Avocado Egg Sandwich

September 8, 2013mayurisjikoni

Avocado Egg Sandwich

Avocado Egg Sandwich is an easy, filling, delicious with a unique flavour kind of sandwich. Enjoy it for breakfast or lunch. Pack it in the lunch box for yourself or kids. Avocado adds creaminess and taste to an otherwise plain egg sandwich.

Memories

The first time I tasted avocado in a sandwich was some years back when my son Nikil suggested it. Initially,I just looked at him thinking “what an avocado in a sandwich”! I allowed him to make the sandwiches for us, not wanting to deter his culinary exploratory journey. The sandwiches were so creamy and delicious and flavourful. And since then avocados feature a lot in my sandwiches whenever possible.

A Meal On Its Own

I love preparing avocado egg sandwiches. That actually comes to my mind whenever sandwiches are mentioned. Sometimes I add tomatoes, cucumber, celery, spinach, grated carrots, salad leaves, etc. It all depends on what I have in the fridge.

Served with a salad, Avocado Egg Sandwich is a meal on its own. Sometimes, I add a few potato crisps (chips). But mostly, a lot of salad. Makes it a perfect hot season meal.

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Ingredients Required For Avocado Egg Sandwich

Don’t skip reading this part as I’ve included a lot of tips with most of the ingredients just to showcase how versatile this recipe is.
  • Bread – use white or brown sliced bread, panini, ciabatta or a baguette. The type of bread you use also adds a unique taste. So I always try and use a variety of breads. Toast the bread lightly or leave it as it is. For this recipe I decided not to toast the slices as the bread was very fresh. In fact I made the sandwiches with my home baked Semolina Sesame Seed Bread.
  • Avocado – a ripe avocado is the best. Can dice it, mash it, slice it. The choice is yours.
  • Eggs – boil and peel them, make fried eggs, scramble them or make an omelette. For this recipe I boiled them simply as I prefer boiled eggs during the hot season.
  • Lemon Juice – preferbaly fresh lemon or lime juice.
  • Garlic Paste – a bit of garlic adds a lot of flavour to the sandwich.
  • Green Chilli Paste – or use 1 chilli finely chopped. Add according to your taste or omit it.
  • Salt – add according to your taste.
  • Pepper Powder – add according to your taste. Freshly ground is the best.
  • Fresh Coriander or Cilantro – washed and chopped finely. Or use any fresh herb of your choice, like mint or basil.
  • Spring Onion – finely chopped both the green and white part. If you don’t have spring onion then add finely chopped onion. Use any, red, white or yellow.

AVOCADO EGG SANDWICH

mayurisjikoni
Avocado Egg Sandwich is an easy, filling, delicious with a unique flavour kind of sandwich. Enjoy it for breakfast or lunch. Pack it in the lunch box for yourself or kids. Avocado adds creaminess and taste to an otherwise plain egg sandwich.
5 from 3 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Breakfast, Lunch
Cuisine International
Servings 4 SANDWICHES

Ingredients
  

  • 4 buns panini or ciabatta or 8 slices of bread
  • 1 medium avocado ripe
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • ½ tsp garlic paste
  • ½ tsp green chilli paste or 1 chilli finely chopped
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ½ tsp pepper powder
  • 2 tbsp fresh coriander chopped
  • 2 tbsp spring onion finely chopped
  • 4 boiled eggs shelled and chopped
  • Butter to spread on the bread optional
  • some salad greens

Instructions
 

  • Boil the eggs in enough water for 7-10 minutes.
  • Peel the slightly cooled eggs.
  • Peel  the avocado and dice it or mash it roughly.
  • Add chopped coriander, spring onion, lemon juice, salt, pepper, garlic and green chilli paste.
  • Mix well.
  • Cut the eggs into small pieces.
  • Add to the avocado mixture and mix gently.
  • Slice and toast the bread under the grill or broiler if you wish.
  • Spread butter on it if you are using any.
  • Layer a slice of bread with some salad leaves.
  • Add the avocado egg mixture.
  • Close with the other slice of bread.
  • Repeat the above steps to prepare the rest of the sandwiches.
  • Serve with your favourite salad.

Notes

  • Adjust the salt and spices according to your taste.
  • Add any other vegetables that you may prefer like shredded carrots, diced cucumber, diced tomato, chopped celery, baby spinach, etc.
  • Add olives or capers if you like.
  • Use any bread of your preference. 
  • Use any salad greens of your choice.
  • Serve it with some potato crisps (chips).
Keyword avocado egg sandwich, easy avocado egg salad sandwich

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10 Comments

  • Unknown

    September 9, 2013 at 12:14 pm

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  • Sushma Madhuchandra

    September 9, 2013 at 12:16 pm

    Guacalmole in a sandiwich!! A very nice idea.
    Also, thanks for your entry for the event.

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  • Srimathi Mani

    September 12, 2013 at 1:55 am

    Avocado adds a special touch to a sandwich. Arent you glad that your son made them for you. Thanks for sending in this recipe as an entry to our event.

  • Seema

    January 4, 2022 at 6:46 pm

    5 stars
    Such an easy recipe, yet filling and delicious. I love how simple this recipe is.

    1. mayurisjikoni

      January 5, 2022 at 4:26 pm

      Thank you so much Seema.

  • Archana

    January 4, 2022 at 9:29 pm

    5 stars
    Lol! I loved your reaction to the avocado in sandwich. Can relate to it, my thoughts exactly till I tasted the sandwich.
    I am now craving a avocado egg sandwich, yours looks so delicious and I need breakfast.

    1. mayurisjikoni

      January 5, 2022 at 4:26 pm

      Thanks Archana, go on head towards the kitchen and make it, so easy and delicious.

  • Jayashree T.Rao

    January 5, 2022 at 5:41 am

    5 stars
    Avocado Sandwich sounds good and an easy breakfast option. It is ideal to carry for picnics too. Will try using it next time.

    1. mayurisjikoni

      January 5, 2022 at 4:24 pm

      Thank you so much Jayashree. Perfect for any time.

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