Easter Brunch Casserole

Serves: 6-8 people
Cooking Time: 1:20

Ingredients:
1 pack English muffin (6 whole muffins)
6 ounces ham, thinly sliced
15 shiitake mushrooms, stemmed, caps sliced
1 onion, diced
2 tablespoons butter
4 ounces goat cheese, crumbled (about 1 1/2 cups)
4 ounces Swiss cheese, grated (about 1 1/2 cups)
4 ounces Parmesan cheese, grated (about 1 1/2 cups)
1/4 cup chopped Basil
18 large eggs
2 1/2 cups whole milk
1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
1 teaspoon salt
cooking spray

Directions:

Preheat oven to 350°F. Melt butter in large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add onions and mushrooms and sauté about 8 minutes until tender. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Let the mushroom and onions cool. Spray a 13x9x2-inch glass baking dish with cooking spray. Cut the English muffins in half, Line the bottom of the baking dish with 1 layer of bread (6 halves), Arrange half of ham evenly over bread. Sprinkle half of the goat cheese, Swiss cheese, parmesan cheese, basil, and mushrooms on top of the ham. Next add a second layer of English muffins. Layer remaining ham, goat cheese, Swiss cheese, parmesan cheese, basil, mushrooms and onions on top of bread. Whisk eggs, milk, mustard, and salt in bowl and a pinch of pepper. Pour egg mixture over bread and press down on the bread with a spatula allowing the bread to soak up egg mixture.

Bake about 1 hour until center is set and golden brown. Remove from oven and cut into squares to serve.

Easter Casserole Recipe

 

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Berry & Apricot Easter Cereal Treats

Serves: 10-12 people
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 1:15 minutes

Ingredients:
1/4 cup Butter
1 (10.5 ounce) Package Miniature Marshmallows
1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
1 (12oz) Box Special K Red Berry Cereal
1/2 cup Dried Blueberries
1/2 cup Dried Cranberries
1 pack (6oz) Dried Apricots
Optional: Themed Easter Cookie Cutters

Directions:
Grease a 9×13 inch pan with cooking spray. Chop the apricots into small pieces and set aside. In a large microwave safe bowl, combine butter, vanilla extract and marshmallows. Microwave on high for 1 to 2 minutes, stopping to stir the mixture every 30 seconds until smooth. Remove the mixture from the microwave and add and the cereal, blueberries, cranberries and apricots. Stir well. Pour the mixture into the cooking pan, cover with plastic wrap, and press contents evenly into pan with your fingers or a spoon (to create the hard bar texture). Let the treats cool for about 1 hours until the mixture is firm to touch. Cut into squares or for a festive look use decorated Easter themed cookie cutters to make bunny or egg shape treats.

Berry & Apricot Easter Cereal Treats Recipe

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Easter Sunday Stuffed Chicken Breast

Serves: 4 people
Cooking Time: 40 minutes

Ingredients:
4 Skin on Boneless Chicken Breast
4 Tablespoons Premade Pesto
4 Slices Pre-Packed Prosciutto
4 Slices Swiss Cheese
Pinch of Salt & Pepper

Directions:
Preheat oven to 450°. Season each chicken breast with salt and pepper. Gently peal back the skin being very careful not to rip or tear it, and season underneath with salt and pepper. Next take 1 tablespoon of the premade pesto and smear it on top of each chicken breast (under the skin). Followed with a piece of prosciutto and a slice of Swiss cheese. Once complete, fold the skin back over the ingredients and place each breast onto the non-stick sheet pan. Bake in oven for 25-30 minutes or until cooked. Serve with pasta, salad, or any favorite side dish.

Easter Sunday Stuffed Chicken Breast Recipe

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