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Fried Egg Sandwiches With Pancetta and Arugula

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“This can be prepared in less than 30 minutes! It also looks good. Recipe found on This is very much like a recipe I saw Bobby Flay prepare, will have to look for it. (Updated 02/2007)”

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  1. Toast bread; butter lightly.
  2. Heat heavy large non-stick skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. Cook pancetta over medium heat until crisp.
  4. Transfer to paper towels and drain.
  5. Crack eggs into drippings in same skillet, keeping yolks whole.
  6. Cook until edges are opaque and whites are nearly set, about 3 minutes.
  7. Carefully turn eggs over.
  8. Cook until whites are set, about 1 minute.
  9. Put each egg on slice of toast.
  10. Add arugula to same skillet.
  11. Cook until just beginning to wilt, about 30 seconds.
  12. Top eggs with cheese, then pancetta and arugula.
  13. Top with remaining slices of toast and serve.

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