Economy Egg Casserole Recipe

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Economy Egg Casserole

Elaine Douglas

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@BreadandSoupLady

This very old recipe is high in protein and iron. It is delicious ("Everything is better with cheese"). It is very good for lunch or a light supper. Definitely worth a try.


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Serves:

4

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/4 c
chopped onion
2 Tbsp
butter
6 Tbsp
all-purpose flour
2/3 c
skim milk powder
dash(es)
pepper
1/2 tsp
dry mustard
2 c
water
dash(es)
hot sauce
1 c
grated cheddar cheese
8
eggs, hard cooked, sliced
1/2 c
fine bread crumbs
2 Tbsp
melted butter

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Saute onion in butter until transparent. Blend in flour, skim milk powder and seasonings.
2
Gradually add water and hot sauce. Stir and cook until smooth and thick. Add cheese and stir until melted.
3
Spread one-third of the sauce in a greased 9 X 5 inch loaf pan. Cover with half the egg slices. Repeat layers, ending with sauce.
4
Mix crumbs and melted butter and sprinkle over the top. Bake at 350 F until bubbly, about 20 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: Canadian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy, Heirloom