Shakshouka (poached egg recipe)


  • 4 slicessBacon, diced
  • 2 ½ TablespoonExtra Virgin Olive Oil
  • eggs
  • 1 wholeRed Bell Pepper, medium, sliced into thin strips
  • ½ wholeRed Onion, chopped
  • 1 wholeGarlic, minced
  • 15 ouncesDiced Tomatoes
  •  tspChili Powder, PLUS 2 teaspoons Moroccan spice mix
  • 1 TablespoonParsley, roughly chopped
  • ½ tspSea Salt
  • 1 pinchBlack Pepper


  1. Add ½ tablespoon olive oil to a fry pan on medium high heat
  2. Add bacon and cook until browned and crispy.
  3. Set aside on a plate covered with paper towel to drain the fat.
  4. Heat another fry pan (large) on medium heat
  5. Add the remaining 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  6. Saute the onion, garlic and capsicum with a sprinkle of sea salt for 3-4 minutes or until the onion and capsicum start to soften.
  7. Add the bacon, tomatoes, Moroccan spices and chilli flakes
  8. Stir and cover with a lid and cook on low heat for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  9. Make four wells in the mixture with a spoon and crack an egg into each well
  10. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  11. Cover again and cook on low heat until the egg whites are cooked
  12. To serve, sprinkle with some fresh parsley and dukkah
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