Famous Chorizo and Eggs

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Are you tired of the same old breakfast options? It’s time to spice things up! Introducing the irresistible combination of chorizo and eggs – a dish that’ll leave you craving more every morning.

An Unexpected Morning Delight: How I Discovered Chorizo and Eggs

During a weekend getaway with friends, I was introduced to the heavenly duo of chorizo and eggs. The rich, smoky flavor of the chorizo perfectly complemented the soft, fluffy eggs, and I knew I had to recreate this delicious dish at home. Ever since, this recipe has been a staple in my breakfast rotation, and I can’t wait for you to experience the magic too!

Why Chorizo and Eggs Will Change Your Breakfast Game Forever

  1. This dish is incredibly flavorful, thanks to the smoky and spicy chorizo.
  2. It’s a versatile recipe that can be customized with your favorite veggies and spices.
  3. Chorizo and eggs are a protein-packed breakfast that’ll keep you full and satisfied.
  4. The recipe is quick and easy, making it perfect for busy mornings or leisurely weekend brunches.

Top Recipe Tips for the Ultimate Chorizo and Eggs Breakfast

  • Opt for high-quality, fresh chorizo for the best flavor and texture.
  • Remove the chorizo from its casing for easier cooking and more even distribution.
  • Cook the chorizo first, then add the eggs to the same pan to absorb the flavorful oils.
  • Add some diced bell peppers and onions for a pop of color and extra nutrients.

FAQ: All Your Chorizo and Eggs Questions Answered

Q: Can I use other types of sausage instead of chorizo? A: Yes, feel free to swap the chorizo for your favorite sausage, but note that the flavor profile may change.

Q: What’s the best way to store leftovers? A: Store any leftovers in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 days.

Q: Can I make this recipe ahead of time? A: Chorizo and eggs are best enjoyed fresh, but you can cook the chorizo ahead of time and reheat it with the eggs when you’re ready to serve.

In conclusion, chorizo and eggs are the breakfast game-changer you’ve been waiting for. With their incredible flavors, easy-to-follow recipe, and satisfying protein boost, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without this amazing dish.

So, go ahead and give this recipe a try – you won’t be disappointed!

Famous Chorizo and Eggs

Course: BreakfastCuisine: Spanish


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  • 4-6 oz. chorizo sausage (chopped)

  • 4-6 large eggs

  • 1/4 cup chopped onion

  • Salt and pepper, to taste

  • 1-2 tbsp. oil or butter (for cooking)

  • 1-2 bell peppers, seeded and diced (optional)

  • 1-2 bell peppers, seeded and diced (optional)

  • 1/2 cup shredded cheese (optional)


  • Heat a skillet over medium flame and add oil or butter. Then add chopped chorizo sausages and chopped onions. Cook until onions soften and release some of their oil, stirring occasionally.
  • Add diced bell peppers (optional) to the skillet and cook for two to three minutes. Add salt and pepper to taste.
  • Crack the eggs into a skillet and scramble them with the chorizo mixture until fully cooked.
  • Add shredded cheese and sprinkle some chopped cilantro (optional) to enhance the taste.
  • Serve hot with tortillas or make chorizo wraps and chorizo eggs burritos.


  • Use lean chorizo to eliminate the issue of excess fat, or first cook the chorizo to drain the excess fat and remove the chorizo meat in a separate plate. At the same time, cook the onions in the remaining fat.
Jamie Anderson
Jamie Anderson
Hey there! I'm Jamie Anderson. Born and raised in the heart of New York City, I've always had this crazy love for food and the stories behind it. I like to share everything from those "Aha!" cooking moments to deeper dives into what's really happening in the food world. Whether you're here for a trip down culinary memory lane, some kitchen hacks, or just curious about your favorite eateries, I hope you find something delightful!

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