Moroccan Eggs


Nothing beats a healthy breakfast on a Saturday after a long jog. Chickpeas cooked in tomatoes, coriander and Moroccan spices with poached egg served with almond bread.


2 tbsp. olive oil
1 capsicum
1 onion roughly chopped
1 1/2 tbsp. cumin
1 tsp. coriander
1 tsp. paprika
1 tsp. chilli flakes (optional)
2 crushed garlics
100g canned tomatoes
2 eggs
400g canned chick peas
Coriander leaves to garnish
Salt and pepper

Heat olive oil on a pan. Add onions, cook until it’s soft.
Cook Capsicum for minutes. Add garlic and spices and cook for a minute or until fragrant.
Add tomatoes and cook for a few minutes. Add chickpeas and stir. Simmer for 5 minutes.
Make a well in the middle and add eggs. Cover with a lid for 7-10 minutes or to your liking.
Sprinkle coriander

You can use fresh coriander instead of ground coriander.
You can use 1/2 a chilli or jalapeno instead of chilli flakes.
You can add more tomatoes.
You can add two extra eggs in the mixture.
Enjoy with almond bread or your favourite bread

Try these Moroccan dishes

Moroccan Cauliflower Rice and Lamb Curry

Lamb Tagine with Rice