WATCH: Yolk's on Independent.ie reporter as he tries to fry egg on car
So with everyone talking about how today was the hottest day of the year so far, the phrase about it being hot enough to fry an egg has naturally been bandied around.
Being naturally inquisitive folk, we at independent.ie wonder was that actually true?
Having a spare moment on our hands – and a spare box of eggs – our intrepid reporter took to the streets to try out the theory.
With some interesting results. Let’s just say the yolk was on him in the end…