Light Breakfast

Aloo Paratha – Potato Stuffed Paratha

Aloo Paratha Potato Stuffed Paratha

Parathas are a bread dish originating from the Indian subcontinent; one of the most popular breakfast dishes throughout western, central and northern regions of India as well as in Pakistan. This recipe uses the most popular filling – Potatoes. Aloo Parathas are perfect for a weekend breakfast or brunch.

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Broad Bean and Bacon Frittata

Broad Bean and Bacon Frittata

Try this omelette that packs a powerful protein punch and makes for an ideal lunch or perfect light supper eaten cold in slices, or cut into squares.

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Crumbed Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes

These wonderful Southern-fried green tomatoes make a great side dish for summer. Flour, egg, and breadcrumbs turn into a coating that sticks steadfastly to green tomato slices and becomes perfectly crisp and light when fried. It’s hard to improve upon a tomato slice fried this way, but you might like to melt a slice of mozzarella cheese on top of each tomato round.

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Crumpets

Old-Fashioned-Home-Made-English-Crumpets

Crumpets are a delicious breakfast addition and are also an easy snack meal. In comparison to bread, crumpets have a more substantial texture and are delicious when the air holes fill up with melting butter, margarine or other topping.

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Egg Hopper – Biththara Appam

Egg-Hopper-Biththara-Appam

Sri Lankan egg hoppers should be cooked so the egg yolk is still runny – you want it to be oozy and delicious.

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Filipino Torta – Filipino Omelette

Filipino Torta Filipino Omelette

Generally served for breakfast, countless fillings such as onions, garlic, tomatoes, corned beef, potatoes, capsicums, and raisins are used.

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Hojaldras Panameñas

Hojaldras Panameñas - Panamanian Doughnuts or Fried Bread

Hojaldras Panameñas are traditional Panamanian breakfast cuisine and are basically the Panamanian equivalent of fried dough. Hojaldre are delicious with anything from a fried egg to cheese slices on top.

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How To Poach An Egg

How Do You Poach An Egg

How Do You Poach An Egg – Here is our Basic Poached Eggs Recipe – The most important aspect of making the perfect poached egg, is of course… the egg!

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Huevos Divorciados – Divorced Eggs

Huevos Divorciados - Mexican Divorced Eggs

Huevos divorciados, or “divorced eggs,” is a Mexican breakfast featuring two fried eggs separated by a column of chilaquiles (although sometimes, refried beans with tortilla chips are substituted) or served on a crisp fried tortilla. Typically, one egg is covered in salsa roja or salsa asada, while the other is covered in salsa verde, giving them distinct and complementary flavours.

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Menemen – Turkish Scrambled Eggs with Tomato and Peppers

Menemen

Menemen is a Turkish dish which includes egg, onion, tomato, green capsicums, and spices such as ground black pepper, ground red pepper, salt, oregano, and mint. Black or green olives can also be included as ingredients. Turkish meat products such as sucuk (a spicy sausage) or pastırma (thinly sliced dried cured beef) can be added, although this strays from the traditional recipe.

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Plain Hoppers – Vella Appam

Appam

The most popular breakfast dishes in Sri Lanka are the hoppers (appa). These wafer thin, cup-shaped pancakes are made from a fermented batter of rice flour, coconut milk and a dash of palm toddy. A hopper, crisp on the outside, yet soft and spongy in the centre, is best eaten with curries and sambals while still streaming hot.

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Tasty Scrambled Eggs

We think these are the best scrambled eggs we’ve ever tasted!

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