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Poached eggs with avocado, beetroot and spinach

This healthy breakfast is full of protein and good fats which will keep you full until lunchtime.

Serves 2

Prep Time 10 min

Cooking Time 5 min


  • ½ ripe medium avocado, peeled, stoned and sliced
  • 4 cooked baby beetroot, quartered
  • 50g baby spinach
  • 1tbsp extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2tbsp blanched and toasted hazelnuts, roughly chopped
  • Squeeze of lemon juice
  • 4 large eggs


  1. Gently toss the avocado in a bowl with the beetroot, spinach, olive oil, hazelnuts and lemon juice. Season with ground black pepper and set aside.
  2. To poach the eggs, heat a large pan of water until it bubbles gently. Crack an egg into a cup, then slide the egg into the water, lowering the cup as close to the water as possible. Using a dessertspoon, gently fold any stray strands of white around the yolk. Repeat with the remaining eggs. Cook each egg for 2–3 min, then remove with a slotted spoon and drain on kitchen paper.
  3. Divide the avocado mixture among 4 plates, then serve the eggs on top, sprinkled with ground black pepper.

Nutrition per serving

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437kcal 20.6g 36.8g 7.1g 4.9g 4.7g 0.6g 152mg 5.9g 4.2mg

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