Friday, May 4, 2007

FIF~Breakfast Edition~Eggs in a nest


6 tablespoons butter, melted
2 cloves garlic, minced
3 sheets phyllo dough, thawed
8 eggs
2 tablespoons water
4 tablespoons butter
1 cup diced ham
1 cup grated Cheddar
Salt and pepper
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.

Butter 4 muffin cups. In a small bowl, combine melted butter and garlic. On a cutting board, stack 3 phyllo sheets and cut into fourths, forming 12 squares. Cover phyllo with a damp paper towel when not in use because it dries out quickly. Press 1 phyllo square (one sheet thick) into bottom of each muffin cup. (Don't worry if phyllo tears) Brush with butter. Add another layer of phyllo and brush with butter. Repeat a third time. Bake for 10 minutes. Carefully remove phyllo baskets from muffin cups and cool on wire rack. In a medium bowl, beat eggs and add 1 tablespoon water. Melt 2 tablespoons butter in a medium skillet and add eggs. Sprinkle ham over eggs. Scramble eggs to desired doneness. Sprinkle in cheese and stir until melted. Season with salt and pepper and spoon into phyllo baskets.

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11 comments:

Joyful Days said...

Oh Annie!! These looks so good.

Jessica said...

Sounds yummy! Thanks for sharing!

mjpuzzlemom said...

These look good... but Phyllo scares me! LOL!

Thanks for sharing,

MJ

ChupieandJ'smama said...

That looks yummy! Hope Izzy likes the smoothie tips :)

By the grace of God ... said...

This would look so pretty on a brunch spread! Thanks for sharing, bet it tastes great.

Jammy said...

That is a pretty recipe, I'm thinking Mom's day brunch perhaps?!! :)

Jenn

Lorie said...

That looks good. Thanks for sharing!

Rae said...

Those look great! I'll be trying them soon. Thanks for sharing! =)

Magi said...

These look really interesting. Thanks!

Ribbon Rock Star said...

This looks awesome.

Linda

Michelle said...

This sounds great! I'll have to buy some of that phyllo dough next week so Joe can make this!