Fried eggs with tomatoes


Fried eggs with tomatoes
In this recipe, thick slices of tomato are cooked first, then the eggs are left to cook gently in the spaces between them.

Particularly delicious served simply with a trickle of balsamic vinegar.
51,2244.8/5 for 14 ratings
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Last modified on: November 27th 2013

For 4 people, you will need:

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PreparationCookingStart to finish
12 min.19 min.31 min.
Keeping: A few days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
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Stage 1 - 5 min.
Fried eggs with tomatoes : Photo of step #1
Cut out the stalk end of each tomato.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
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Then cut into slices about about 1cm (0.5 inch) thick. Salt and pepper on both sides. Set aside

Stage 3 - 1 min.
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Heat 4 tablespoons olive oil in a large non-stick frying pan or saucepan on medium heat.

Add the herbs and garlic and stir round gently.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
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Arrange the tomato slices in the pan on top of the herbs and leave to cook, but be sure not to let them burn.

Heat the plates.

Stage 5 - 5 min.
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Turn the tomato slices over and cook the same way on the other side.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
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After this, you should be able to pull off the tomato skin. Discard this, along with the herbs and garlic.

Stage 7 - 2 min.
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Push the tomatoes aside, leaving "holes" to take the eggs.

Stage 8 - 8 min.
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Pour the eggs between the tomatoes and leave to cook over low heat until the white is completely set. Salt and pepper the eggs lightly.

Now your fried eggs and tomatoes are ready, you just need to slide them carefully onto the plates, trickle a little balsamic vinegar over. Serve immediately.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,006 Kcal or 4,212 Kj34 gr35 gr81 gr
50 %13 %3 %12 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
94 Kcal or 394 Kj3 gr3 gr8 gr
5 %1 %<1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
251 Kcal or 1,051 Kj8 gr9 gr20 gr
13 %3 %1 %3 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Home made.

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