shakshuka Eggs Recipe @pinch

Full of chunks of fresh vegetables and full of flavor, Lori's shakshuka is an impressive breakfast. It can also be a dinner. If you're not familiar with this North African breakfast recipe, it's made with simple ingredients like tomatoes, peppers, onions, and seasonings. Poaching eggs in the flavorful sauce elevates a poached egg. Serve with a piece of warm pita bread to soak up all the yumminess. This is a super easy version that goes together really quickly but has big taste!

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Recipe Cuisine: Moroccan Recipe Category: Eggs Yield: 6 Servings
Ingredients :
  • 3 tablespoon(s) olive oil
  • extra virgin
  • 1 medium onion
  • chopped
  • 1 green bell pepper
  • chopped
  • 1 yellow bell pepper
  • chopped
  • 4 clove(s) garlic
  • minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon(s) sweet paprika
  • 1 teaspoon(s) ground coriander
  • 1/8 teaspoon(s) crushed red pepper flakes
  • to taste
  • 6 cup(s) tomatoes
  • chopped (about 4 large)
  • 1/2 cup(s) tomato sauce
  • 6 large eggs
  • 1/4 cup(s) flat-leaf parsley
  • chopped
  • 1/4 cup(s) fresh mint
  • chopped
Intructions :
  • Heat oil in a 12 inch cast iron skillet. Add the first 8 ingredients (onion through red pepper). Season with salt and pepper. Saute until the veggies have softened somewhat
  • about 3-4 minutes.
  • Add the chopped tomatoes and tomato sauce. Stir to combine. Let it come to a boil. Reduce heat to a simmer.
  • Cover and let cook for about 15 minutes. Remove the lid and allow some of the liquid to cook off. The sauce will thicken a little bit. Adjust seasoning.
  • Make 6 little wells in the sauce
  • spacing them out evenly. Crack an egg into each well.
  • Cover the pan and cook
  • at a simmer
  • until the whites have set but the yolks are still runny.
  • Meanwhile
  • combine the parsley and mint in a small bowl.
  • When ready to serve
  • spoon each individual serving into a shallow bowl. Sprinkle the fresh herb mixture over the top. Serve with warm pita or crusty baguette slices.

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