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Pea Pesto Open-Faced Sandwiches

The perfect time-saving sandwich
Pea Pesto Open-Faced Sandwiches
Eggland's Best

Made in 20 minutes, these open-faced sandwiches are great for when you're short on time. 

Recipe courtesy of Eggland's Best. 

Ingredients

  • 1 Cup peas (if frozen, thaw first)
  • 1/2 Cup fresh basil
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 Teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 Teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 Cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 4 slices of toasted bread
  • 4 Eggland's Best Eggs (large)

Directions

In a food processor, combine basil, peas, garlic, salt, pepper, and extra virgin olive oil. Process until smooth and blended.

Toast bread in oven (350 degrees F) or toaster for about 3-4 minutes.

In a small non-stick saute pan, over medium heat, break Eggland’s Best egg onto surface, carefully.

Fry until transparent membrane turns to white, and yolk is cooked.

Remove and repeat for each egg.

Spread about one tablespoon of pesto atop each piece of toast.

Gently lay each egg atop the pesto.

Sprinkle with extra salt, pepper, and extra virgin olive oil (optional).

Nutritional Facts
Servings4
Calories Per Serving410
Total Fat32g50%
Sugar4gN/A
Saturated5g27%
Cholesterol160mg53%
Protein11g21%
Carbs20g7%
Vitamin A91µg10%
Vitamin B120.4µg6.4%
Vitamin B60.2mg9.1%
Vitamin C15mg26%
Vitamin D0.9µg0.2%
Vitamin E4mg22%
Vitamin K40µg50%
Calcium80mg8%
Fiber3g13%
Folate (food)65µgN/A
Folate equivalent (total)75µg19%
Folic acid6µgN/A
Iron3mg14%
Magnesium33mg8%
Monounsaturated21gN/A
Niacin (B3)2mg12%
Phosphorus171mg24%
Polyunsaturated4gN/A
Potassium216mg6%
Riboflavin (B2)0.3mg18.9%
Sodium324mg14%
Thiamin (B1)0.2mg15.8%
Zinc1mg9%