Overnight Tex-Mex Egg Bake

Opal Jackson-Cakmak


Spice up your breakfast menus by serving an egg casserole featuring spicy sausage, green chiles and salsa.

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overnight tex-mex egg bake

Directions Step-By-Step

12 oz bulk spicy pork sausage 5 cups frozen southern-style hash brown potatoes (from 32-oz bag) 1 can (4.5 ounces) Old El Paso® chopped green chiles, undrained 3 cups shredded Colby-Monterey Jack cheese (12 oz) 6 eggs 1 1/2 cups milk 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup Old El Paso Thick 'n Chunky salsa
Spray 13x9-inch glass baking dish with cooking spray. In 10-inch skillet, cook sausage over medium heat 8 to 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until no longer pink. Drain on paper towel.
2 Spread frozen potatoes in baking dish. Sprinkle with sausage, green chiles and 1 1/2 cups of the cheese. In medium bowl, beat eggs, milk and salt with fork or wire whisk until well blended. Pour over potato mixture. Sprinkle with remaining 1 1/2 cups cheese. Cover and refrigerate at least 8 hours but no longer than 12 hours.
3 Heat oven to 350°F. Bake uncovered 50 to 60 minutes or until knife inserted near center comes out clean. Let stand 10 minutes. Cut into squares. Serve with salsa.