The Perfect (breakfast) Sandwich


Ingredients

  • 2 long French rolls or 6-inch lengths of Cuban bread, split
  • 2 small steaks, such as breakfast steaks
  • 2 eggs
  • Hot sauce (such as habanero or Tabasco) (optional)
  • ½ cup shoestring potatoes (the snack variety found in the chip section)
  • For the marinade:
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 1 large clove of garlic, minced
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon ground cumin
  • ¼ teaspoon red chile flakes (or more to taste)
  • For the sautéed onions:
  • ¾ medium onion, sliced
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, cut into slivers