Spice Up Your Morning With Cheesy Eggs Kejriwal

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This delicious breakfast packs the perfect amount of protein to give you a healthy start to the day! Originating in Mumbai, eggs Kejriwal has risen in popularity around the world. Learn how to make this nutritious meal in order to kickstart your morning right!


  • 2 slices white bread
  • 2 tablespoons butter, divided
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 cup grated sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1 serrano chile, finely chopped, plus a few slices for garnish
  • 1/4 cup rough-chopped cilantro, plus a few leaves for garnish
  • 1/2 red onion, thinly sliced
  • 2 eggs
  • Kosher salt as needed


Step 1: Spread 1 tablespoon of butter and Dijon mustard onto lightly toasted bread. Blend cheese, chile, cilantro, and onion in a bowl. Divide the mixture and place it onto the bread slices. Place the bread on a baking sheet.

Step 2: Set the broiler to high and place an oven rack 6 inches from the heat. Broil the bread for roughly 4 minutes – until golden brown.

Step 3: Melt 1 tablespoon of butter in a nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add the eggs and a sprinkle of salt. Cook for roughly 5 minutes – until the whites are firm and the yolks are runny. Place 1 egg, cilantro, and chiles on each piece of bread.

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Serve immediately, and enjoy!