Shakshuka

Shakshuka isRAELI the ultimate comfort food perfect for any meal of the day!

There are lots of variations on shakshuka recipes that are so delicious, so make sure to check them out! Green shakshuka is one of my favorites, and you can find many different recipes for them online.

Here’s how I made my more traditional version:

Shakshuka

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 1 medium chopped onion
  • 1 chopped bell pepper
  • 2 minced garlic cloves
  • Seasoning: cumin, paprika, red pepper flakes, oregano, salt and pepper
  • 3-4 chopped tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup of microwaved frozen chopped spinach*
  • 1 peeled and shredded carrot*
  • 3-4 tablespoons of tomato paste (optional)
  • 4 eggs
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh mint (optional to top)
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro (optional to top)
  • Bread to dip in shakshuka

Instructions

  1. Cook oil in a skillet on medium high heat
  2. Add chopped onion, bell pepper and minced garlic cloves and cook for around 10 minutes, or until onions are translucent. Add seasoning to taste
  3. Add 3-4 chopped tomatoes and cook until tomatoes are soft
  4. Add spinach, shredded carrots, and tomato paste and stir
  5. Put on low heat and create four divets in your pan for the eggs and crack one egg into each divet (4 total)
  6. Place a lid on the pan and cook until egg whites are firm.
  7. Top with fresh chopped mint and cilantro.
  8. Enjoy warm with bread of your choice.

Notes

*The carrot and spinach are optional additions not typically found in shakshuka, I just added them in mine for extra veggies!

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