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Roasted Sweet Potato Egg Bake

A layered skillet bake with red peppers, roasted sweet potatoes and eggs. A satisfying and flavorful slow carb meal.
Prep Time55 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time1 hr 15 mins
Course: Breakfast, Main Course, Slow Carb, THM-E, THM-XO
Cuisine: Mediterranean
Keyword: Bake, Eggs, Red Pepper, Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Skillet meal, Slow Carb, Sweet Potato, THM-E, THM-XO
Servings: 4
Calories: 255kcal

Ingredients

  • 1/2 lb Roasted Sweet Potatoes
  • 2 tsp Avocado oil
  • 1-1/2 cup Red peppers thin sliced
  • 6-8 Eggs*
  • 1 tsp Cumin
  • 2 tsp Smoked paprika
  • 1/2 tsp Garlic powder
  • Salt to taste

Instructions

Prepare the Roasted Sweet Potatoes

  • Prepare your roasted sweet potatoes according to this recipe
    This recipe calls for half of the Roasted sweet potato recipe.
  • When the potatoes are finished you can leave the oven on at 425°F.

Skillet preparation

  • In an oven-safe skillet (we used a 10.25" cast iron), heat the avocado oil on medium.
  • Add sliced red bell peppers to the skillet and saute until they begin to carmelize. 
  • Add cumin, smoked paprika, and garlic powder to the sauteed peppers. Saute until fragrant then remove from heat. 
  • Layer your roasted sweet potatoes over the spiced pepper mixture. 
  • Break 6-8 eggs over the sweet potatoes.

Bake

  • Bake skillet for 15-20 minutes at 425°F until eggs are cooked through. You can monitor the eggs to make sure they do not overcook. 

Notes

Note: The recipe instructions do not include roasting the sweet potatoes. The recipe can be found here
*If you're a Trim Healthy Mama and you want this to be an E meal, you can use egg whites instead of the whole egg. 
Optional: add herbs such as oregano, parsley, or thyme to garnish the egg bake.