Even though breakfast is the most important meal of the day, the time crunch usually doesn’t allow many people to get creative with their recipes. But if you are tired of the same toast and butter for breakfast, it might be time to jazz up your morning with some healthy, spicy breakfast options.
Spice lovers around the world have inspired some amazing breakfast recipes, which you can adopt to start your morning, even if you have limited time to prepare for work. That said, if you are up for reinvigorating your usual dull breakfast routine, here are seven breakfast recipes for spicy lovers.
1 Breakfast Molletes
Molletes takes its roots in Spanish cuisine and is a type of bread that has many adaptations in different countries. In Mexico, this breakfast recipe is eaten as a half sandwich. It has a very interesting appearance in that it contains slices of toasted or fresh bread, slathered in fried beans, topped with fried eggs, and spicy salsa.
2 Chorizo Verde
This one is a combo of homemade turkey chorizo laced with poblano peppers, serrano chili, tomatoes and cilantro. This one isn’t exactly something you can start cooking from scratch on a work day, especially if you are not an early riser. However, you can totally swing the Chorizo Verde on the weekend, batch it, and enjoy it a couple of times in a week.
3 Turmeric scrambled eggs with veggies
If you’re interested in the health benefits of turmeric, this recipe is for you.
This recipe is not difficult to whip up if you already know how to make scrambled eggs. Just add turmeric powder to your scrambled eggs and enjoy with fried-till-golden potatoes. You’ll love the yellow color outcome, taste and also appreciate that you are eating something that can promote your health. You can also take turmeric tablets to further safeguard your intake.
4 Huevos Divorciados
This next recipe is another spicy way to serve yourself fried eggs. The “divorce” part of this spicy breakfast is because of the different salsa used in serving the eggs. One is served with tomato-jalapeno pepper salsa, while the other goes with Tomatillo-serrano chile salsa.
5 Revoltillo de Huevos
In less than five minutes, you can get this spicy, scrambled eggs recipe ready. There’s no excuse to have this one even on a busy Monday morning. It’s scrambled eggs loaded with bell peppers, tomatoes, and onion rings.
6 Hatch Chile Cornbread Strata
This one is a casserole made of corn bread, grilled corn, hatch chiles, and baked in egg custard pepitas. Put this together on a Sunday when you have enough time and have a leftover slice from Monday morning with a cup of coffee.
7 Breakfast Papas
Fry your potatoes until golden and top it with fried eggs, queso fresco, parsley, and Tabasco sauce. Trust us, this upgraded version of breakfast Papas will undoubtedly light up your taste buds and keep you satisfied till mid afternoon.
There you have it! Seven unique (and incredibly tasty) ways to mix up your breakfast.