Huevos Rancheros

4 from 3 votes

All the authentic Mexican flavors you love without compromising nutrition.

This recipe takes a traditional cultural dish to a whole new level! Popular in Mexico, Huevos Rancheros is a breakfast meal comprised of eggs, salsa, and corn tortillas. This dish ditches tortillas, slashing a bunch of calories and carbs from the dish. If you like a breakfast that offers a bunch of different tastes and textures, then this one’s for you!

Wholesome superfoods like avocado, cilantro, eggs, and black beans team up with crumbled queso fresco and clean eating salsa. This medley of bold, mouthwatering flavors tastes incredible. Packed with fresh veggies and satisfying protein, our recipe channels all the authentic Mexican flavors you love without compromising its nutritional profile.

4 from 3 votes

Huevos Rancheros

This adapted version of a favorite Mexican breakfast dish is healthy and absolutely delicious.
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Yield 4 people
Serving Size 0.25 of recipe
Course Breakfast
Cuisine Mexican
Author SkinnyMs.


  • 15 ounces black beans can, drained
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher or sea salt divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil divided
  • 4 eggs large
  • 1 avocado peeled, pitted, and chopped into large pieces
  • 1 tomato chopped
  • 1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 1/2 cup cilantro chopped


  • In a skillet, add black beans, cumin, 1/4 teaspoon salt, 1/4 teaspoon pepper, and 1/2 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil. Cook over medium heat for about 5 minutes.
  • Create 4 spaces between beans. Add remaining 1/2 olive oil to each space. Crack an egg into each space, lower heat, and allow to cook for about 5 minutes, or until egg whites are set and yolks are desired level of doneness. Remove from heat and sprinkle eggs with remaining salt and pepper.
  • Add cheese crumbles, avocado pieces, tomatoes, and sprinkle with chopped cilantro. Serve with salsa, if desired.

Nutrition Information

Serving: 0.25of recipe | Calories: 376kcal | Carbohydrates: 30g | Protein: 18g | Fat: 22g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 197mg | Sodium: 1091mg | Fiber: 14g | Sugar: 5g |
SmartPoints (Freestyle): 12
Keywords Gluten-Free, Quick and Easy, Vegetarian

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