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Deviled Eggs made with dill relish on a golden serving platter.

Granny's Deviled Eggs

Perfect for your Memorial Day Cookout or a romantic picnic, Granny's Deviled Eggs are easy to prepare but oh, so hard to forget.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Appetizer, Salad, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine African American, American
Servings 5 people


  • Medium to Large Saucepan
  • Sharp Paring Knife
  • Small metal Spoon
  • Wooden Spoon
  • Cooking Shears
  • Large Bowl
  • Large Serving Platter
  • Medium Resealble Plastic Bag


  • 5 Organic Eggs
  • 4 cups Water
  • 2 tbsp Dill Relish
  • 2 tbsp Dill Pickle Juice
  • 1 tbsp Trader Joe's Organic Mayonnaise I like this brand because it has Mustard notes.
  • Salsa Optional
  • Fresh Organic Cilantro Optional
  • Harissa Seasoning Optional


  • Heat water on high heat until it is boiling.
  • Add eggs cooking for at least 6 to 10 minutes.
  • Remove eggs from heat and allow to cool to room temperature.
  • Peel and slice in half lengthwise and arrange on the platter.
  • Scoop out yolks using the small spoon into a bowl and combine with the next three ingredients.
  • Cut off the tip of the corner of the plastic bag with cooking shears. Add the egg yolk mixture to the bag.
  • Use the plastic bag as a piping bag to refill the yolks into the boiled egg cavities.
  • Chill and serve.
  • For East African Deviled Eggs: Sprinkle with Harissa Seasoning.
  • For Mexican Deviled Eggs: Top with fresh cilantro and a dab of salsa.
Keyword BBQ, Cookout, Cookout Appetizers, Cookout Sides, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Memorial Day, Picnic, Soul Food, Southern Food, Vegetarian