Shirred Egg in Pinto Beans

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Janus Joy Miller

By
@earth2joy

I'm mildly allergic to eggs - just uncooked egg albumin, really. Meringue, egg white frosting, that sort of thing. But as long as it's cooked through, it's not terribly bad. I can suffer through an itchy tongue for this delicious dish. There are many variations of shirred eggs, including with creamed spinach. They're a great brunch item - relatively easy to prepare.

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Serves:
1
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    leftover cooked pinto beans (see recipe)
  • 1 large
    egg
  • 1 oz
    gruyere cheese, grated
  • 1 pinch
    cayenne pepper
  • 1 dash(es)
    salt

How to Make Shirred Egg in Pinto Beans

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375 F.
  2. Put cold leftover beans in a 12 ounce straight sided ramekin.
  3. Place beans in oven until just warmed - about 10 minutes.
  4. Remove from oven, and create a well in the center of beans.
  5. Crack open egg and place in center of well.
  6. Sprinkle with salt & cayenne, then with grated cheese.
  7. Bake at 375 F for about 10 to 12 minutes until white is set and yolk is creamy. It will jiggle just a little in the middle when it's done.
  8. Serve with habanero cheddar cornbread.

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About Shirred Egg in Pinto Beans

Course/Dish: Eggs
Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: American



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