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Jeffrey's Eggs in a Basket

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"Wonderful recipe that I saw in V for Vendetta. Had flashbacks to camping with my family."
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13 m servings 232
Original recipe yields 6 servings


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  1. Cut a 2-inch hole in each slice of bread. Reserve rounds. Butter both sides of each slice.
  2. Heat a nonstick skillet over medium heat. Place 3 slices of buttered bread in the skillet. Crack 1 egg into each hole. Cook until bottom of eggs begin to set and turn opaque, 2 to 3 minutes. Flip; cook until eggs are set and bread is golden brown, about 1 minute more. Repeat with remaining bread and eggs.
  3. Serve with bread rounds for dipping into egg yolks.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 232 calories; 16.1 13.1 8.8 221 328 Full nutrition

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Great recipe, Jeffrey. I prefer your method to the sunny-side-up recipes offered on this site. I hadn’t thought of “Egg in a Basket” since I was a kid. My Grandma alternated this with loaded waf...