11 Delicious Deviled Egg Recipes with To-Die-For Toppings

Jalapeno Popper Deviled eggs

Only one dish makes the perfect appetizer, Easter brunch addition, and picnic side: deviled eggs. Try our creative fillings and fancy deviled egg toppings to upgrade your favorite hard-boiled snack. Think outside the plain paprika garnish with our deviled egg recipes that include flavors such as jalapeño popper, smoked salmon, and Greek, to name a few.

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Bacon and Cheese Deviled Eggs

Bacon Cheese Deviled Eggs
Blaine Moats

Bacon is sure to amp up your deviled eggs' popularity. To prep this fan-favorite recipe in no time, start with hard-boiled eggs from the supermarket. Otherwise, make hard-boiled eggs at home. (It's quick and easy.) To finish the dish, sprinkle on crisp bacon crumbles and fresh green onion slivers.

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Deviled Eggs

deviled eggs on white plate
Andy Lyons

Looking for the classic approach to deviled eggs? This easy deviled egg recipe is spot-on. We stick to the basics with a deviled egg filling made from mayonnaise, mustard, and vinegar. Top with fresh parsley and paprika for a simple, yet sophisticated finish.

Test Kitchen Tip: Once you've nailed the classic deviled egg recipe, go for one of our variations such as Italian-style or curry and crab.

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Jalapeño Popper Deviled Eggs

Jalapeno Popper Deviled eggs

These deviled eggs come with a fiery kick that's peppery, crunchy, and oh-so-tasty. Fill the eggs with a heaping mixture of jalapeño, bacon, and green onion, then stick a homemade cheese crisp in the center. If you're in a rush, this delicious appetizer recipe can come together 30 minutes before your party. Don't forget to add a quick sprinkle of chili powder over the final product—if you dare—to make this deviled egg recipe its best.

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Deep-Fried Deviled Eggs

Deep-Fried Deviled Eggs

Bet you haven't had deviled eggs like this before! Get ready to impress everyone at your next gathering with this indulgent fried deviled egg recipe. After boiling, the hard-boiled eggs get dredged in a panko mixture and fried to crispy perfection. Use the traditional deviled egg filling or try our bacon-tomato variation.

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Pressure Cooker Bacon Deviled Eggs

Pressure Cooker Bacon Deviled Eggs
Blaine Moats

Yes, you can make hard-cooked eggs in your pressure cooker! After just six minutes of cooking under pressure, you'll be peeling those eggs for your soon-to-be favorite easy deviled egg recipe. We keep the filling flavor the same as traditional deviled eggs but add crispy bacon and a sprinkle of cayenne for a bit of heat.

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Paleo Avocado Deviled Eggs

Paleo Avocado Deviled Eggs
Andy Lyons

Even if you don't follow a Paleo diet, you're going to love this healthy deviled egg recipe. Vibrant green avocado and Paleo mayonnaise (we've got a homemade recipe for that, too!) make the ultra-smooth filling. The deviled eggs get a bit of tang and heat from lemon juice and hot pepper sauce.

Test Kitchen Tip: Place yolks and other filling ingredients in a resealable plastic bag. Seal bag; mash contents to mix. Snip off a corner of the bag; squeeze bag to pipe yolk mixture into white halves.

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Perfect Pair Deviled Eggs

Trisha Yearwood's Pimiento Cheese Spread Deviled Eggs
Jennifer Davick

Have some picky eaters in the house that only eat deviled eggs with or without relish? This deviled egg recipe from Trisha Yearwood will keep everyone at the Easter table satisfied. Instead of doing just one deviled egg filling, you'll do half ("his" filling) with mayo and the other half ("her" filling) with relish.

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Blue Cheese, Apple, and Walnut Deviled Eggs

Blue Cheese, Apple, and Walnut Deviled Eggs
Blaine Moats

Put a fun spin on deviled eggs by mixing mashed egg yolk with crumbled blue cheese, sliced apple, and toasted walnuts. We promise it's a delicious combo that will be hard to stop at just one. The mix of sweet and savory flavors is what makes this deviled egg recipe stand above the rest.

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Beet-Dyed Deviled Eggs

Beet-Dyed Deviled Eggs
David Tsay

These pretty-in-pink eggs stand out on a crowded brunch plate. A quick soak in fresh beet juice infuses each bite with earthy flavor and bold color. Bookmark this pretty deviled egg recipe for Mother's Day brunch or a creative Easter idea.

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Sweet Potato Deviled Eggs

Sweet Potato Deviled Eggs
Andy Lyons

Rock your next potluck with this Mexican-inspired deviled eggs recipe. We've kept everything you love about classic deviled eggs but added mix-ins like jalapeño peppers, sweet potato, and Mexican crema.

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Spider Halloween Deviled Eggs

Spider Halloween Deviled Eggs

Who says deviled eggs are just for Easter? Plan to serve these fun deviled eggs at your next Halloween gathering. The secret to our green deviled egg center is fresh avocado, mustard, and a squeeze of lime. To achieve the fun spider web egg-dyeing effect that's safe to eat, we let the cooked eggs sit in a black food coloring mix.

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