Chilaquiles verdes with soft-scrambled eggs, avocado, and queso fresco

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Chilaquiles verdes with soft-scrambled eggs, avocado, and queso fresco

Easy Prep

Chilaquiles verdes with soft-scrambled eggs, avocado, and queso fresco

Gluten-Free Friendly, Soy-Free, Vegetarian, <600 Calories

2 Servings, 560 Calories/Serving

25–35 Minutes

Great for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, this Mexican-inspired stovetop casserole is one of our favorite ways to eat tortilla chips.

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1 bag serves 2 (2 bags serve 4)
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  • 1 white onion
  • 1 or 2 cloves peeled fresh garlic
  • 1 serrano (optional)
  • ½ teaspoon chili powder
  • 1¾ cups crushed tomatillos
  • 1 cup vegetable broth
  • ⅔ cup cooked pinto beans
  • 6 or 7 sprigs fresh cilantro
  • 1 avocado
  • 4 pasture-raised organic eggs
  • Tortilla chips
  • ¼ cup Greek yogurt
  • 2 ounces queso fresco

Nutrition per serving

Calories 560, Total Fat 35g (45% DV), Sat. Fat 7g (35% DV), Trans Fat 0g, Cholest. 165mg (55% DV), Sodium 730mg (32% DV), Total Carb. 51g (19% DV), Fiber 9g (32% DV), Total Sugars 8g (Incl. 0g Added Sugars, 0% DV), Protein 16g
Contains: Milk, Eggs

Sodium does not include pantry salt; for reference, ⅛; teaspoon kosher salt per serving averages 240mg (10% DV). Not a significant source of trans fat. Packed in a facility that handles all major food allergens* and gluten.

*Milk, Eggs, Fish, Crustacean Shellfish, Tree Nuts, Peanuts, Wheat, Soybeans, Sesame.


2-serving instructions (4-serving modifications in red)

Wash produce before use


Make the salsa verde

  • Peel the white onion and cut in half. Finely chop half; very thinly slice half for garnish.
  • Finely chop, press, or grate enough garlic to measure ½ teaspoon.
  • If using the serrano, remove the stem, ribs, and seeds; finely chop the serrano. Wash your hands after handling.
In a large frying pan over medium heat, warm 1 tablespoon oil until hot but not smoking. Add the chopped onion, season with salt and pepper, and cook, stirring occasionally, until starting to soften, 3 to 5 minutes. Stir in the garlic, chili powder, and as much serrano as you like and cook until fragrant, about 1 minute.
Add the tomatillos and vegetable broth. Bring to a boil, reduce to a simmer, and cook, stirring occasionally, until the sauce thickens, 5 to 6 minutes.
While the salsa verde simmers, prepare the remaining ingredients and cook the eggs.


Prep the remaining ingredients

  • Rinse the beans.
  • Coarsely chop the cilantro; divide into two equal portions, one for stirring into the chilaquiles and one for garnish.
  • Cut the avocado in half lengthwise. Remove the pit, scoop out the flesh, and cut the flesh into ¼-inch-thick slices.


Cook the eggs

  • Crack the eggs into a medium bowl and season with salt and pepper. Using a whisk or fork, lightly beat until just blended.
In a small frying pan over medium heat, warm 1 tablespoon butter or oil until hot but not smoking. Add the eggs and cook, stirring gently, until just set but still moist, 2 to 3 minutes.


Finish the chilaquiles

To the pan with the salsa verde, stir in the beans and cook until heated through, 1 to 2 minutes. Remove from the heat and season to taste with salt and pepper. Stir in the tortilla chips, scrambled eggs, and half the cilantro.


Transfer the chilaquiles to individual bowls. Garnish with the yogurt, avocado, a few onion slices, and the remaining cilantro. Crumble the queso fresco over the top and serve.
Kids Can!
  • Press the garlic (if you have a press).
  • Rinse the beans.
  • Scoop out the avocado.
  • Crumble the queso fresco.
  • Serve the meal.