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low calorie breakfast bacon or ham/cheese strata

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Norma DeRemer
York, PA

Well here we go agian guys and gals. Still looking for clutn free, low fat diet dishes.I love this dish for breakfast and it shows only 254 calories with 9 grams of fat. Can't sit and eat the whole thing of course LOL but have a portions that will satisfy you in the morning. I found that the longer this stands before baking, the more custardlike the consistency will be. I have also used turkey bacon instead of ham and truned out great. Shared this one with my nurse friend and neighbor and she love it.

(1 rating)
yield 8 serving(s)

Ingredients For low calorie breakfast bacon or ham/cheese strata

  • cooking spray
  • 4
    gluten free english muffins, split, toasted and cubed
  • 8
    conadian bacon slices or cooked ham slices cut into 1 inch pieces
  • I c
    about 4 ounces of shredded reduced fat sharp cheedar cheese
  • 4
    large eggs or 2 small carton of egg substitute equals 2 eggs each.(equals 1/2 cup each)
  • 8
    large egg whites or 4 small carton of egg white substitute equals 2 egg whites each. (equals 1/2 cup each)
  • 3 c
    1% low fat milk
  • 1 tsp
    dry mustard
  • 1/2 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp
    onion powder
  • 1 tsp
    worcestershire sauce (optional)
  • 1/4 tsp
    hot pepper sauce such as tabasco (optional)

How To Make low calorie breakfast bacon or ham/cheese strata

  • 1
    Combine muffin cubes and canadian bacon in a 13 X 9 inch baking dish coated with cooking spray;and sprinkle with cheese.
  • 2
    Beat eggs and egg whites with a mixer at medium speed until blended.
  • 3
    Add milk and next 5 ingredients and beat at low speed until blended.
  • 4
    Pour egg mixture over muffin mixture;cover and chill at least 2 hours or overnight.
  • 5
    Preheat your oven to 350
  • 6
    Remove cassarole from refrigerafor and let stand while oven preheats.
  • 7
    Uncover casserole and place in oven and bake for 45 to 50 minutes or until browned.
  • 8
    Remove from oven and let set for 15 minutes before serving.
  • 9
    Server with your favorite breakfast juice and fruit.

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