Showing posts with label Breakfast. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Breakfast. Show all posts

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Southwest Breakfast Spinach Wrap / #SundaySupper

Sometimes I feel as if breakfast is the toughest meal of the day to create something that is different, delicious, good-for you, and to make it something my family would want and enjoy. However, this Southwest Breakfast Spinach Wrap may just be the answer. The best thing about making this wrap is that parts of it are made ahead of time, and really all you are doing when you are ready to eat; in the wee morning hours, is putting it all together! 
One of the main things I love about this wrap is that I use pork in the recipe. But not just any pork. I used pork tenderloin, and it is awesome! I love pork for any meal, but I think it works great for breakfast, and the fact that it is tenderloin is just a bonus, because I found it at a great price, and I couldn't say no!
 Southwest Breakfast Spinach Wrap
(printable recipe at end of post)

1/4 cup Black Beans (cooked or canned)
4 ounces Shredded Pork Tenderloin
Garlic Powder
Ground Pepper 
4 ounces Fresh Spinach Leaves
Monterrey Jack Cheese (shredded)
2-3 Egg Whites
1 Green Spinach Herb Tortilla
1/2 Ripe Avocado
1 scoop Reduced Fat Sour Cream 


Cook the black beans according to package directions. Let them cool. If you would prefer, use canned beans and skip this step.

Slice the pork into approx. 1/4" thick pieces. Cook on the stove top in a skillet, on medium heat. Sprinkle the pork with garlic powder and ground pepper. Pork should be cooked to 145℉.  This is something you can do the night or day before making the wraps. Let pork cool a bit and then shred pork by pulling it apart. Keep in covered container overnight. 
Take 10-15 leaves of spinach, pull the stems off, and chop the spinach into small bite size pieces. Place the shredded pork, beans, and spinach in the skillet, and heat ingredients over medium heat.
Add the cheese and cook some more until it is melted.
While the cheese is melting, scramble the egg whites in another frying pan.
Start putting the tortilla together. Melt a tiny bit of butter in the pan, place the tortilla in it, with a little bit of cheese. Use as much or as little as you want. Let the cheese melt slightly as the tortilla starts to toast lightly. 
Add the pork and spinach mix to the tortilla. Roll the tortilla tightly. If you have difficulty rolling it in the skillet, remove it to a cutting board, roll, and place back in pan. Turn in pan as the tortilla browns.
Sprinkle more cheese on to the top of the wrap.
To help the cheese melt quickly, cover the pan with foil lightly wrapped around the plate. 
Garnish with avocado chunks and a scoop of sour cream. Slice wrap in half and have a great morning! 
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Southwest Breakfast Spinach Wrap

INGREDIENTS:

  • 1/4 cup Black Beans (cooked or canned)
  • 4 ounces Shredded Pork Tenderloin
  • Garlic Powder
  • Ground Pepper
  • 4 ounces Fresh Spinach Leaves
  • Monterrey Jack Cheese (shredded)
  • 2-3 Egg Whites
  • 1 Green Spinach Herb Tortilla
  • 1/2 Ripe Avocado
  • 1 scoop Reduced Fat Sour Cream

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Cook the black beans according to package directions. Let them cool. If you would prefer, use canned beans and skip this step.
  2. Slice the pork into approx. 1/4" thick pieces. Cook on the stove top in a skillet, on medium heat. Sprinkle the pork with garlic powder and ground pepper. Pork should be cooked to 145℉. This is something you can do the night or day before making the wraps. Let pork cool a bit and then shred pork by pulling it apart. Keep in covered container overnight.
  3. Take 10-15 leaves of spinach, pull the stems off, and chop the spinach into small bite size pieces. Place the shredded pork, beans, and spinach in the skillet, and heat ingredients over medium heat.
  4. Add the cheese and cook some more until it is melted.
  5. While the cheese is melting, scramble the egg whites in another frying pan.
  6. Start putting the tortilla together. Melt a tiny bit of butter in the pan, place the tortilla in it, with a little bit of cheese. Use as much or as little as you want. Let the cheese melt slightly as the tortilla starts to toast lightly.
  7. Add the pork and spinach mix to the tortilla. Roll the tortilla tightly. If you have difficulty rolling it in the skillet, remove it to a cutting board, roll, and place back in pan. Turn in pan as the tortilla browns.
  8. Sprinkle more cheese on to the top of the wrap.
  9. To help the cheese melt quickly, cover the pan with foil lightly wrapped around the plate.
  10. Garnish with avocado chunks and a scoop of sour cream. Slice wrap in half and have a great morning!
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Sunday, November 20, 2016

Country Skillet Breakfast / #SundaySupper

When you plan your Holiday meals, do you also plan what you will make with any leftovers you might end up with? How about a Country Skillet Breakfast! That's what we are talking about today. For Thanksgiving this year, I am serving both turkey and ham. I already know there will be ham left over. Most of my guests will enjoy the turkey, some will enjoy ham and a few will become a little full on both! I am offering the ham because we have a rather large group, and with both meats on the table, there is enough for everyone. The turkey will go first, and there will definitely be some leftover ham. I am trying a new type of ham this year. It is a boneless, spiral cut ham! Have you seen these? They are wonderful and tasty! There is no waste at all, and every bit of the ham can be eaten! I love that!
Knowing that I will have leftover ham, I am planning this Country Skillet Breakfast for my guests on Friday morning. It is easy to put together, and if you chop the onion, potatoes, and ham the night before, this skillet breakfast will be quick along with delicious!

 Country Skillet Breakfast
(printable recipe at end of post)
(makes 1 skillet)
Butter
3 small Red Potatoes (5-6 ounces) (chopped into bite size pieces)
1 1/2 ounces yellow Onion, chopped
5-6 ounces Ham, chopped 
1/4 cup shredded 4 Cheese
2 Eggs
Sour Cream 
1 fresh Chive, chopped


Pan grill the potatoes in butter. Grill until they become lightly browned.
In another pan, melt butter and saute onions until soft. After onions become soft, add ham. Let onions and ham cook together for 2 minutes.
Add onions and ham to the potatoes. Cook for 2-3 minutes. Add a light sprinkle of shredded cheese and mix.
Cook two eggs, how you like them. 
Add the potato mix to the skillet. Sprinkle cheese on top. Reserve a teaspoon of cheese.
Place the eggs on top of the potatoes. Place a small scoop on top of the eggs. Sprinkle with pepper, chives and the reserved cheese.
This recipe also works when made with leftover turkey!
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Thank you also, to Christie, from A Kitchen Hoor's Adventures for hosting this tasty event!

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Country Skillet Breakfast

prep time: 20 MINScook time: 20 MINStotal time: 40 mins

INGREDIENTS:

  • Butter
  • 3 small Red Potatoes
  • 1 1/2 ounces yellow Onion, chopped
  • 1/4 cup shredded 4 Cheese
  • 2 Eggs
  • Sour Cream
  • 1 fresh Chive, chopped

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Pan grill the potatoes in butter. Grill until they become lightly browned.
  2. In another pan, melt butter and saute onions until soft. After onions become soft, add ham. Let onions and ham cook together for 2 minutes.
  3. Add onions and ham to the potatoes. Cook for 2-3 minutes. Add a light sprinkle of shredded cheese and mix.
  4. Cook two eggs, how you like them.
  5. Add the potato mix to the skillet. Sprinkle cheese on top. Reserve a teaspoon of cheese.
  6. Place the eggs on top of the potatoes. Place a small scoop on top of the eggs. Sprinkle with pepper, chives and the reserved cheese.
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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Baked Pumpkin Doughnut Holes / #PUMPKINWEEK

There is just something about Doughnut Holes that make me think of fall! They always taste so great when there is a slight chill in the air, a roaring campfire, and lots of friends! These Baked Pumpkin Doughnut Holes are the perfect way to welcome fall, start your day, or celebrate anything!

Baked Pumpkin Doughnut Holes  
(printed recipe at bottom of page)
Makes 3 1/2 dozen

2 cups Flour
2 teaspoon Baking Powder
Pinch Salt
1 teaspoon Nutmeg
1 1/2 teaspoon Cinnamon
2 Eggs
1/4 cup Sunflower Oil
1 cup Brown Sugar
1 cup Pumpkin

Glaze 
4 ounces Cream Cheese
1/2 cup Confectioner's Sugar
1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
3-4 tablespoon Milk


Mix flour, baking powder, salt, nutmeg and cinnamon in mixing bowl. Set aside.
Add eggs, oil, brown sugar, and pumpkin to a separate bowl. Mix together.
Add wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and mix together.
Lightly spray a mini cupcake pan with baking spray. Fill each cavity with 1 tablespoon scoops of batter. Bake at 350 degrees for 7-8 minutes. Cool completely.
Add cream cheese glaze ingredients to a blender. Mix on high until glaze is smooth with no lumps. If too thick, add another tablespoon of milk.
Pour into bowl and dunk doughnuts into glaze, submerging them to completely cover. 
Let doughnuts drain and dry on a wire rack on top of parchment paper. 

Sprinkle and Enjoy!

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yield: 3-4 dozenprint recipe

Baked Pumpkin Doughnut Holes

prep time: 30 MINScook time: 20 MINStotal time: 50 mins

INGREDIENTS:

Doughnuts
  • 2 cups Flour
  • 2 teaspoon Baking Powder
  • Pinch Salt
  • 1 teaspoon Nutmeg
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon Cinnamon
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1/4 cup Sunflower Oil
  • 1 cup Brown Sugar
  • 1 cup Pumpkin
Glaze
  • 4 ounces Cream Cheese
  • 1/2 cup Confectioner's Sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
  • 3-4 tablespoon Milk

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Mix flour, baking powder, salt, nutmeg and cinnamon in mixing bowl. Set aside.
  2. Add eggs, oil, brown sugar, and pumpkin to a separate bowl. Mix together.
  3. Add wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and mix together.
  4. Lightly spray a mini cupcake pan with baking spray. Fill each cavity with 1 tablespoon scoops of batter. Bake at 350 degrees for 7-8 minutes. Cool completely.
  5. Add cream cheese glaze ingredients to a blender. Mix on high until glaze is smooth with no lumps. If too thick, add another tablespoon of milk
  6. Pour into bowl and dunk doughnuts into glaze, submerging them to completely cover.
  7. Let doughnuts drain and dry on a wire rack on top of parchment paper.
  8. Sprinkle and Enjoy!


Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Broccoli and Pork Frittata

If things are hectic in your house during the morning rush out the door, or if it is crazy confusion in the evening with getting dinner over with so you can get to activities, this Broccoli and Pork Frittata is your answer. It is quick and easy to put together and if you pre-prep some of the ingredients it is even quicker. The beauty of this recipe is that you can exchange your favorite ingredients for some of the ingredients in the recipe. This recipe is also a great way to use up left overs, which is what I did with the pork! I hope you will try this recipe, because I know you will love it!

Broccoli and Pork Frittata
(printable recipe at bottom of page)

1/2 pound cooked Pork
1 1/2 ounces Onion
1/4 pound Broccoli
2 ounces Tomato
2 Eggs
4 Egg Whites
1/4 cup Milk
1 teaspoon Dry Mustard
1/4 teaspoon Black Pepper
1/3 cup Water
1/2 cup Shredded 4 Cheese Mix

Preheat oven to 350 degrees

Chop the pork, broccoli, and tomato into small bite size pieces. Chop onion into small thin slices. Set aside, but keep separate.
In a medium bowl, mix together the eggs, egg whites, milk, dry mustard and pepper.
Heat the broccoli and onion in a large pan with the water. Cook until onions are translucent. 
Add the pork and tomato. Let cook for 2 minutes on medium low heat. Add egg mixture, and cook for 5 minutes.
Sprinkle cheese over egg and veggie mix, place pan in oven and bake until egg is set and cheese is melted, 5-10 minutes. 
Remove from oven, and let it sit for 5 minutes. 
Enjoy your broccoli and pork frittata! 
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Broccoli and Pork Frittata

A "quick to put together" meal that is great for breakfast, lunch, brunch, and even dinner.
prep time: 20 MINScook time: 20 MINStotal time: 40 mins

INGREDIENTS:


  • 1/2 pound cooked Pork
  • 1 1/2 ounces Yellow Onion
  • 1/4 pound Fresh Broccoli
  • 2 ounces Fresh or canned Tomatoes
  • 2 Eggs
  • 4 Egg Whites
  • 1/4 cup Milk
  • 1 teaspoon Dry Mustard
  • 1/4 Black Pepper
  • 1/3 cup Water
  • 1/2 cup Shredded 4 Cheese Mix

INSTRUCTIONS:


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Chop the pork, broccoli, and tomato into small bite size pieces. Chop onion into small thin slices. Set aside, but keep separate.
  3. In a medium bowl, mix together the eggs, egg whites, milk, dry mustard and pepper.
  4. Heat the broccoli and onion in a large pan with the water. Cook until onions are translucent.
  5. Add the pork and tomato. Let cook for 2 minutes on medium low heat. Add egg mixture, and cook for 5 minutes.
  6. Sprinkle cheese over egg and veggie mix, place pan in oven and bake until egg is set and cheese is melted, 5-10 minutes.
  7. Remove from oven, and let it sit for 5 minutes.
  8. Enjoy your broccoli and pork frittata!
  9. Prep Note-Chop the pork, onion, broccoli and tomato the night before you plan to fix the frittata. That will save you 10-15 minutes in the morning.


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Sunday, September 18, 2016

Banana Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake / #SundaySupper

 I grew up on coffee cake. My favorite was a banana blueberry mix just like this Banana Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake. It was a staple in our house. But here's the thing-no one in our house drank coffee! As a little child, that was rather confusing. I knew what coffee was because my grandparents drank it, and oh, how I loved the smell!  But, I didn't like the taste, and that has never changed.  I am not a coffee drinker at all. So, when I realized that today's #SundaySupper theme was coffee, I was pretty sad about missing out on the fun. But when I realized that I could participate by making something you would enjoy with coffee, I couldn't wait to share this Banana Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake with you. Banana and blueberry are a fantastic combination, but add in the addition of the streusel topping and the blueberry drizzle, and it is way over the top! Coffee lover or not, you are going to love this moist, tasty, coffee cake!


 Banana Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake


 (makes 12-13 mini cakes)
Crumb Topping
3/4 cup Flour
1/4 cup Sugar
4 tablespoons Cold Butter
1/4 cup chopped Walnuts
1/2 teaspoon Ground Cinnamon

Cake
1 cup Flour
1/4 cup Sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons Baking Powder
1/2 teaspoon Baking Soda
1 teaspoon ground Cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon ground Nutmeg
1 cup fresh Blueberries
2 large Eggs
2 Bananas, mashed
1 teaspoon Vanilla 

Blueberry Drizzle
1cup Fresh Blueberries
1/2 teaspoon of Truvia
3 tablespoon Water
1/2 teaspoon Lemon Extract

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Combine the flour, sugar, and butter into a bowl. Use a pastry cutter, and cut the butter into the bowl. 
As you cut through the flour mix, the butter will continue to break down. Cut into flour mix until it is the size of a pea. Take 1/2 cup of the mix and put it into a small bowl.
 Mix the walnuts and cinnamon into the small bowl, and set it aside. 
 In the bowl with the remaining flour mix, add the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg, and blueberries.
 In a separate bowl, add the eggs, the bananas, and vanilla just until combined. 
Add to the dry mixture, and stir.
Grease and flour the pan. Fill each cavity with batter, and then top with the crumb mix that you set aside.  Bake until done, approximately 8-10 minutes. Let cool, and then remove from pan.
Add the blueberries, truvia, water and lemon extract to a small pan. Bring to a slow boil. As the mix boils, begin to push down on the blueberries with a spoon to smash berries. Continue until all the berries are smashed.
Pour the smashed berries through a strainer into a small bowl, until the juice is released. 
Drizzle the blueberry sauce over the coffee cake. Sprinkle with confectioner's sugar. Enjoy your coffee cake!
 

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