hen in a nest

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
Linda Kauppinen
Greenwood, FL

This is a simple way to get your toast and eggs together in one pan. My son has been crazy for this for years and will beg me to make them for him.

★★★★★ 1
serves 2
prep time 5 Min
cook time 5 Min
method Pan Fry

Ingredients For hen in a nest

  • 2 slice
    bread, your favorite kind
  • 2 lg
  • butter
  • salt and pepper to taste

How To Make hen in a nest

  • 1
    You will either need a drinking glass or cookie/biscuit cutter. Cut a whole in the center of the bread
  • 2
    In frying pan set to medium heat, melt a slab of butter Butter both sides of the bread and place in the pan to brown the first side.
  • 3
    When bread is lightly toasted brown on the bottom, crack your egg into the hole. Note: if the pan seems dry of butter you may want to add a little inside the round opening before adding the egg.
  • 4
    Allow egg to cook whites solid on the one side before you flip the hen and nest brown opposite side of bread. Serve immediately!