Chicago-Style Pepper and Egg Sandwich

Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
15 min
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This recipe is simple, but so delicious! Cook sweet bell peppers and nutritious EB eggs together for a tasty base, adding Provolone and some hot giardiniera for extra flavor. An Italian American classic, a Pepper and Egg Sandwich is perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner!

Make This Recipe


1 tablespoon olive oil

1 green bell pepper, cut into strips

1 red bell pepper, cut into strips

½ teaspoon granulated garlic

2 tablespoons unsalted butter

8 Large Eggland’s Best eggs, whisked

8 slices of Sharp Provolone

4 soft sub rolls

Hot giardiniera


  1. Preheat oven to 400.
  2. Heat a 12-inch non-stick skillet over medium heat. Add in oil and peppers. Season with salt, pepper and granulated garlic. Sauté for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. Brush outside of sub rolls with a good amount of olive oil and place in the oven to lightly toast.
  4. Add butter to peppers and then EB eggs. Slowly stir and let the EB eggs set for about 20 seconds, then stir again. Repeat until scramble is just set but still a little shiny.
  5. Take the bread out of the oven and place two slices of cheese on the bottom. Top with a good amount EB eggs and spoonful of giardiniera.


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Information per Serving
Serving Size 4
Calories 609
Fat 34.8g
Saturated Fat 16.2g
Cholesterol 397mg
Sodium 1182mg
Carbohydrates 46g
Dietary Fiber 1.9g
Protein 32.7g