Eggs in Ramekin

Enjoy a "breakfast for dinner night" when you are strapped for time! Most breakfast food is quick and there's always a lot to work with in the fridge. This recipe is more of a technique than a recipe and a fantastic way to get your kids to eat eggs. They are very much like a poached egg except you can add herbs, cheese, and tomato sauce because it's in a ramekin. Paired with a light salad this makes a delicious and healthy meal!

Ingredients

Butter 4 Teaspoon
Cream 4 Tablespoon (or half and half)
Eggs 8 Medium
Salt To Taste
Pepper To Taste
Chives 1⁄2 Teaspoon , chpooed
Italian parsley 1 Teaspoon , chopped
Gruyere cheese 1 Teaspoon
Basil 1⁄2 Teaspoon
Asiago cheese 1 Teaspoon
Tomato sauce 2 Tablespoon

Directions

MAKING

1. In four small ramekins, brush the bottom with butter.

2. Put in a tablespoon of cream in each ramekins.

3. In a pan with boiling water, place the ramekins and break 2 eggs in each ramekin.

4. Sprinkle salt and pepper over each ramekin.

FINALIZING

5. Top the eggs as desired, with chives, parsley, gruyere cheese, asiago cheese, basil and tomato sauce.

6, Allow to cook until the egg whites are set, carefully remove the ramekins out from the pan.

SERVING

7. Serve eggs in ramekin hot with garlic crostini if desired.

Recipe Summary

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Preparation Time: 5 Minutes
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 230Calories from Fat 127

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21.8%

Saturated Fat 6.33 g31.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 386.7 mg

Sodium 267.7 mg11.15%

Total Carbohydrates 13 g4.3%

Dietary Fiber 0.12 g0%

Sugars 6.4 g

Protein 12 g24.8%

Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 1.6%

Calcium 10.2% Iron 9.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet