Huevos Rancheros (Mexican Eggs)

Really great alternative to your regular weekend breakfast / brunch. Many of the same components (eggs, beans, tomatoes), but just cooked Mexican style:) 

Difficulty level: 1/5

Preparation time: 10 minutes

Cooking time: 20 minutes

Recipe serves: 2 people

INGREDIENTS

Olive oil (4tbsp), 1 onion (finely chopped), 2 tomatoes (finely chopped), 1 small chilli (finely chopped), 1 avocado, 1 lime, 1 can/carton black beans, 1 tsp chipotle chilli flakes, 4 eggs, 4 corn tortillas, 1 handful fresh coriander roughly chopped, 2 tsp guajillo chilli flakes. 

METHOD

Finely chop 1 onion, 1 deseeded green chilli and cook in pan on medium heat for 3-4 minutes. Add in chopped tomatoes and immediately turn down to the lowest heat an continue to stir occasionally. 

Pour 1 can/carton black beans into a separate pan, add in 1tbsp olive oil, 1 tsp chipotle chilli flakes and cook on a medium heat stirring occasionally to make sure beans do not stick to the bottom of pan. 

Add tortillas to a hot frying pan and cook on both sides for 2 mins until slightly crispy. Remove from pan and set to one side. 

Fry 4 eggs in pan on a medium heat until whites are well cooked but yoke remains soft. While eggs are cooking roughly chop 1 avocado, 1 handful fresh coriander. 

Place eggs on top of tortillas, with avocado, salsa and refried beans along side. Sprinkle coriander and guajillo chilli flakes and a squeeze of fresh lime all over.      

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