Saturday Brunch Sorted: Mexican Ham and Eggs

Posted on 13th Sep 2019. In ,


Prep time: 30 minutes | Cooking: 25 – 30 minutes | Serves: 4


A Saturday brunch to add a little spice to your weekend!

These Saturday brunch pots are a great way to use up leftover cooked ham and make a fabulous lunch or an irresistible eat-in-your-pjs’ dish, best served with a crunchy ciabatta roll. 

To make your Mexican ham and eggs Saturday brunch 

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Olive oil

100g diced chorizo 

2 tablespoons Hawkshead Relish Black Garlic Ketchup

325g tin of sweetcorn 

200g tin of mixed beans 

400g tin of cherry tomatoes

2 teaspoons Hawkshead Relish Worcester Sauce

400g shredded cooked ham

4 eggs

Fresh coriander

Pinch of cayenne pepper

Black pepper

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Preheat the oven to 180°c and heat a little olive oil in a pan. Add the chorizo and cook for a few minutes, then add the Black Garlic Ketchup and allow it to warm through.

Drain the sweetcorn and mixed beans then add them to the pan along with the tomatoes and Worcester Sauce. Cook for 8 to 10 minutes then fold in the ham.

Transfer the mixture into an ovenproof dish and gently break the eggs on top. Place into the oven and bake for 10 to 15 minutes so that the egg is just cooked. You can adjust the time depending on how runny you like your eggs.

Sprinkle with coriander, cayenne pepper and freshly ground pepper.

To serve

Serve your Saturday brunch ham and eggs with crusty ciabatta and your pyjamas on!  

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