Excellent Egg Salad Recipes

Steak and Egg Salad Sandwiches
Photo: © Tina Rupp

From simple egg salad sides to sandwiches and crostini, here are Food & Wine's best egg salad recipes.

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Japanese 7-Eleven Egg Salad Sandwich

Japanese 7-Eleven Egg Salad Sandwich
Photo by Antonis Achilleos / Food Styling by Ana Kelly / Prop Styling by Lydia Pursell

Jason Diamond's desire for the famous Japanese 7-Eleven egg salad sandwich inspired him to recreate it at home. Kewpie mayonnaise is key to this recipe — made with only egg yolks and rice or apple cider vinegar — along with a fluffy Japanese milk bread and just the right ratio of whites to yolks.

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Egg Salad with Greek Yogurt and Parsley

Egg Salad with Greek Yogurt and Parsley

Greek yogurt ups the creaminess factor in this delicious egg salad, which gets a little kick from paprika and spicy brown mustard.

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Egg Salad with Capers and Spinach on Toasted Brioche

Egg Salad with Capers on Brioche
© Anna Williams

For a more luxe version of this simple sandwich, replace the chopped capers with 2 teaspoons of white truffle oil.

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Egg Salad Crostini with White Anchovies

Egg Salad Crostini with White Anchovies
© William Meppem

This elegant egg salad crostini appetizer is perfect for a cocktail party.

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Steak-and-Egg Salad Sandwiches

Steak and Egg Salad Sandwiches
© Tina Rupp

In one version of this recipe, David Burke makes a deviled egg salad spiked with hot sauce, mustard and Worcestershire sauce. In another version, he flavors the eggs with truffle oil and curry. Both egg salads get carefully scooped into egg shells, topped with diced beef and served with pita on the side.

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