- Servings Per Recipe: 6
- Amount Per Serving
- Calories: 304.0
- Total Fat: 18.1 g
- Cholesterol: 191.7 mg
- Sodium: 622.8 mg
- Total Carbs: 23.1 g
- Dietary Fiber: 3.8 g
- Protein: 14.3 g
Shakshuka - (poached eggs in spicy tomato sauce)Submitted by: LPWILLIAMS1
IntroductionThis is a traditional Mediterranean breakfast. This is a traditional Mediterranean breakfast.
• 1/4 cup olive oil
• 3 jalapeños, stemmed, seeded, and finely chopped
• 1 small yellow onion, chopped
• 5 cloves garlic, crushed then sliced
• 1 teaspoon ground cumin
• 1 tablespoon paprika
• 1 28-ounce can whole peeled tomatoes, undrained
• Kosher salt, to taste
• 6 eggs
• 1/2 cup feta cheese, crumbled
• 1 tablespoon chopped flat-leaf parsley
• Warm pitas, for serving (I used whole wheat and quartered them)
Add garlic, cumin, and paprika, and cook, stirring frequently, until garlic is soft, about 2 more minutes.
Put tomatoes and their liquid into a medium bowl and crush with your hands. Add crushed tomatoes and their liquid to skillet along with 1/2 cup water, reduce heat to medium, and simmer, stirring occasionally, until thickened slightly, about 15 minutes. Season sauce with salt.
Crack eggs over sauce so that eggs are evenly distributed across sauce’s surface. Cover skillet and cook until yolks are just set, about 5 minutes. Using a spoon, baste the whites of the eggs with tomato mixture, being careful not to disturb the yolk. Sprinkle Shakshuka with feta and parsley and serve with pitas, for dipping.
Recipe adopted from Saveur and Smitten Kitten
Serving Size: Makes 6 1-egg servings with sauce
Number of Servings: 6
Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user LPWILLIAMS1.