Shakshuka Stuffed Avocado

Here's a simple-to-make and novel breakfast idea that combines the Middle Eastern shakshuka with delicious avocados, plus the panko breadcrumbs add tons of texture to this dish
Shakshuka Stuffed Avocado
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Shakshuka Stuffed Avocado
September 10, 2019
Preparation Time 10 minutes
Cooking Time 15 minutes
Serves 4
PHOTO BY Katelyn Allegra
RECIPE BY Katelyn Allegra
FOOD STYLING BY Katelyn Allegra & Cassandra Upton


2 large spinneysFOOD Organic Avocados, halved
1x 400g tin spinneysFOOD Chopped Tomatoes
1 garlic clove, finely grated
½ tsp chilli flakes
A pinch of spinneysFOOD Fine Cumin
spinneysFOOD Sea Salt
Cracked spinneysFOOD Whole Black Pepper, to taste
4 large eggs
100g panko breadcrumbs, toasted


  • 1

    Preheat the oven to 220°C, gas mark 7.

  • 2

    In a large baking dish, place the avocados skin-side down.

  • 3

    In a medium-sized pot placed over a high heat, combine the tinned tomatoes, garlic, chilli flakes, cumin and seasoning and cook for 10-15 minutes.

  • 4

    Crack the eggs and separate the whites into a medium bowl. Place an egg yolk in each avocado half. Spoon some egg white over to fill the cavity.

  • 5

    Season well with salt and pepper and cover with foil.

  • 6

    Place in the oven for 15-20 minutes or until the egg is cooked to your liking.

  • 7

    Remove from the oven and serve with the tomato sauce and panko breadcrumbs.

  • 8

    Drizzle with some olive oil and season well.


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