Spanish Scrambled Eggs Recipe

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Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexHealthy
MethodMain Ingredient


 Bacon slices6 , cut into 1 inch strips
 Eggs6 , lightly beaten
 Pimientos2 Ounce, drained and chopped (1 Jar)
 Canned whole green chilies2 , rinsed, seeded and chopped
 Butter/Margarine2 Tablespoon
 Green onions1 Bunch (100 gm), trimmed and finely chopped (8 Whole)
 Tomato1 Large, peeled and chopped

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 770 Calories from Fat 529

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 60 g91.7%

Saturated Fat 26.5 g132.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1343.7 mg

Sodium 636.9 mg26.5%

Total Carbohydrates 18 g6%

Dietary Fiber 6.8 g27%

Sugars 10.8 g

Protein 45 g89.6%

Vitamin A 184.6% Vitamin C 194.7%

Calcium 24.9% Iron 49.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Cook the bacon in an 8-inch skillet over moderately high heat for 5 minutes, or until crisp. Using a slotted spoon, remove the bacon from the skillet and drain on paper toweling. Discard the drippings.
2. In a small bowl, combine the eggs, pimientos, and chiiies, and set aside.
3. Melt the butter in the skillet over moderate heat. Add the green onions and tomato, and cook, uncovered, for 3 minutes, or until the green onions are tender.
4. Add the egg mixture and continue to cook, stirring, for 3 to 4 minutes, or until the eggs are firm but still moist. Spoon onto a serving platter and crumble the bacon over the top.