Egg-In-A-Hole Avocado Toast

Egg-In-A-Hole Avocado Toast – Slathering warm egg-in-a-hole toast with a creamy chive and lime-scented avocado spread is beyond DELICIOUS!! It’s an EASY recipe that’s ready in 15 minutes and is perfect ANYTIME!!

Egg-In-A-Hole Avocado Toast - Slathering warm egg-in-a-hole toast with a creamy chive and lime-scented avocado spread is beyond DELICIOUS!! It's an EASY recipe that's ready in 15 minutes and is perfect ANYTIME!!

Egg-in-a-hole is one of the oldest ways to prepare eggs and toast. I think mothers everywhere have made it at least once. Or 726 times. But it’s fun, never goes out of style, and the extra bread round is always a highly coveted item.

And in case you missed it, avocado toast seems to be one of the trendiest ways to eat toast.

Since I love avocados, you don’t have to twist my arm to eat them in any way, shape, or form but they’re especially good on avocado toast. The warm toast softens the avocado and makes them even creamier.

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Egg-In-A-Hole Avocado Toast - Slathering warm egg-in-a-hole toast with a creamy chive and lime-scented avocado spread is beyond DELICIOUS!! It's an EASY recipe that's ready in 15 minutes and is perfect ANYTIME!!

For my birthday dinner this year I went out to a swanky restaurant downtown San Diego and ordered two orders of (very overpriced) avocado toast and fought over every last bite with my family. The birthday girl won but I digress.

For this easy recipe that’s ready in 15 minutes I married what’s old and what’s new and this creation is the most delicious and satisfying breakfast, lunch, snack, or brinner. A soft runny egg yolk with bread that’s lightly buttered and golden browned before smearing it with lime and chive-scented avocado. So scrumptious and I have literally made it every day for the past week because my daughter begs for it daily.

Egg-In-A-Hole Avocado Toast - Slathering warm egg-in-a-hole toast with a creamy chive and lime-scented avocado spread is beyond DELICIOUS!! It's an EASY recipe that's ready in 15 minutes and is perfect ANYTIME!!

For the ingredients I went to my local San Diego Albertsons store and before I went to the store I downloaded the newly launched just for U. It’s an easy-to-use mobile savings tool and I love that there are no coupons to clip.

I was able to save money on eggs and bread as well as other things that I buy all the time from Cheerios and canned tomatoes to broccoli and zucchini.

just for U provides customized deals on groceries and offers are based on purchase history so you can save more on what you actually buy and use.

And the app shows you what’s on sale that week like this bread.

I noticed that there were coupons for me based on things I buy repeatedly as well as one-time purchases. Make sure to check out the app before every shopping trip and you’ll get new savings each week.

You can find over $300 in weekly savings on groceries through digital coupons and personalized offers on top of great in-store prices and deals. That’s music to my ears.

For iOS users, click here to download just for U, Android users click here, and for desktop users click here.

Egg-In-A-Hole Avocado Toast - Slathering warm egg-in-a-hole toast with a creamy chive and lime-scented avocado spread is beyond DELICIOUS!! It's an EASY recipe that's ready in 15 minutes and is perfect ANYTIME!!

Egg-In-A-Hole Avocado Toast

For this easy recipe that’s ready in 15 minutes I married what’s old and what’s new and this creation is the most delicious and satisfying breakfast, lunch, snack, or brinner. A soft runny egg with bread that’s lightly buttered and golden browned before smearing it with lime and chive-scented avocado. So scrumptious.

Ingredients:

  • 1 medium ripe avocado, peeled and seeded
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice, or to taste
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons fresh chives, finely minced
  • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt, or to taste
  • 3/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 2 slices artisan-style bread (thicker bread works best and is sometimes called ‘Texas toast’ or ‘French toast’ toast)
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 2 large eggs
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste

Directions:

  1. To a medium bowl, add the avocado, lime juice, chives, kosher salt, freshly ground black pepper, coarsely mash the avocado with a fork and toss with a fork to combine (I prefer to keep mine on the chunkier side); set aside.
  2. Cut a 2.5 to 3-inch circle from the center of each bread slice with a cookie cutter or glass.
  3. To a large non-stick skillet, add the butter, and heat over medium-low heat to melt.
  4. Add the bread, bread rounds, and cook until golden brown on the first side, about 1 to 2 minutes.
  5. Flip everything, crack one egg into the hole of each piece of bread, and season eggs with salt and pepper. Cover pan and cook until eggs are as set as desired, about 3 to 6 minutes. The bread rounds will cook faster than the eggs (in about 1 to 2 minutes); remove them from the skillet as soon as they’re golden browned and place on a plate. Remove egg-in-a-holes and place on the plate.
  6. Evenly spread the avocado mixture over the bread and bread rounds and serve immediately. Recipe is best warm and fresh.
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13 comments on “Egg-In-A-Hole Avocado Toast”

  1. Jon would absolutely love this! He makes eggs once or twice a week for breakfast and has said he’d like a little something else to change things up. I think this would do it!!

    • If he’s an egg person, this is a great way to mix it up. And ever since I made this recipe, I have literally been making avocado toast daily (my daughter demands it and I’m not complaining)!

  2. OMG, I need this!! I love that you’ve updated a classic, avocado makes everything better. (I also love the idea of coupons on an app, I’m literally never without my phone).

  3. Yum! We love egg in a hole in our house, but I’ve never done it with avocado before! It looks delicious!

    Paige
    http://thehappyflammily.com

  4. I love avocado on toast….I love avocado with eggs….I love toast with eggs….This is a perfect combination!

  5. OMG I love avocado toast. Make mine scrambled and I’m IN!

  6. Avocado toast is one of my favorite breakfasts. I’ll definitely be making this soon! Thanks Averie for the recipe!

  7. I know what I’m having for breakfast tomorrow – the avocado toast! I’d have the eggs a little better cooked, as I don’t like eating raw yolks. Hope it’ll still be delicious

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