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Monday, February 18, 2013

Mexican Style Scrambled Eggs


These scrambled eggs with chopped tomato, onion and green chilli are known as ‘a la mexicana’ because the colours of these last three ingredients echo the colours of the Mexican flag. This is a typical breakfast dish and combines naturally with soft corn tortillas, beans and any Mexican salsa. Recipe source - "Fresh Mexican” by Monica Medina-Mora and Angeles Ayala.




Ingredients
  • Eggs – 8
  • Onion – 1/2 of a medium size onion
  • Plum tomatoes – 3
  • Green Chilli – 2
  • Vegetable oil – 1 and 1/2 tbsp
  • Salt to taste
Method

Beat the eggs and keep aside.

Chop the onion finely.  Deseed the tomatoes and chop finely.  Deseed and chop green chillies for a milder taste.

Heat the oil in a frying pan and sauté the onion until soft.

Pour in the beaten eggs, chopped tomatoes, and salt.  Stir the egg mixture until set to your taste.

Remove from heat and serve immediately.
Linking this to Julie's Flavors of Cuisines hosted by Love to Experiment.
and  
Cook Like a Celebrity Chef event by Food Corner
 and Caroles's Food on Friday

9 comments:

Raksha said...

this looks awesome..
Yummy..

-Raksha
Raksha's Kitchen

Julie said...

wow..perfect scrambled eggs,yumm:)

Julie said...

Thanx dear for linking it up to the event!

Maha Gadde said...

very innovative recipe dear..

Love to Experiment said...

Love the mex touch to scrambled eggs. And thanks for linking it to the event...

Akila said...

Wow just love it
Event: Dish name starts with Q till Feb 28th

nisha s said...

Anything with egg is always my favourite..Love this delicacy jeya :)

Carole said...

Hi there. The current Food on Friday on Carole's Chatter is collecting links to posts about Mexican dishes and flavours. I do hope you link this one in. This is the link . Please do pop back to check out some of the other links – there are a lot of good ones already. Have a great week.

Carole said...

Jeya, thank you for linking this in to Food on Friday. We have got a super collection of Mexican dishes. I hope you have stopped by some of the other links to check them out!

Ps I have just signed up to follow your blog. A follow back to Carole's Chatter would be wonderful – or have you already followed? Cheers

Ps If you would like email reminders of future Food on Fridays, just pop by and comment and include your email - I won't publish it - and the reminder will be by bcc so it will remain private

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