green eggs and ham recipe

How To Make Green Eggs And Ham

Have you ever wondered how to make green eggs and ham? Whilst some see this fantastic Dr Seuss book as a fun imaginative story, others see it as an opportunity to do things differently and that include making your very own green eggs and ham.

Whether you are having a Dr Seuss party or simply wish to get cooking in the kitchen with the little ones as a way of making the story more fun, this Green eggs and ham recipe is a real winner and super easy to make.

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Dr Seuss Devilled Eggs Recipe

Well that is the question. If you enjoy regular boiled eggs and like ham then you will love this variation and twist on devilled eggs. In fact, this recipe uses avocado, but your welcome to add spinach or kale instead.

Enjoy this Dr Seuss party food idea. It’s super fun to make and try!

green eggs and ham recipe

When Was Green Eggs And Ham Written?

The book Green Eggs and Ham was published on the 12th August 1960 in the USA and is one of my favourite Dr Seuss stories to read with kids.

Ingredients Needed For Your Green Eggs And Ham Recipe

  • 6 Hardboiled Eggs
  • Avocado (Small-Medium size)
  • 2 Tbsp Mayo
  • 1 Tbsp Lime Juice
  • Salt to taste
  • Sliced Deli Meat Ham
  • Green Food Coloring
  • Toothpicks
Ingredients to make green eggs and ham dr seuss

Green Eggs And Ham Recipe

This recipe will show you how to make green eggs and ham in the classroom or at home. Wherever you choose to make this Dr Seuss food idea, I’m sure it will go well and be super fun for all the kids to enjoy!

Peel and cut in half the hardboiled eggs. Scoop out the yolks and place in a medium size bowl.

making green eggs and ham from the dr seuss book

Add the mayo, lime juice, salt, avocado and 1-2 drops of food coloring. Mix and mash well.

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Scoop or pipe the green eggs mixture into the white boiled eggs.

piping devilled eggs for green eggs and ham recipe

Take the ham and cut in half. Roll up and stick a toothpick in it.

green eggs and ham recipe

Place the ham on the end of the egg and push the toothpick down into the egg.

green eggs and ham recipe

Your green eggs and ham is now ready to serve for a fun Dr. Seuss party!!

green eggs and ham recipe

You could make these at home as a fun way to extend your child’s interest in the Dr Seuss books. Reading and doing book related activities with kids. is a great way to help children build basic literacy skills whilst having fun.

how to make green eggs and ham

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About Angela Milnes

Angela Milnes is a Qualified Early Years Teacher who specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has a wealth of experience teaching young children and is passionate about kids crafts, preschool music and reading with kids. Don’t forget to follow our fun crafts and creative ideas over on Facebook.


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