. Perfectly hard-cooked eggs will have a firm yellow center with no greenish tinge. Hard-cooked eggs in their shells can be refrigerated for up to 1 week.