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simple eggs a la king

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
Ellen Gwaltney Bales
Indianapolis, IN

From an old cookbook of my mother's, this recipe is quick and easy and makes a good comfort food. Enjoy! Photo source:

★★★★★ 1
serves 4
prep time 15 Min
cook time 20 Min

Ingredients For simple eggs a la king

  • 1/2 c
    chopped celery
  • 1/4 c
    chopped green pepper
  • 1/4 c
    onion, chopped fine
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 4 lg
    eggs, hard boiled
  • 1 can
    (10-3/4 oz.) condensed cream of celery soup
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 c
    diced velveeta cheese
  • 1/4 c
    pimiento-stuffed green olives, sliced
  • 4 slice
    bread, toasted

How To Make simple eggs a la king

  • 1
    In a small saucepan over medium-high heat, cook celery, green pepper and onion in oil, until tender, about fifteen minutes. Meanwhile, hard-boil 4 eggs; peel and chop and set aside.
  • 2
    Into the vegetable mixture, add the soup, the milk, and the Velveeta cubes. Heat and stir until cheese melts.
  • 3
    Add the chopped eggs and olive slices. Mix well and heat. Spoon over hot buttered toast, and accompany it with some sliced banana and a glass of orange juice for a healthy breakfast.