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Divorced Eggs or Huevos Divorciados on a decorative Mexican terra cotta clay plate
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5 from 2 votes

Huevos Divorciados (Divorced Eggs)

Huevos Divorciados, or Divorced Eggs. This classic Mexican breakfast screams Sunday brunch. Two eggs separated by refried beans and drenched in red and green salsa. There’s no custody battle with this dish. You get both! 
Prep Time7 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 1



  • Heat up olive oil in a large skillet.
  • Cook the eggs sunny side up.
  • About 3-4 minutes.
  • While the eggs cook, heat up the refried beans.
  • Place eggs on opposite sides of the plate.
  • Add refried beans down the middle, separating the eggs.
  • Cove one of the eggs with red salsa.
  • Cover the other eggs with green salsa.
  • Top with tortilla chips, Queso Fresco, avocado, and jalapeño slices.