Cheesy Hash Brown & Egg Muffins
Cheesy with bacon and hash browns- YES!! A Sunday morning breakfast in a muffin!
A well rounded, delicious Breakfast in a compact little gem of goodness!!!
Full recipe in video below!
18 ounces shredded hash browns , thawed
2 cups light shredded cheese
1/2 tablespoons olive oil
1 teaspoon black pepper
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 bell pepper finely chopped
3 tablespoons parsley , chopped
6 center cut bacon slices , finely chopped
5 eggs , whisked
2 tablespoons milk
3 green onion stalks , finely chopped
salt and pepper to taste
Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Spray a 12 cup muffin tin pan with cooking spray.
In a large bowl, combine thawed hash browns, 1 cup light shredded cheese, 1/2 tablespoons of olive oil, 1 teaspoon black pepper, 1/2 teaspoon salt, 2 + 1/2 tablespoons green bell pepper, 2 + 1/2 tablespoons red bell pepper & 2 + 1/2 tablespoons parsley. Mix well with spatula. Place about 1/4 cup mixture into each muffin tin cup. Press mixture down and up the sides, leaving a dip in the center. Bake in oven for 15 minutes or until the edges are brown.
Meanwhile, cook bacon according to package directions. Finely chop once cool; set aside.
In a small bowl, whisk eggs and milk. Fill each muffin cup with 1 tablespoon egg mixture. Sprinkle half of the leftover parsley, green pepper and red pepper on top of egg mixture in muffin tin pan. Sprinkle the other 1 cup light shredded cheese onto muffins.
Top with remaining parsley, bell peppers, bacon, and green onions. Sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste. Place in oven and bake for about 15 minutes.
Allow muffins to cool for at least 10 minutes before serving. For easy removal, use a spoon to loosen potatoes from pan. Next, trace it with a small spatula and remove.
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Recipe inspiration from swankyrecipes.com