What you'll need
2 or 3 tablespoons salt
2 tablespoons Chinese five spice powder
1 piece star anise
1 tea bag (plain black tea)
What you'll do
Boil some water, and put the eggs and all the ingredients in.
Let the eggs boil for 3-5 minutes.
Remove the pot from the fire.
Remove the eggs from the water, then gently crack the egg's shell all over.
Do not remove the shell.
Put the eggs back in the pot, making sure there is still enough water to cover the eggs.
Let the eggs simmer for an hour.
Put the fire out, but let the eggs stay in the water for another hour.
Drain and enjoy.
You may dip the egg in a salt and pepper mixture.
The eggs can be eaten hot or cold.