Crunchy Breakfast Bake

Crunchy Breakfast Bake

Skip the bowl of cereal this time and enjoy its nutrition in an easy breakfast egg bake.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

45

Minutes

Makes

12

servings

2
cups chopped cooked ham
1
medium green bell pepper, chopped (1 cup), if desired
2
tablespoons dried chopped onion
1
can (4 ounces) Green Giant® mushroom pieces and stems, drained
5
cups Chex® cereal (any variety)
1
cup shredded Cheddar cheese (4 oz)
1
cup Original Bisquick® mix
2
cups milk
4
eggs
  1. Heat oven to 375°F. Grease 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish or spray with cooking spray. In 10-inch nonstick skillet, cook ham, bell pepper, onion and mushrooms 3 minutes, stirring frequently.
  2. Spread 3 cups of the cereal in baking dish. Sprinkle with ham mixture; top with cheese. In medium bowl, stir Bisquick® mix, milk and eggs with fork until well blended. Pour evenly over cheese. Sprinkle with remaining cereal.
  3. Bake uncovered 25 to 30 minutes or until knife inserted in center comes out clean.
Makes 12 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Substitution
Use a 12-ounce package of bulk pork sausage or 12 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled, instead of the ham, if you like.
Success
The instant minced onion is easy to use and will soften as it absorbs liquid from the ham and peppers during heating.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 220
    • (Calories from Fat 80),
  • Total Fat 9g
    • (Saturated Fat 4g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 95mg;
  • Sodium 730mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 20g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 5g),
  • Protein 13g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 1 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 1 1/2 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.