Bell Pepper Egg Breakfast

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This recipe for the bell pepper egg breakfast was sponsored by Fresh From Florida as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central, however all opinions expressed are my own.

This is the Best Bell Pepper Egg Breakfast!

Bell Pepper Egg Breakfast Recipe made with bell peppers rounds cut simulating a flower, eggs and served with a salsa verde or red Mexican salsa. Paired with buttered toast.

Breakfast is one of the most important meals of the day. The meal you choose is what is going to set how the day will go. I like to opt for wholesome options that are not only satisfying but delicious.

Fresh From Florida Bell Peppers are now in season. They come in yellow, green, and bright orange colors.

We chose Florida bell peppers to make a fabulous bell pepper egg breakfast inspired in the classic Mexican ranchero eggs with a twist. Florida has a fantastic array of produce and fruits that enhance the meals I serve my family as I am using seasonal and fresh ingredients grown in my state.

The recipe ingredients are green Florida bell peppers and fresh farm eggs.

Supporting local farmers is a good idea as this helps the local economy as well as assures a good supply of fresh options we can bring to the table. Plus Florida farmers make it easy for us to eat fresh produce too.

Florida farmers do take pride in cultivating and taking care of the fields by practicing sustainability and delivering the best seasonal produce possible at the correct price and available when the fruits and veggies are at the peak of the season.

Showing the steps on how to make the bell pepper egg breakfast using a skillet

Currently, we can find at the local supermarkets and farmer markets Fresh From Florida bell peppers, squash, and sweet corn all now in season in Florida.

Celebrate springtime making this Bell Pepper Egg breakfast

If you live in Florida, look for this fresh produce and make a variety of different recipes, including my recipe for the bell pepper egg breakfast. You need Florida green bell peppers, local farm eggs, salsa verde, and salsa roja, petals of nasturtium, and a pinch salt with paprika and black pepper.

Ready to make this yummy breakfast recipe?

Bell Pepper Egg Breakfast Recipe made with bell peppers rounds cut simulating a flower, eggs and served with a salsa verde or red Mexican salsa. Paired with buttered toast.

Bell Pepper Egg Breakfast

Chef Adriana Martin
Inspired by the Mexican classic huevos rancheros breakfast but with a twist. On this recipe, we are using Florida bell peppers, fresh farm eggs, and homemade salsa verde and salsa roja. Garnishing with nasturtium petals, and a salt combined with black pepper and paprika. 
5 from 11 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Breakfast
Cuisine Mexican Cuisine
Servings 2 people
Calories 100 kcal

Equipment

  • Skillet
  • Knife
  • Cutting board

Ingredients
  

  • 1 Florida Bell Pepper green and cut in thick rounds
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cooking oil in spray or regular cooking oil
  • 1 tablespoon salsa verde
  • 1 tablespoon salsa roja
  • 1 pinch salt, paprika and black pepper to taste
  • 2 slices toasted bread optional
  • 1 edible nasturtium optional

Instructions
 

  • Cut the green bell peppers in thick rounds and remove the seeds. 
  • Spray some cooking oil to a skillet and add two cut bell pepper rounds. 
  • Crack two eggs on separate bowls and drop the eggs inside the bell pepper rounds. 
  • Add some water and cover to cook for a few minutes depending on how cooked you like your sunnyside up eggs. 
  • Serve with green or red salsa on the bottom and garnish with a fresh nasturtium. Add a pinch of paprika, salt, and black pepper to taste. 

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Nutrition

Serving: 0gCalories: 100kcalCarbohydrates: 0gProtein: 0gFat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0gMonounsaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 0mgPotassium: 0mgFiber: 0gSugar: 0gVitamin A: 0IUVitamin C: 0mgCalcium: 0mgIron: 0mg
Keyword bell peppers, eggs
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Pair the bell pepper egg breakfast with buttered toast

Follow the Fresh on social media to get the scoop on what is in season in the sunshine state. They have other resources and Fresh! recipe videos too. Get the scoop on the bell pepper recipes that Fresh From Florida recommends here.

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Jacqueline Debono

5 stars
I love the look of this breakfast! We also have very good produce here in Italy and I always try to buy from local farmers. Good for you and good for the local economy!

Amy

5 stars
Love this light and healthy breakfast!

Natalie

5 stars
Looks so delicious and perfect for weekend brunch!

Adrianne

5 stars
Yes, I love bell peppers!! We call them capsicums in Australia. These look great. Good work with the salsa verde that looks like it would be perfect for breakfast, I can’t wait to try it. Cheers!!

Alexandra

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I absolutely love this idea! So clever to use the bell pepper to frame the egg – I will definitely give this a try soon! I have friends coming over for breakfast next week and they will love it 🙂

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