Tomato Shakshuka 142

Vegan British Tomato Shakshuka

Perfect for breakfast or brunch, this British tomato shakshuka tastes fantastic with crusty bread to mop up all the delicious juices


  • 500g (17.6 oz) British medium vine tomatoes
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 large onions, thinly sliced
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 2 red peppers, deseeded and sliced
  • 1 yellow pepper, deseeded and sliced
  • ½ tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp mild chilli powder
  • 1 tbsp tomato purée
  • 2 tbsp chopped fresh parsley, plus extra to garnish
  • 150g (5.2 oz) non-dairy yogurt
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • Crusty bread, to serve
  • 1
    Halve the British tomatoes and set to one side.
  • 2
    Heat the olive oil in a large saucepan that has a lid. Gently fry the onions, garlic and peppers in the covered pan for about 10 minutes, or until very soft.
  • 3
    Add the cumin seeds, chilli powder, tomato purée and parsley, stirring well. Season. Add the tomatoes and cook over a medium heat for about 8-10 minutes, uncovered, adding a splash of water if it begins to look too dry.
  • 4
    To serve, sprinkle with extra parsley and season with a little extra black pepper. Put the yogurt into a bowl and sprinkle with a little chilli powder. Serve alongside the tomato Shakshuka with crusty bread.

OM tip

This is great as a sharing dish, where everyone just eats straight from the pan!

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