Each region has its own cooking classics and, without a doubt, huevos rotos or fried eggs with potatoes and ham are a traditional dish all over Spain. These eggs are an essential recipe that everyone likes. We can perfectly imagine that egg yolk that, when it breaks, starts to drip among the rest of the ingredients… Delicious!
The history of the huevos rotos or huevos estrellados goes back to 1846. Richard Ford, an English traveller and Hispanist, talks about them in the book Gathering from Spain. In it, he points out that fried eggs are the most humble culinary resource, together with lean bacon or ham. With time, this dish has earned a place among the simplest and most exquisite delicacies of our extensive gastronomy. The recipe is very easy. Do you want to know how to prepare them?