5 from 2 votes
Huevos Rancheros with a sunny side up fried egg sitting on a white plate
Huevos Rancheros
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
25 mins
 

Wouldn't you like to sit down to this delicious and authentic Mexican breakfast of Huevos Rancheros? Whether you're feeding 2 or 20, I can promise this breakfast will bring smiles to your table!

Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: brunch recipe, huevos rancheros
Servings: 6
Calories: 234 kcal
Author: Chef Dennis Littley
Ingredients
  • 6 large eggs
  • 6 Mission corn tortillas
  • 1 pouch Isadora refried beans 15.2 ounces
  • 4 ounces Cacique queso fresco cheese crumbled
  • 1/2 cup Cacique crema
  • 1 cup salsa fresca homemade or store-bought
  • 1 cup guacamole homemade or store-bought
  • 2 tbsp cilantro chopped for garnish
Salsa Fresca Recipe
  • 1 medium tomato diced
  • 1/4 cup red onion diced
  • 1 tsp cilantro finely diced
  • 1 lime juice from lime
  • sea salt to taste
Guacamole Recipe
  • 2 avocado Hass variety, ripe
  • 1/4 cup tomato diced
  • 1 tsp cilantro finely diced
  • 1 lime juice from lime
  • jalapeno or hot sauce to taste optional
Instructions
  1. On a heated griddle warm both sides of the tortilla till they get a little toasted.  You can use butter, pan spray or a nonstick skillet to heat them.  Set aside till needed wrapped in a clean dish towel.

  2. Heat refried beans in pan or microwave 

  3. In a non-stick skillet fry the eggs to your cooking preference.  Use butter, pan spray to keep the egg from sticking.  

Salsa Fresca
  1. In a mixing bowl add diced tomatoes, onion, cilantro and lime juice. Season with sea salt to taste. * If you like heat feel free to add some diced jalapeno or hot sauce.

Guacamole
  1. Mash avocado with a potato masher or fork until you have the desired texture

  2. Add the diced tomato, cilantro, and lime juice. Season with sea salt to taste. *If you like heat feel free to add some diced jalapeno

Assembly
  1. Place warmed tortilla on dish or serving platter

  2. Top each tortilla with a 2-3tablespoon of refried beans

  3. Place fried egg on top of the beans slightly off center to show the beans

  4. Top egg with salsa fresca, Cacique queso fresco cheese, Cacique® crema and cilantro

  5. Serve with your favorite hot sauce and enjoy!

Nutrition Facts
Huevos Rancheros
Amount Per Serving
Calories 234 Calories from Fat 117
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g 20%
Saturated Fat 4g 20%
Cholesterol 209mg 70%
Sodium 308mg 13%
Potassium 201mg 6%
Total Carbohydrates 17g 6%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Sugars 2g
Protein 12g 24%
Vitamin A 12.3%
Vitamin C 10.4%
Calcium 19.5%
Iron 7.6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.