Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins
Great fast breakfast. Can make it as Hot or mild that you like. It takes 25min. from start to finish
- 2 tablespoons sliced almonds
- 1 yellow sweet pepper, cut into bite-size strips
- 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and chopped
- 1 tablespoon olive oil or 1 tablespoon cooking oil
- 4 medium tomatoes, peeled and chopped
- 1 -1 1⁄2 teaspoon chili powder
- 1⁄2 teaspoon ground cumin
- 1⁄4 teaspoon salt
- 4 eggs
- 1 medium ripe avocado, seeded, peeled, and sliced (optional)
- fresh chili pepper (optional)
- Spread almonds in a large skillet. Cook over medium heat for 4 to 5 minutes or until lightly browned, stirring occasionally. Remove almonds from skillet; set aside.
- Cook sweet pepper and jalapeno pepper in hot oil in same skillet about 2 minutes or until tender. Stir in tomatoes, chili powder, cumin, and salt; bring to boiling. Reduce heat and simmer, covered, for 5 minutes.
- Break one of the eggs into a measuring cup. Carefully slide the egg into simmering tomato mixture. Repeat with remaining eggs. Sprinkle eggs lightly with salt and pepper.
- Cover and simmer eggs over medium-low heat for 3 to 5 minutes or until whites are completely set and yolks begin to thicken but are not firm.
- To serve, transfer eggs to serving plates with a slotted spoon. Stir mixture in skillet; spoon around eggs on plates. Sprinkle with toasted almonds. If desired, serve with avocado slices and garnish with fresh chili peppers.
Yum, this is a flavorful and delicious dish! A great way to jazz up breakfast. I had some leftover homemade guacamole that needed using up, so I added a scoop of that instead of the avocado. Thanks for sharing! PAC Fall '12