5 Easy Spanish Breakfast Recipes You Can Make in 15 Minutes

5 Easy Spanish Breakfast Recipes You Can Make in 15 Minutes

A healthy breakfast acts as a fuel and instant energy booster. It is a meal that puts a fitting end to the nighttime fast. Many experts and nutritionists have touted the importance of a good breakfast meal. However, many of us skip or forget breakfast because of our work and other hectic schedules. Taking time to prepare a healthy and full breakfast may not be possible. That’s why we bring you 5 Spanish breakfast recipes that you can prepare in the morning and that too in minutes. So if you’re looking for a way to liven up your morning meal, these Spanish breakfast recipes are just the way to do it.

At breakfast people usually think ‘the more, the better’. However, a Spanish breakfast meal is basically not a healthy menu like other savory dishes in Spanish cuisine. Breakfast in Spain includes very simple and easy recipes such as omelette, hot chocolate, orange juice and more.

Here is a list of 5 Spanish breakfast recipes you should try:

Our recommendations:

Spanish omelet

A delicious Spanish recipe, this is a traditional dish called Tortilla de patatas, this Spanish omelette recipe is a staple at the breakfast table. In this recipe ingredients such as potatoes, egg and onion are fried together in olive oil and butter, this can be prepared for breakfast in no time with such simple ingredients. Find the full recipe here.

Spanish Coffee (Café con Leche)

Here we bring you a very strong and easy coffee brew recipe. To make café con Leche, a shot of espresso is dosed with steamed milk. This hot drink is very similar to America’s cafe latte.

Hot chocolate

Hot chocolate lovers, raise your hands! Let’s agree, there’s nothing more comforting than a warm cup of hot chocolate. Whether you like sweet or boozy, chocolate or mild, we’ve got you covered. Go on, improve your hot chocolate with this recipe. Click here.

Other recipes:


Churros are sweet and crunchy fried golden strings of snack that originated in Spain and Portugal but are now popular all over the world. There are many varieties of churros around the world, but the most common churros recipe remains the classic one, topped with cinnamon and sugar. Click here.



The bocadillo or bocata, in Spain, is a sandwich recipe. It is made with Spanish bread, usually a baguette or other bread similar to French bread, cut lengthwise.

Please note that the Spanish breakfast is also packed with different types of fresh fruit juices. For example orange juice and more. For juice recipes, click here.

Try these easy breakfast recipes and let us know how they turned out in the comment section below. Stay healthy and happy!