Green Eggs and Ham !

Colleen Sowa


I made this recipe up for my grandchildren after buying them a new book..... "Green Eggs and Ham"... But we also eat these for St. Patrick's Day and Easter! It is a fun and easy recipe....

Remember to PLAY WITH YOUR FOOD! xo


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25 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


  • EGGS

  • 12 large
    eggs (boiled and cooled)

  • 12
    egg yolks
  • 1/3 c
    finely minced onion
  • 1/3 c
    finely minced celery
  • 1 Tbsp
    yellow mustard (or to taste)
  • 1/3 c
    ranch dressing
  • ·
    blue and green food coloring (to liking)
  • 2 dash(es)
    salt and pepper
  • 1 Tbsp
    (heaping) sweet pickle relish (can use dill)
  • HAM

  • 1/2 c
    finely minced (or ground) ham
  • 1/3 c
    finely minced onion
  • 1/3 c
    finely minced celery
  • 1/3 c
    ranch dressing
  • 2 dash(es)
    ground black pepper
  • 1 Tbsp
    pickle relish of choice

How to Make Green Eggs and Ham !


  1. Put 12 eggs in a pan of cold water.

    Bring the water to a full boil, then set your timer for 5 minutes. When time is up. Let sit to cool a bit.
  2. Peel the egg shells off of the eggs.

    Cut eggs in half, remove the yolks from the whites and put them in a bowl, set the whites on a plate.
  3. Using the tines of a fork, crumble the egg yolks.
  4. Mix in the onion and celery.
  5. Add the mustard and ranch dressing sparingly until it reaches the right consistancy. Add salt and pepper. Stirring together well.
  6. Add the blue food coloring and if necessary add some green food coloring to reach your desired color, stirring well.
  7. Add pickle relish, stirring well. Set this aside until ready to fill the egg white halves.
  8. Finely mince or grind up the ham.

    Add all the remaining ham ingredients together stirring well to desired consistancey as you did with the egg yolks.
  9. Fill or over fill your egg whites with both of the fillings. You can spoon the filling or pipe it into the egg white halves.
  10. If you have a deviled egg platter, place the eggs in desired arrangement.

    *** We always read the book "Green Eggs and Ham" with the kids when we make this..... Enjoy!

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About Green Eggs and Ham !

Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy

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