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Hillbilly Breakfast

Rated as 4.8 out of 5 Stars

"A perfect way to use up leftovers. Just by adding a few peppers and onions, you have a hearty breakfast. You can add any type of meat or vegetables to this dish and make it your own. This was just my husband's favorite breakfast. Enjoy!"
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30 m servings 360
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. Heat vegetable oil in a large skillet over medium heat; cook and stir sausage until browned and crumbly, about 8 minutes. Gently mix cornbread with sausage and cook until heated through, about 3 minutes. Stir eggs into sausage and cornbread, one at a time, cooking until eggs are scrambled and firm.
  2. Stir bell pepper and onion mix into skillet; cook until heated through, stirring occasionally, about 5 minutes. Season with hot sauce, salt, and black pepper.


  • Tip
  • Aluminum foil helps keep food moist, ensures it cooks evenly, keeps leftovers fresh, and makes clean-up easy.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 360 calories; 26.7 17.7 13.8 210 481 Full nutrition

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Loved this.. used homemade turkey sausage and no oil. Have leftover cornbread so I'll make this again very very soon

Oh my goodness, this was bananas. I used fresh red peppers, onions and a mess of garlic instead of using frozen and I used Chipotle Tabasco. I served this with bacon and fruit salad. Thumbs up f...

Fun and easy recipe! Made this with the left over cornbread from Mom's Sweet Buttermilk Corn Bread recipe on this site. So many different things you can do with this such different veggies or ...

This was pretty good; I skipped the oil, used fresh bell pepper and some spring onions and a couple mushrooms that I needed to use up (cooked them with the sausage) and added some muenster chees...

Wowza.... This is the BOMB DIGGITY!!!! Who woulda thought, cornbread in your egg skillet?? Best invention ever!

Great way to use up day old corn bread! Used ham, since had in the house and used fresh bell pepper and onion which I sautéed in olive oil. Forgot to add cheese, but served with salsa.

used ham instead of sausage and added creole seasoning, franks buffalo sauce and salsa to the mix! it was great!

Baked it with cheese after cooking in pan

First off, I had no corn bread at my disposal, which I'm sure makes the recipe very different. I took one of those Costco Torta rolls, microwaved the water out, and threw it in a food processor....