Easy Dinner Recipe: Poached Eggs Piperade

Eggs aren&t just for breakfast! Turn them into a star dinner ingredient in this easy meatless meal.
By Marge Perry
Oct 29, 2013

Serves 4 | Total time: 30 min


  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 8-oz bags frozen chopped onion and green pepper
  • 1 14.5-oz can diced tomatoes
  • ¼ cup pitted kalamata olives, coarsely chopped
  • ½ tsp thyme
  • 4 large eggs
1. Heat the oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium. Add the garlic and frozen onion-pepper mixture and cook 10 minutes, until softened. Add tomatoes, olives, and thyme, and simmer 4 minutes, until mixture is fairly thick.
2. Use a large spoon to form a 2"-wide indentation in the mixture, and crack an egg into it; repeat, using all the eggs. Cover the skillet and cook until the whites are fully set, about 12 to 15 minutes.


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