do-it-yourself deviled eggs
1 hard-cooked egg*
1 tablespoon mayonnaise
1 to 2 teaspoons sliced green onions
Your choice of seasonings to taste (use very small amounts to begin with and taste before adding more)
Options: Curry powder, Asian sesame oil, soy sauce, fish sauce, hot sauce, mustard, smoked paprika, chutney, garlic, cheese, lemon or lime, etc.
1 teaspoon chopped fresh herbs (such as cilantro, parsley, dill, tarragon, basil)
Salt and pepper to taste
Peel the egg. Slice the egg in half lengthwise. Gently scoop out the egg yolk and place in a small bowl. Reserve the egg whites. Mash the yolk using a fork until finely crumbled. Stir in the mayonnaise until blended. Stir in the green onions.
Stir in any seasonings to taste, if desired.
Stir in any fresh herbs if desired. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
Spoon the egg yolk mixture back into the egg whites.