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Egg-ceptional dishes: 5 easy and nutritious egg recipes to try at home

Eggs are easy to make, are absolutely lip-smacking and guess what are extremely healthy too! Here are 5 egg recipes for you to try.
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Healthy egg recipes you can eat from breakfast to dinner. Image courtesy: Adobe Stock
Manasvi Jain Published: 28 Jan 2023, 10:30 am IST
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Eggs are a staple in many kitchens around the world, and for good reason. Whether you’re looking for a quick breakfast option or a more elaborate dinner recipe, eggs can be used to create a healthy and delicious meal. So, whether you’re a busy professional, a student, or a stay-at-home parent, these recipes are perfect for anyone looking for a healthy and delicious meal option. Let’s take a look at 5 egg recipes that are delicious and nutritious.

Eggs are a versatile and nutritious food that can be incorporated into a variety of dishes. Eggs have many health benefits and are a great source of protein, vitamins, and minerals, making them a perfect ingredient for healthy meals.

Here are five healthy egg recipes that you can try:

1. Egg and spinach omelette

This dish is a great way to start the day with a boost of protein and iron. Spinach is a leafy green vegetable that is packed with vitamins and minerals, making it a perfect addition to an omelette.

Beat the eggs in a bowl with milk, salt, and pepper. Heat olive oil in a pan over medium heat. Add the spinach to the pan and sauté for a minute. Pour the beaten eggs over the spinach and cook for about 2 minutes. Use a spatula to fold the omelette in half and cook for another minute. Serve hot and enjoy!

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Eating a spinach omelette for breakfast may be a good idea! Image Courtesy: Shutterstock

2. Scrambled egg and tomato breakfast tacos

This dish is a delicious and easy way to make breakfast with healthy ingredients. Tomatoes are packed with vitamin C and K, and potassium. These make a perfect addition to scrambled eggs.

Heat olive oil in a pan over medium heat. Beat eggs and add them to the pan. Add diced tomatoes, salt and pepper, and stir occasionally until eggs are set. Warm the tortillas in a separate pan. Serve eggs in tortillas and enjoy!

3. Egg fried rice

This dish is a classic and easy to make, a perfect way to use leftover rice, and it’s a great source of protein and carbs.

Heat a pan over medium-high heat and add sesame oil. Add diced vegetables and garlic, stir-fry for 2-3 minutes until vegetables are tender. Add rice to the pan and stir-fry for 2 minutes. Make a well in the center of the pan and crack the eggs into it. Scramble the eggs and mix it with the rice and vegetables. Add soy sauce, salt, and pepper to taste. Serve hot and enjoy!

4. Egg salad sandwich

This dish is a classic and easy to make, it’s a great source of protein and it’s perfect for lunch or a light dinner. Egg salad sandwich is a classic and easy recipe.

To make the egg salad, in a large mixing bowl, combine the chopped boiled eggs, mayonnaise, dijon mustard, parsley, and chives. Mix well. Season the egg salad with salt and pepper to taste. Spread the egg salad mixture onto slices of your preferred bread. Add any additional toppings you like such as lettuce, tomato or cheese. Serve immediately or cover and refrigerate until ready to serve. Enjoy your egg salad sandwich!

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Egg salad sandwich is going to be your new favourite! Image: Shutterstock

5. Egg and avocado toast

This is a delicious and healthy breakfast option that is easy to make. To start, toast a slice of bread to your desired level of crispiness.

While the bread is toasting, mash half an avocado in a small bowl and spread it on the toast. Next, heat a small amount of oil in a pan over medium-high heat and crack an egg into the pan. Cook the egg to your desired level of doneness, whether that be sunny side up, over easy, or over medium. Once the egg is cooked, place it on top of the avocado-covered toast. Finally, season with salt and pepper to taste and enjoy!

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Start your day on a yummy note with egg avocado toast. Image for representational purposes

These recipes are perfect for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and can be easily customised to suit your taste preferences. Whether you are looking for a quick and easy meal or a more elaborate dish, these egg recipes are sure to please!

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About the Author

Manasvi Jain is a professional writer with a keen interest in spreading awareness about various health and wellness issues through her articles. She writes well researched articles by connecting with various doctors and health experts. ...Read More

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