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Cereal Bowl Egg and Cheese Breakfast Burrito

Rated as 4.3 out of 5 Stars

"You always have time for a terrific breakfast egg burrito. It's only three minutes away with this easy microwave method."
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Ingredients

3 m servings 250 cals
Original recipe yields 1 servings (1 burrito)

Directions

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  1. Line 2-cup microwave-safe cereal bowl with microwave-safe paper towel. Press tortilla into bowl. Break egg into center of tortilla. Beat egg gently with a fork until blended, being careful not to tear tortilla.
  2. Microwave on High 30 seconds; stir. Microwave until egg is almost set, 15 to 30 seconds longer.
  3. Remove tortilla with paper towel liner from bowl to flat surface. Top egg with cheese and salsa. Fold bottom of tortilla over egg, then fold in sides.

Footnotes

  • INSIDER INFORMATION
  • Microwave ovens vary. Cooking times may need to be adjusted.
  • This recipe is an excellent source of protein and a good source of folate.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 250 calories; 13.8 g fat; 19.1 g carbohydrates; 12.1 g protein; 154 mg cholesterol; 497 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

My oldest made one each for his brother and himself. My son already is a pro at making eggs in the microwave so he knew to spray his cereal bowl well with non-stick spray before cracking his egg...

Most helpful critical review

Followed the directions as stated. My review is the same as TxCin. The egg took so long to set that the tortilla turned crisp and hard around the bowl and was soft on the bottom. Could eat ab...

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My oldest made one each for his brother and himself. My son already is a pro at making eggs in the microwave so he knew to spray his cereal bowl well with non-stick spray before cracking his egg...

I loved this! I didn't use a microwave because ours is broken. I scrambled two eggs in a pan, put the eggs in a tortilla and topped with cheese and salsa. Simple and tasty!

Followed the directions as stated. My review is the same as TxCin. The egg took so long to set that the tortilla turned crisp and hard around the bowl and was soft on the bottom. Could eat ab...

We just made these. Super easy and tasty. This is something my preteen boys will love to make themselves for a healthy snack! Thanks for the cool idea.

My 12-year-old daughter made this for her and her brother this morning. I didn’t taste it but they raved about how good it was. She added a tad of salt and some pepper. The egg needed a total...

This was a cute idea and didn't dirty any dishes, but it didn't turn out well at all. I only had jumbo eggs and mine took a full minute for the egg to cook and then the tortilla was hard and sta...

I didn't think it would be as awesome as it was. This works great! I agree with the other reviewer, it does stay in the shape of the bowl, but still it's just a little like a breakfast taco! ...

I had no idea you could even microwave eggs. But they come out perfect! This is such a simple idea, a huge time saver, and beats a poptart. I'll be using this recipe for a long time.