Baked eggs with ricotta, spinach, and tomato sauce

Prep Time
10 min.
Cook Time
30 min.
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Make it a brunch to remember with these scrumptious baked eggs in ricotta, spinach and tomato sauce. Don't forget to grab a thick slice of grilled crusty bread to soak it all up. Easy and delicious!

Make This Recipe


1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil

1/2 medium onion, chopped

28oz crushed canned tomatoes

1 cup baby spinach, chopped

8 Eggland's Best eggs, large

4oz ricotta cheese

Salt and pepper, to taste

Dried oregano, to taste

Red pepper flakes, to taste

Crusty bread or focaccia, to serve


  1. Preheat the oven to 400°F. In an oven-safe large pan (dutch oven or similar), heat the olive oil and add the chopped onion. Season with salt and oregano and saute' over medium heat for about 5 minutes until soft and translucent
  2. Add the crushed tomatoes, season with salt, pepper, red pepper flakes and simmer for about 10 minutes. Add the spinach, toss and cook for 3 more minutes until wilted.
  3. Remove the pan from the heat, make eight gaps in the sauce with the back of a spoon and add the eggs into each. Season the eggs lightly with salt and pepper. Scatter the ricotta around the eggs. Bake on the upper part of the oven for 10 to 15 minutes or until the egg whites are set and the yolks runny. Serve with grilled crusty bread for dunking.


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Information per Serving
Serving Size 1
Calories 717
Fat 49g
Saturated Fat 13g
Cholesterol 731mg
Sodium 5505mg
Carbohydrates 38g
Dietary Fiber 11g
Protein 42g