Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay
Episode: Breakfast
Total:
1 hr 5 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
None

Ingredients

Roasted Tomatillo Sauce:
  • 8 tomatillos, washed and halved
  • 1 large red onion, peeled and quartered
  • 4 cloves garlic, coarsely chopped
  • 3 tablespoons canola oil, plus 3/4 cup
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 teaspoons chipotle puree
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1 cup spinach leaves, blanched
  • 3 tablespoons honey
Fried Blue Corn Tortillas:
  • 2 cups canola oil
  • 12 (6-inch) blue corn tortillas
  • Salt
Soft scrambled eggs:
  • 1 stick unsalted butter
  • 12 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • Salt and pepper
For assembly:
  • Sour cream
  • 1 cup grated white Cheddar
  • 2 tablespoons chopped cilantro leaves

Directions

Roasted Tomatillo Sauce:

Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Rub oil on tomatillos, onion and garlic with 3 tablespoons of oil and season with salt and pepper. Place in a roasting pan and roast until soft and golden brown about 20 to 25 minutes.

Place tomatillos, onions, garlic, chipotle, lime juice and spinach in a food processor and blend until smooth. With the motor running, slowly add the 3/4 cup olive oil and season with honey and salt and pepper. Keep warm in a bain marie.

Fried Blue Corn Tortillas:

Heat canola oil in a medium saucepan to 365 degrees F. Fry tortillas, 1 at a time, until crispy. Remove to a plate lined with paper towels and season lightly with salt.

Soft scrambled eggs:

Heat the butter over low heat in a large skillet. Add the eggs, season with salt and pepper, to taste, and cook slowly until soft curds form.

Assembly:

Place a teaspoon of sour cream in 4 large shallow bowls to secure the tortillas. Place a fried tortilla on top of each dab of sour cream. Place some of the eggs and Cheddar on each tortilla and top with another tortilla, repeat and top with another tortilla. Top the tortilla with the remaining eggs and cheese and ladle the warm tomatillo sauce over. Garnish with chopped cilantro.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Scrambled Eggs Unscrambled

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Scrambled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Michael Symon

Cheesy Scrambled Eggs

Scrambled Eggs with Chorizo

Recipe courtesy of Aida Mollenkamp

Indian Scrambled Eggs

Pepperoni and Cheese Scrambled Eggs

Cooking Tips

How to Poach Eggs Perfectly

Watch videos from Cooking Channel shows and chefs. Learn to prepare feature recipes and relive your favorite moments

On TV

Tia Mowry at Home

7:30am | 6:30c

Tia Mowry at Home

8:30am | 7:30c

Tia Mowry at Home

9:30am | 8:30c

Good Eats

10am | 9c

Good Eats

10:30am | 9:30c

Good Eats

11am | 10c

Good Eats

11:30am | 10:30c

Man Fire Food

12pm | 11c

Man Fire Food

12:30pm | 11:30c

Man Fire Food

1pm | 12c

Man Fire Food

1:30pm | 12:30c

Emeril's Florida

2:30pm | 1:30c

Cheap Eats

3pm | 2c

Cheap Eats

3:30pm | 2:30c

Cheap Eats

4pm | 3c

Cheap Eats

4:30pm | 3:30c

Carnival Eats

5:30pm | 4:30c

Carnival Eats

6:30pm | 5:30c

Carnival Eats

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Carnival Eats

8pm | 7c

Carnival Eats

8:30pm | 7:30c

Carnival Eats

9:30pm | 8:30c

Carnival Eats

10pm | 9c

Carnival Eats

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Carnival Eats

12am | 11c

Carnival Eats

12:30am | 11:30c

Carnival Eats

1am | 12c

Carnival Eats

1:30am | 12:30c

Carnival Eats

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here