Eggs baked inside a hollowed out tomato, topped with crispy prosciutto and shavings of parmesan cheese. —Liliana
freshly ground black pepper
tomato pasta sauce
shaved parmesan cheese
In This Recipe
Preheat oven to 180 degrees. Line an oven tray with baking paper.
Cut the tops of the tomatoes and scoop out the flesh. Season the inside with salt and pepper. Add two tbsp sauce and ¼ tspn oregano per tomato. Place on the oven tray. Crack an egg into each cavity. Bake for 15 minutes.
Pull the tray out and lay the piece of prosciutto on the tray. Return to the oven and cook for another 10 – 15 minutes, or until the prosciutto is crisp and the eggs are set.
Place a tomato on each plate, add ripped up shards of prosciutto and top with shavings of parmesan. Season with a little salt and pepper and serve.
I am an author, cook, traveller and proud Mama of two boys. I have published three books - 'Easy Home Cooking Italian Style', 'Food for Sharing Italian Style', and 'The Sweet Life - Easy Home Baking and Sweet Treats.' My books reflect my Italian heritage. I also write fiction and feature articles.