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Egg Grades: Grade AA vs. Grade A vs. Grade B Eggs

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Jul 30, 2021 • 4 min read

How much do you know about USDA egg grades? For example: is there a difference in quality between large eggs, extra-large eggs, and jumbo eggs? Does the color of an egg affect its quality? And what does a high-quality egg yolk look like?

Read on for a primer on egg grades.