Food & Recipes

Egg and Sausage Muffins

by Rosemary Black

Egg and Sausage Muffins

Kid-Friendly RecipesPrep time: 5 minutes
Cook time: 7 minutes
Bake time: 12 to 15 minutes
Yield: 6 Servings

* Cooking spray
* 1?2 of a 12-oz package of bulk turkey or pork sausage meat, thawed
* 8 eggs
* 1?4 cup low-fat milk
* 1?4 tsp salt, or to taste
* Pinch of black pepper
* 6 English muffins
* 2 tomatoes

1. Preheat oven to 350¿¿F and spray a 12-cup muffin pan with cooking spray.

2. In a large skillet, brown the sausage until it’s crispy, breaking it up with a wooden spoon as it cooks. Cool slightly, and crumble into small chunks.

3. In a medium mixing bowl, beat eggs and milk together. Add salt and pepper, and stir in crumbled sausage.

4. Ladle mixture into prepared muffin cups. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes, or until set. Let cool, then loosen gently and remove to a plate.

5. Split and toast the English muffins. Cut tomatoes into about 12 thin slices. Place a slice on each toasted muffin half, and top with an egg-sausage muffin. Serve hot, 2 per person.

Kid-Friendly RecipeHow kids can help Crack and beat the eggs; measure ingredients
Per Serving: 308 calories, 13 g fat (3 g saturated), 710 mg sodium, 300 mg cholesterol