Country Breakfast Casseroles
When you've got hearty eaters over for breakfast or brunch, give them the energy to get through their day with a country breakfast casserole. It's easy to make and simple to serve. Offer a country breakfast casserole at your next brunch, and you'll find it's impossible to stop guests from eating.See Popular Country Breakfast Casseroles Recipes
Frozen waffles form the base of this simple egg and sausage casserole.
This classic casserole features all the breakfast favorites--hash browns, cheese, ham, and scrambled eggs.
How easy! All your breakfast favorites--hash brown potatoes, eggs, ham, and cheese--in one pan.
Asparagus, available year-round in many in grocery stores, is at its best during spring. When you find it fresh, and possibly locally grown, make the most of it in this main-dish quiche.
Breakfast can set the tone for the whole day, but too often it's rushed, predictable or even skipped altogether. We know it's hard to get excited over a bowl of cold cereal, but how about a delicious breakfast casserole? Even the crankiest of non-morning people are sure to face the day with a smile after enjoying a one of these hearty, warm breakfast treats.
Once you learn how to cook a honey-glazed ham in your own kitchen you'll find it's just as easy to make one at home as it is to make the trip to a specialty store for a pre-sliced ham with a packet of glaze. What's more, you'll find the homemade version is considerably less expensive.
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First Lady Michelle Obama was everywhere this week promoting a new initiative -- based on the USDA's MyPlate program -- to make healthier, more nutritious recipes available to home cooks across the country. But what, exactly, is MyPlate? MyPlate is basically the USDA's overhaul of the old "Food Pyramid," which most of us of cooking age remember from elementary-school health class.
Start a new family tradition this Easter morning by serving a healthy, make-ahead Ham & Cheese Breakfast Casserole! Holiday traditions that revolve around food are plentiful in my family. From sweet Cinnamon Rolls on Thanksgiving morning to hearty Pork & Sauerkraut on New Year's Day and Strawberry Shortcakes on the Fourth of July -- if there's a holiday or special event on the calendar, chances are there's at least one special dish everyone looks forward to.
Sure, breakfast for dinner has always been an IHOP staple, but at your favorite five-star bistro? Waffles for dinner may sound like it's just one step above pouring yourself a p.m. bowl of Cheerios, but as the Today show reports, gourmet chefs around the country are dishing up waffles topped with everything from soft shell crab to chicken liver (yes, chicken liver) and adding the likes of beer, squash and Old Bay seasoning to the batter.
Turkey is so last month. It's time to think ham, for easy, versatile recipes that will let you sail through the rest of your holiday entertaining. Start with one of these classic recipes -- for this Brown Sugar-Glazed Ham (click here for the recipe pictured here) or a sweet and smoky Baked Country Ham (click here for the recipe) -- either of which feeds a ton of people and can be served hot or at room temperature as the stunning centerpiece of a festive breakfast, late-morning brunch, or dress-up holiday dinner.
Whether you're planning a Cinco de Mayo party or just looking for something different for a weeknight dinner, Mexican-inspired casseroles are a perfect way to satisfy your craving for a bit of south-of-the-border spice. Casseroles are a great "make ahead" meal, and because you can adjust the portions according to the number of people you're serving, they're a great potluck dish, too. In honor of the Mexican holiday that Americans love to celebrate, we're giving you a variety of our favorite Mexican-style casseroles.
Taco Bell is trying to make breakfast better with two new items it has been testing in the Orange County, California area -- "Chicken and Waffle," which was just released for a brief time, and "Very Berry Waffle Taco," which continues to be tested. According to Brand Eating, the Chicken & Waffle Taco features a "breaded chicken patty folded inside of a waffle taco shell (i.e. a folded waffle).
Eggs, ham, potatoes. Hmm, sounds a lot like breakfast. Well, this delicious Breakfast Casserole is -- no doubt about it -- all about the day's first meal.