These Breakfast Egg Cups are the perfect go-to breakfast when you are on-the-go! Great for school day mornings and busy schedules.

Breakfast Egg Cups

These Breakfast Egg Cups are the perfect go-to breakfast when you are on-the-go! Great for school day mornings and busy schedules. Bake a lot and store them in the fridge or freezer to re-heat and eat throughout the week!
Yield 8 egg cups

Ingredients

  • 6 large eggs
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup red bell pepper, diced
  • 3/4 cup spinach, thinly sliced (chiffonade)
  • 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • salt and pepper, to taste

Instructions

  1. Whisk the eggs and milk together in a bowl. Season with salt and pepper.
  2. Dice the pepper into small pieces. Stack the spinach leaves, roll them up, and slice them thin. (This method is called chiffonade.) Add the peppers, spinach, and shredded cheddar to the egg mixture.
  3. Grease a muffin tin (cooking spray, melted butter, or melted coconut oil) and fill cups ¾ full of the egg mixture.
  4. Bake at 375 degrees Fahrenheit for 20 to 25 minutes until centers are set/firm. Can test doneness with a toothpick.
  5. To store in the refrigerator: Allow egg cups to cool completely. Stack gently in an airtight container. Store in the refrigerator up to 1 week. Re-heat in the microwave approximately 45 seconds to 1 minute or until hot.
  6. To store in the freezer: Allow egg cups to cool completely. Wrap each egg cup individually with plastic wrap, then place in a zip-top bag. Store in the freezer up to 1 month. Thaw egg cups in refrigerator overnight, remove plastic wrap, then re-heat in the microwave 45 seconds to 1 minute OR remove plastic wrap and re-heat in microwave until thawed and heated through.

Recipe Notes

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