Cheese and Bacon Strata
|Bread slice||5 , toasted and buttered|
|Cheddar cheese||2 Cup (32 tbs), grated|
|Half and half||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Dry mustard||1 Teaspoon|
|Bacon slices||4 , cooked and crumbled|
Cut toast into 1 -inch cubes.
Spread toast cubes and cheese in a deep tube pan.
Combine eggs, half-and-half, salt and mustard; pour over the bread-cheese layer.
Cover and refrigerate at least 4 hours.
Sprinkle with bacon, paprika and pepper.
Cover with waxed paper and microwave on MEDIUM (50 percent) power for 16-18 minutes; rotate dish if necessary.
Let stand 5 minutes before serving.