recipes for: Breakfast
The crab cake benedict is the king of all breakfast dishes! Toasted English muffins, homemade Baltimore crab cakes, perfect poached eggs, and an easy hollandaise sauce made right in a blender. A seriously luxurious brunch that will leave your guests speechless. Instructions included for how to make almost everything ahead of time and easily reheat.
This refreshing and light tomato and onion salad comes together in minutes and is a great summer side dish alongside breakfast, lunch, or dinner. The marinade is equal parts extra virgin olive oil and red wine vinegar, and intensifies as it sits. GF, DF, V.
When you're craving diner-style breakfast potatoes, make these fried potatoes and onions! Parboil the potatoes, then get 'em all crispy in a cast iron skillet. Season with garlic, paprika, then serve with a couple of fried eggs for the complete diner experience. Brunch goals at home!
If you can get your hands on fresh wild ramps, homemade ramp pesto is an absolute must! It's got a vibrant garlic and spring onion flavor that pairs well with Pecorino Romano cheese and nutty walnuts. Add basil and lemon for freshness (and to cut back on the garlic flavor). Mix into pasta or serve with your favorite grilled proteins and roasted vegetables. Freezer-friendly!
Would I rather win the lottery or stumble upon ramps at the farmer's market? Ramps, obviously! With a short season of just 3 weeks per year, make the most of any wild leeks you find by making quick pickled ramps. Their spring onion and garlicky flavor is the perfect addition to many savory dishes, while the remaining brine can be used in salad dressings. Quick, easy, and so flavorful!
Creamy, cheesy breakfast polenta with pesto is savory brunch goals! Cook yellow grits until creamy, then mix in plenty of parmesan cheese. Top with jammy soft boiled eggs for a hearty, satisfying breakfast. All components can be made ahead and reheated before serving, making this an easy, flavorful brunch option whether entertaining or staying in with the family. Tastes like summer!
The secret to the incredible texture in this carrot loaf is ground walnuts! They give the exterior a crisp crust while keeping the center of the cake moist and nutty. The best carrot loaf ever, especially with homemade cream cheese frosting!
Simple, yet luxurious, these smashed eggs on toast make a great breakfast or brunch option that is flavorful and filling! Spread a thin layer of mayonnaise and lemon juice on your favorite bread, then top with 7 minute soft boiled eggs. Use a fork to smash, then add the toppings you love most: fresh herbs, flaky sea salt, black pepper, smoked fish, chili flakes, sriracha. Endless possibilities!
Green shakshuka with feta is a twist on the Middle Eastern classic! It's a healthy, easy breakfast, loaded with Swiss chard, spinach, fresh herbs and spices that cooks on the stove top, then finishes with gently poached eggs in the oven. It is so completely soul satisfying that you will make this again and again, any time of day!