Migas (or migas con huevos) is a wonderful and simple Mexican breakfast of scrambled eggs and tortilla chips. Bell peppers, tomatoes, chiles, and onions are typical additions to this tasty and easy dish. For a hearty breakfast, serve migas with a side of refried beans.
Migas con Huevos
1/2 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 medium white onion, chopped
1 red bell pepper, diced
2-3 green onions, white and green parts, chopped
1 medium jalapeño, seeds and ribs removed and finely chopped
8 eggs, beaten
4 large handfuls of tortilla chips, lightly broken up
1 cup Monterey Jack cheese, shredded
Optional garnishes and sides:
Extra tortilla chips
Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add onions and cook until lightly browned. Add pepper, green onions, and jalapeño and continue to cook until softened, 2-3 minutes.
Meanwhile, place the eggs in a large bowl and whisk until smooth. Lower the heat to medium-low, add the eggs and stir to incorporate. Add tortilla chips and gently stir breaking up the eggs to create a scramble. Season with salt, sprinkle with cheese, and serve.
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