Quick and Easy Egg Bake Recipe with Bacon

This post featuring a quick and easy egg bake recipe with bacon is sponsored by Daisy Brand Cottage Cheese.

Quick and Easy Egg Bake Recipe with Bacon

Over the years I’ve found myself hosting a lot of get togethers around breakfast time. And that means I’ve had time to perfect my favorite brunch dishes (like my ever so popular overnight french toast bake).

One thing I love to make for brunch are egg dishes. From quiche to egg cups to this egg bake, egg dishes are so easy to throw together and are almost always the one dish that’s completely devoured by the end of our events.

And I have a secret ingredient I add to each of these dishes – Daisy cottage cheese

Quick and Easy Egg Bake Recipe with Bacon secret ingredient

Not only does Daisy cottage cheese bring these dishes to another level, it also allows me to use less cheese and save on calories while adding more protein to my dishes.

And when I’m watching what I eat I can sub the light or fat free Daisy cottage cheese with egg whites and low fat cheddar for a healthy go-to breakfast to enjoy while staying on plan. Luckily I don’t have to worry about my girlish figure while pregnant.

These egg dishes are also a great way to get some veggies into my breakfast as well. And the cottage cheese only makes them taste better. Don’t believe me? Try it!

Quick and Easy Egg Bake Recipe with Bacon perfect for brunch

 

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Easy Egg Bake Recipe with Bacon

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 6

Ingredients

  • 5 eggs
  • 1 cup cheddar cheese
  • 8 ounces Daisy cottage cheese
  • 2-3 slices bacon diced
  • 1 cup broccoli chopped
  • salt and pepper

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 375.
  2. Mix all ingredients together until well combined. Pour into an 8x8 pan and bake for 35 minutes or until completely cooked.
  3. Let cool 5 minutes before serving. Enjoy!

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What’s your favorite quick and easy brunch recipe?

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  1. I never would have thought to add cottage cheese! I am so making it this weekend and trying it!
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  2. I love egg bake dishes!!! I make one every year for Christmas morning brunch! Maybe I’ll use this one instead of my usual – mix it up a bit!
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  3. I never thought of adding cottage cheese – excited to try out your egg bake, which sounds amazing!
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  4. What a good idea! I’m with Melissa, I’d never thought of adding it, but YUM!
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  5. This looks really good Danielle. I pinned this for later so I can make it for my family. Yum!
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  6. I seriously never even thought about using cottage cheese in a recipe, but now I’m shaking my head at myself. This looks amazing and I can’t wait to try it!
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