Shakshuka | How to make Shakshuka

By Ramneek Bajwa  |  19th Oct 2016  |  
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About Shakshuka Recipe

Shakshuka is an authentic dish which is perfect to serve on all occasions. The Shakshuka is delicious and has an amazing aroma. Shakshuka by Ramneek Bajwa will help you to prepare the perfect Shakshuka in your kitchen at home. Shakshuka needs 10 minutes for the preparation and 30 minutes for cooking. In the BetterButter app, you will find the step by step process of cooking Shakshuka. This makes it easy to learn how to make the delicious Shakshuka. In case you have any questions on how to make the Shakshuka you can comment on the page below. The "What's cooking" feature on the BetterButter app can help you connect with our home chefs like Ramneek Bajwa. Shakshuka will surely satisfy the taste buds of your guests and you will get compliments from your guests.


Ingredients to make Shakshuka

  • 1/2 onion peeled and diced
  • 1 medium Yellow or green bell pepper, chopped
  • 4 large tomatoes , diced or 1 can of diced tomatoes
  • 2 tbsp tomato paste
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 4 clove garlic, minced
  • 5 eggs
  • 1 inch ginger , chopped
  • 1 tsp Cayenne pepper
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 6/7 olives( optional)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Pinch of sugar
  • Chopped cilantro ( coriander leaves)

How to make Shakshuka

  1. Heat a deep pan on medium flame. Slowly warm olive oil . Add chopped onions and saute for few minutes. Add ginger and garlic and continue to saute. Add bell peppers and saute for another 5 - 7 minutes until softened. Add tomatoes and tomato paste.
  2. Add spices and sugar, stir well and let it simmer for 5/7 minutes.
  3. Add salt/ pepper and some cayenne pepper.
  4. Make a small hole and crack the eggs one at a time directly over the tomato mixture, making sure to space them evenly over the sauce.
  5. Cover the pan with the lid and let it cook for 10 minutes or so.
  6. Garnish with olives and cilantro.
  7. Add feta cheese if you desire . Eat for breakfast , lunch or dinner . It can be used as a complete meal by itself or as a side dish .

Reviews for Shakshuka (1)

Ayushi Prakash3 years ago

my favourite!

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