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Put Your Eggs in a Basket

Creativity is important when trying to make smarter eating choices and sometimes all it takes is looking at some classic ingredients in a new light.

If your go-to breakfast sammie feels a little lackluster these days, don’t panic, we’ve got you covered and you’re not alone.

Mix up that classic egg and cheese sandwich, a breakfast go-to, with a subtle yet interesting switch by whipping up this Cheesy Eggs in a Basket recipe.
The nutrients from eggs combined with the benefits of whole grain found in Oroweat Healthfull® bread serves as a powerhouse combo that is super simple to make and reminds our taste-buds why the breakfast sandwich is such a delicious classic.

Cheesy Eggs in a Basket
• 1 slice Oroweat Healthfull® Bread Steel Cut Oats & Honey
• 1 egg
• 2 tbsp shredded cheese
• 1 tbsp butter
• Salt & pepper
• Ham or bacon (optional)

Recipes Makes One Sandwich

Take a circle cutter and cut hole out of center of bread. Melt butter in a small skillet over medium heat. While that's melting, beat an egg in a small bowl and stir in cheese as well as pre-cooked ham or bacon (optional).Place your bread in the melted butter. Carefully pour egg into hole. Salt and pepper first side to taste. Flip to other side once egg is set and bottom of bread is toasted. Salt and pepper again to taste. Serve hot.