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Spinach, Zucchini, and Roasted Bell Pepper Scramble
with bacon

Active: 30 min Total: 30 min

This scramble is packed with veggies and served with a side of bacon for a nutritious twist on breakfast-for-dinner.

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Ingredients

Servings:
4
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Spinach, Zucchini, and Roasted Bell Pepper Scramble:
  • Zucchini - 10 oz, cubed
  • Garlic - 4 cloves, chopped
  • Roasted bell peppers - 1/2 cup, chopped (from a jar of roasted red bell peppers)
  • Baby spinach - 5 oz, chopped
  • Eggs - 8
  • Bacon - 8 strips
  • Butter - 3 Tbsp

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Prep

  1. Zucchini / Garlic / Roasted bell peppers - Prep as directed. Store separately. (Can be done up to 5 days ahead)
  2. Spinach - Roughly chop spinach. (Can be done up to 2 days ahead)
  3. Eggs - Whisk eggs.

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Make

  1. Heat a large skillet over medium heat. Add bacon and cook bacon on both sides until crisp, 6 to 8 minutes total.
  2. While bacon cooks, heat a large nonstick pan over medium heat. Add butter. When butter melts, add zucchini with a pinch of salt and saute until zucchini is tender, 4 to 5 minutes.
  3. Add spinach and garlic. Saute until spinach begins to wilt, ~2 minutes
  4. Add eggs and cook, stirring frequently, until eggs are scrambled to your liking, 4 to 6 minutes. Fold in roasted bell peppers and season with some salt and pepper.
  5. Serve scrambled eggs with bacon on the side. Enjoy!

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Reviews

Ratings

Original (78)
Gluten-free (3)
Paleo (5)
Vegetarian (14)

51 reviews

Ours ended up more like soup than pasta in a sauce. I'd omit the broth next time, but otherwise we liked it.

By: Jenn
Posted: Mar 21, 2019
Diet: Original
0 Helpful

I liked how fast it came together, but I felt it was a little bland?? Maybe a little more seasoning in the sauce? I skipped the artichokes because they aren’t a family favorite.

By: Lindsey
Posted: Mar 21, 2019
Diet: Original
0 Helpful

Very good, everyone loved it. Sauteed mushrooms would have brought it over the top.

By: Sara
Posted: Mar 20, 2019
Diet: Original
0 Helpful

This was really good! I went a tad less on the broth because of reviews stating it was too watery, but I think it was unnecessary. I also just used marinated artichokes since I couldn't find frozen - worked out great!

By: Zoey
Posted: Mar 19, 2019
Diet: Original
0 Helpful

Delicious and easy! Didn't add zucchini because I forgot to buy it..

By: Tarin
Posted: Mar 19, 2019
Diet: Original
0 Helpful

Good and easy! Subbed white wine for stock.

By: Michelle
Posted: Mar 19, 2019
Diet: Original
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