breakfast casserole

★★★★★ 3
By Shelly Sullivan
from Frisco, TX

I make this all the time and take for the people at my office. I use different vegtables all the time - mushrooms and spinach, etc. You can omit the sausage and keep it strictly veggie. Great for brunch or even a quick dinner. This is one of those recipes you can easily make your own. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.

★★★★★ 3
serves 6-8
prep time 20 Min
cook time 45 Min

Ingredients For breakfast casserole

  • 1 pkg
    tator tots
  • 1 lb
    sausage
  • 1
    red bell pepper chopped
  • 1
    green bell pepper chopped
  • 1/2 lg
    onion chopped
  • 8
    eggs
  • 2 c
    half & half
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground pepper
  • 1 tsp
    brown mustard
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 2 c
    sharp cheddar cheese

How To Make breakfast casserole

  • 1
    Brown sausage and transfer to plate with paper towel to drain. Sauté onion, red bell pepper and green bell pepper in remaining sausage oil until crisp tender - about 3 - 5 minutes. The veggies will cook through all the way when you bake
  • 2
    Place tater tots in the bottom of a lightly greased baking dish. I usually sprinkle seasoned salt over the tots if they are not already seasoned. Layer sausage over the tots. Layer the onion and pepper mixture over the sausage.
  • 3
    In a bowl mix the eggs, half and half, salt, pepper, mustard and garlic powder - mix well. Pour the egg mixture over the tots, sausage and veggies. Cover the entire mixture with the cheese.
  • 4
    Allow to sit over night in the refrigerator. Bake at 350 for 45 minutes - uncovered. I allow to cool for 5 minutes before slicing and serving. I usually cover mine in salsa. Hope you enjoy!
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