Shakshuka Stuffed Pita

Shakshuka Stuffed Pita

Alright culinary explorers, get ready for a flavor journey that's going to blow your minds and taste buds! I've taken the classic, beloved shakshuka and given it a Josh Elkin spin that's out of this world. Introducing the Shakshuka Stuffed Pita, amplified with feta, cilantro and an avocado sauce that'll make you weep tears of joy. Picture this: a warm, soft pita bread, stuffed with shakshuka, with a fried egg fused to the top of it! But we don't stop there. No, we're taking it up making a tangy feta cheese sauce. Every bite is a symphony of flavors and textures – the softness of the pita, the richness of the shakshuka, the sharpness of the feta, all tied together with that dreamy avocado sauce. This isn't just a meal; it's a culinary adventure wrapped up in a pita, ready to transport you to flavor town. So roll up your sleeves and dive into this Shakshuka Stuffed Pita creation. It's not just breakfast; it's a breakfast revolution!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Course Breakfast, dinner, lunch
Cuisine Mediterranean, middle eastern
Servings 6


For the shakshuka pita

  • 16 ounce pizza dough
  • 6 eggs
  • 1 cup diced red bell pepper
  • 1 cup diced onion
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 28 ounce can crushed tomatoes
  • 1 tablespoon cumin
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 2 teaspoons coriander
  • 1/2 cup feta cheese

For the sauce

  • 1 avocado
  • 1/2 cup feta cheese
  • Juice of a lemon
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup cilantro
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil


  • Roll some pizza dough and fry it until you can cut it in half and make an incision in the middle to be stuffed.
  • To make the shakshuka, cook some onions with red peppers and garlic. Season with cumin, paprika and coriander as well as salt and pepper. Add a can of crushed tomatoes and simmer it down before adding feta cheese.
  • Clear the pan and fry an egg. Stuff the pita with the shakshuka and place it open faced on top of the egg to fuse it together.
  • To make the sauce, blend avocados with feta cheese, lemon juice, cilantro, olive oil and sour cream.


Keyword breakfast, feta, pita, shakshuka

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