THE...BEST BREAKFAST CASSEROLE

Lora DiGs

By
@ansky714

THIS IS WITHOUT A DOUBT THE BEST BREAKFAST (or any meal) CASSEROLE... EVER!!
DEFINITLY WORTH THE TIME N INGREDIENTS TO MAKE. N MAKE THE ONES U LOVE SMILE ????


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Serves:

8 SERVINGS

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

1 Hr 30 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

16 c
italian bread cubed into 1 1/2 " pieces. (3 loaves)
1/4 c
olive oil
1 lb
bacon, cut into 1/2" pieces
1 large
onion, thinly sliced
1 can(s)
whole tomatoes, draind n chopd then patted dry....28oz can
1/2 tsp
crushd red pepper
1 bag(s)
extra sharp cheddar cheese,shredd. 8 oz
1 bag(s)
monterey jack cheese, shredd 8oz
1 to 2 Tbsp
chives, snippd
1 1/2 c
chickn broth
8 large
eggs
hot sauce

Directions Step-By-Step

1
OIL A 9x13" GLASS BAKN DISH. PREHEAT OVEN TO 350. IN A LARGE BOWL TOSS BREAD CUBES WITH THE OLIVE OIL N SPREAD ON A LARGE RIMMED BAKN SHEET...BAKE FOR 20 MINUTES... TOSSING ONCE UNTIL THE BREAD IS GOLDEN N LIGHTLY TOASTD.
2
MEANWHILE IN A LARGE SKILLET COOK BACON OVER HIGH HEAT STIRRING OCCASIONALLY UNTIL CRISP...ABOUT 8 MINUTES. TRANSFER BACON TO PAPER TOWELS TO DRAIN. RESERVE 3 TBLSPOONS OF BACON GREASE IN PAN.
3
ADD THE ONION TO PAN AND COOK OVER MED HEAT STIRRING OCCASIONALLY UNTIL SOFTEND ABOUT 5 MINUTES. ADD TOMATOES N CRUSHD RED PEPPER N COOK FOR 3 MINUTES
4
RETURN TOASTED BREAD CUBES TO THE BOWL N ADD IN PAN MIXTURE, BACON, SHREDD CHEESES, CHIVES AND BROTH...STIR UNTIL BREAD IS EVENLY MOISTND. SPREAD MIXTURE INTO OILD GLASS BAKN DISH N COVER WITH LIGHTLY OILED FOIL. ( AT THIS POINT CASSEROLE CAN B REFRIGERATED OVERNITE) OR CONTINUE WITH STEPS :)
5
BAKE IN CENTER OF OVEN FOR 30 MINUTES. REMOVE THE FOIL N BAKE UNTIL TOP IS CRISPY...ABOUT 15 MINUTES LONGER. REMOVE BAKN DISH N WITH A LADLE, PRESS 8 INDENTIONS INTO THE BREAD MIXTURE. CRACK AN EGG INTO EACH INDENTION n SPRINKLE WITH S n P THEN BAKE FOR ABOUT 15 MINUTES...UNTIL EGG WHITES R SET BUT YOLKS R STILL RUNNY.
6
SERVE "THE BEST BREAKFAST CASSEROLE RITE AWAY ...ENJOY WITH HOT SAUCE...D E L I C I O U S :)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Breakfast Casseroles, Eggs
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids