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Poached Eggs Over Spinach and Mushrooms 2
Spinach and mushrooms make a great combination. Using frozen spinach makes this a quick-and-easy combination to enjoy both at breakfast and dinner.
Poached Eggs Over Spinach and Mushrooms 2 Prep and Cook Time: 10 minutes

  • 1 package frozen spinach (or use fresh spinach and follow instructions for 1-Minute Spinach)
  • 1/2 lb crimini mushrooms, sliced
  • 3 TBS low-sodium chicken or vegetable broth
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 medium fresh garlic, pressed
  • 1 TBS extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 eggs, preferably organic, poached
  • salt and cracked black pepper to taste


  1. Thaw spinach or place in boiling water until thawed.
  2. Drain and press out excess water from spinach.
  3. Heat 3 TBS broth over medium heat in a stainless steel skillet.
  4. When broth begins to steam, add sliced mushrooms and sauté for 4 minutes. Add spinach and sauté for 3 more minutes.
  5. Transfer to a bowl. For more flavor, toss crimini mushrooms and spinach with the remaining ingredients while they are still hot.
  6. When water comes to a high simmer, poach eggs for about 5 minutes, or until whites are firm. Remove from water with a slotted spoon and place over spinach and mushroom mixture.
Serves 2

Nutritional Profile

Poached Eggs Over Spinach and Mushrooms
1.00 serving
(424.42 grams)
Calories: 196


 vitamin K1217%

 vitamin A244%










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Poached Eggs Over Spinach and Mushrooms
1.00 serving
424.42 grams
Calories: 196

World's Healthiest
Foods Rating
vitamin K1095.37 mcg1217112.0excellent
vitamin A2197.49 mcg RAE24422.5excellent
folate480.08 mcg12011.0excellent
copper0.92 mg1029.4excellent
manganese2.24 mg979.0excellent
vitamin B21.22 mg948.6excellent
vitamin C66.54 mg898.2excellent
selenium47.77 mcg878.0excellent
pantothenic acid2.58 mg524.8very good
phosphorus344.81 mg494.5very good
magnesium196.06 mg474.3very good
molybdenum19.84 mcg444.1very good
iron7.54 mg423.9very good
potassium1852.39 mg393.6very good
vitamin B60.66 mg393.6very good
vitamin B36.00 mg383.5very good
vitamin E5.22 mg (ATE)353.2good
protein15.89 g322.9good
vitamin B120.75 mcg312.9good
zinc3.02 mg272.5good
calcium274.51 mg272.5good
vitamin B10.32 mg272.5good
biotin7.74 mcg262.4good
iodine31.04 mcg211.9good
fiber5.72 g201.9good
World's Healthiest
Foods Rating
excellent DRI/DV>=75% OR
Density>=7.6 AND DRI/DV>=10%
very good DRI/DV>=50% OR
Density>=3.4 AND DRI/DV>=5%
good DRI/DV>=25% OR
Density>=1.5 AND DRI/DV>=2.5%

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