How to make Fried Egg Manchego -

Bacon and fried eggs served with spiced capsicums.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Eggs (अंडे), Bacon (बेकन)

Cuisine : Spanish

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Fried Egg Manchego

Fried Egg Manchego Recipe Card


Hindi: anda
You should always stack your fridge with at least a dozen of them. Why? Handiest food to have around! Kids are hungry? Make some egg sandwiches. Guests come in, make an egg curry or egg biryani. You are hungry? Poach an egg and have it topped with stir fried veggies – perfect protein source for the body! Check the freshness – keep a raw egg in a bowl of water. Fresh eggs will stay at the bottom while stale eggs stand on end or float.

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Fried Egg Manchego Recipe

  • Eggs 4

  • Bacon 4 medium

  • Bacon rashers 12

  • Garlic cloves 7-8

  • Olive oil 4 teaspoons

  • Red capsicum cut into small cubes 1 large

  • Yellow capsicum cut into small cubes 1 large

  • Blanched tomatoes cut into small cubes 2 large

  • Salt to taste

  • Crushed black peppercorns ½ tsp + to taste

  • A few sprigs fresh parsley

  • A few fresh basil leaves

  • A fresh mint leaves


Step 1

Roughly chop an onion. Roughly chop bacon rashers.

Step 2

Heat a non-stick pan, add bacon and saute for 1 minute. Add onion and saute. Crush garlic cloves and add.

Step 3

Heat 1 tsp olive oil in another non-stick pan. Break an egg and to this pan and fry.

Step 4

Add red and yellow capsicums and tomato to the first pan.

Step 5

Remove the egg from the other pan and place it on a plate. Fry other eggs similarly.

Step 6

Add salt and crushed black peppercorns to the first pan. Roughly chop parsley, basil and mint leaves and add and mix well.

Step 7

Divide this mixture equally in serving plates. Place a fried egg on top in each plate, sprinkle little crushed peppercorns over the egg and serve hot.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.