Bacon and egg muffin cups

Based on 346 ratings

Verena

Founder at Kitchen Stories

Difficulty

Easy 👌
25
min.
Preparation
10
min.
Baking
0
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-6+
10 g cheddar cheese
6 slices bread
1 tbsp butter
12 strips bacon
eggs
Metric
Imperial

Utensils

  • oven
  • box grater
  • small bowl
  • frying pan
  • cooking spoon
  • muffin tin

Nutrition per serving

Cal
312
Protein
16 g
Fat
15 g
Carb
29 g
  • Step 1/7

    Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F. Roughly grate cheese using a box grater.
    • 10 g cheddar cheese
    • oven
    • box grater

    Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F. Roughly grate cheese using a box grater.

  • Step 2/7

    Using a small, circular bowl, cut rounds from each slice of bread.
    • 6 slices bread
    • small bowl

    Using a small, circular bowl, cut rounds from each slice of bread.

  • Step 3/7

    In a frying pan, sauté bread rounds in butter over medium heat for approx. 1 - 2 min. per side until golden brown.
    • 1 tbsp butter
    • frying pan
    • cooking spoon

    In a frying pan, sauté bread rounds in butter over medium heat for approx. 1 - 2 min. per side until golden brown.

  • Step 4/7

    In a separate frying pan, sauté bacon over medium-low heat without any oil until slightly brown and lightly curled. The bacon should not be too crispy, as it needs to be flexible to fit into the muffin tin.
    • 12 strips bacon
    • frying pan

    In a separate frying pan, sauté bacon over medium-low heat without any oil until slightly brown and lightly curled. The bacon should not be too crispy, as it needs to be flexible to fit into the muffin tin.

  • Step 5/7

    Place two strips of bacon in each muffin cup. Then, place bread on top of bacon and press gently so that it fits securely in the muffin cup.
    • muffin tin

    Place two strips of bacon in each muffin cup. Then, place bread on top of bacon and press gently so that it fits securely in the muffin cup.

  • Step 6/7

    Evenly divide grated cheddar cheese among muffin cups.

    Evenly divide grated cheddar cheese among muffin cups.

  • Step 7/7

    Next, crack one egg into each muffin cup. Bake in oven at 180°C/350°F for approx. 8 – 10 min. Enjoy!
    • eggs
    • oven

    Next, crack one egg into each muffin cup. Bake in oven at 180°C/350°F for approx. 8 – 10 min. Enjoy!