Brunch, but Make It Easter — Recipes That Will Make You Forget All About the Egg Hunt
Rise and shine, because Easter morning just got a whole lot better! If you thought that the ham was your favorite thing to eat on Easter, think again. We found the tastiest, heartiest, and hands-down best breakfast and brunch recipes that will have you wishing it was Easter every day of the year. From jam-packed frittatas to sweet and savory pancakes, the breakfast table is where you can find all the best holiday bites around. Be sure to push your egg hunt to later in the day, because these brunch bites are worth savoring. Enjoy!
Ham Sweet Potato Frittata
Complete with crispy ham, sweet potatoes, caramelized onions, and crumbled feta cheese, this frittata will have you going back for seconds (and maybe even thirds).
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Feed even the pickiest eaters when you put out this versatile breakfast board. Fill it with waffles, fresh fruit, hard-boiled eggs, and more.
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Breakfast Egg Crêpes
These easy gluten-free breakfast crepes include mouthwatering bites of bacon, roasted tomatoes, and fried eggs. Yes, please.
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Your Sunday best doesn't just refer to your clothing anymore! This fun and creative Easter bread recipe will turn your table into a festive and delicious feast.
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Whip up warm crêpes in no time with this easy recipe. Feel free to add as much whipped cream, fresh fruit, and syrup as you want!
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Asparagus Quiche With Hash Brown Crust
Imagine: a crispy, crunchy potato crust with a cheesy filling and fresh vegetables. Need we say more?
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Eggs Benedict Bake
Make Easter morning a breeze when you whip up this overnight bake the day before. Layed with English muffins, hearty bacon, and hollandaise sauce, this recipe will fill everyone up until dinner rolls around.
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Whole-Grain Pancake Coffee Cake
A crumb topping and maple glaze are just a couple things that make this whole-grain pancake coffee cake a treat.
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Overnight French Toast
Enjoy a fuss-free morning when you make this overnight French toast in advance. With hints of cinnamon, maple, and vanilla, every bite is a treat.
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Earl Grey Gluten-Free Bundt Cake
This bundt cake is infused with earl grey tea and topped with a bright pink blood orange icing. Imagine noshing on that with a fresh cup of orange juice.
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Turkey Apple Breakfast Patties
Pack on the protein when you make these delicious breakfast patties. Pair them with fried eggs or make a wholesome breakfast bowl with avo, greens, and more.
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Cinnamon Blueberry Waffles
This gluten-free recipe yields 10 waffles, meaning you can eat these all morning long. Feel free to substitute any fruit or spice for something else, and don't be afraid to get creative!
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Crispy Breakfast Potatoes
Make breakfast dreams come true when you drizzle these savory breakfast potatoes with chili garlic oil and herbs. Make sure you have enough for seconds!
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Cottage Cheese Pancakes
Fluffy and packed with protein, these cottage cheese pancakes make for a hearty breakfast. Top them with seasonal fruit and syrup.
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Hash Brown Casserole
Rich potatoes, sour cream, and melted cheese make this hash brown casserole hard not to drool over.
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Tortilla Española With Chorizo
Thick, salty, and savory, this tortilla española will turn anyone into a morning person. Douse it in sriracha and herbs to make it complete.
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Light, flaky, and easy to make, these scones pair well with butter and jam. Don't forget the tea!
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Puff Pastry Asparagus Bundles
Looking for an easy side to add to your breakfast spread? These asparagus bundles are just what you need. Filled with brie cheese and prosciutto, these will go fast!
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Egg and Croissant Brunch Bake
Make the best brunch bake of all time when you follow this easy recipe. Complete with Swiss and Gruyere cheese, brown sugar ham, caramelized onions, and spinach cooked into rich eggs and topped with crispy golden croissants, there's no denying that breakfast is the most important meal of the day.
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Morning Glory Muffins
Rising and shining is totally doable when you have these muffins to look forward to. With apples, carrots, coconut, raisins, pecans, and hints of vanilla, these are sure to go fast.
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Who said pumpkin was just a fall flavor? Make these pumpkin pancakes alongside sausage and eggs to get the most out of breakfast.
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Cinnamon Sugar Coffee Cake
No breakfast is complete without coffee cake! Especially when it's filled with cinnamon sugar.
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Breakfast tacos never go out of style, and this recipe proves that to be true. Bursting with meat, veggies, and salsa, these will fortify you for the day.
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Sweet Corn and Candied Bacon Pancakes
Take pancakes to the next level when you make these filled-to-the-brim breakfast bites. Candied bacon and sweet corn make these the perfect mix of salty and sugary.
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Nutella French Toast
You can never have enough Nutella, which is why this French toast recipe is an absolute must. Top each piece off with powdered sugar and strawberries.
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Boursin Smoked-Salmon Omelet Roll
Indulge in breakfast like never before when you make this show-stopping omelet roll. It's oozing with rich herb-infused cheese, rich smoked salmon, and healthy greens.
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Zucchini Chocolate Chip Pancakes
If you're looking to get a little dose of veggies into your meal, these pancakes are the way to go. Not to mention, they're also light, fluffy, and totally tasty.
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Timeless and tasty, blueberry pancakes should make their debut at every brunch. Top them with sweet syrup and whipped cream if you're feeling fancy.
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Roasted Cheesy Breakfast Potatoes
Breakfast potatoes are an essential brunch side, so don't forget these! Add all the cheese you want, and dig in.
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Bacon Corn Muffins
These savory bacon-filled corn muffins go hand-in-hand with warm butter and big appetites.
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Opt for a low-carb breakfast when you make these delightful berry parfaits. Blueberry sauce, granola, and raspberries make these rich and delicious.
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Cheddar Boxty (Irish Potato Pancakes)
Crispy on the outside and creamy on the inside, these cheese-filled pancakes are perfect for those looking for a hearty brunch.
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Whole-Wheat Hot Cross Buns With Dried Cherries and Lemon
Put a new spin on hot cross buns when you fill them with tart cherries and drizzle them with a lemon glaze. Yum!
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Greek Crockpot Breakfast Casserole
Get the crockpot ready to roll because this easy recipe will have your mouth watering in seconds. This vegetarian and gluten-free casserole boasts eggs, cheese, healthy veggies.
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Nutella-lovers rejoice! These chocolatey pancakes are bursting with goodness and topped with warm syrup and fruit. Yes, please!
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Bacon, Egg, and Creamed Spinach Breakfast Toast
Creamed spinach, juicy bacon, and runny eggs make this toast a breakfast favorite. Finish it off with a dash of salt, pepper, and hot sauce.
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Flaky Honey Brioche Bread
See if you can taste the sweet honey that's intertwined into this soft bread. Be sure to wash it down with a homemade latte or cup of tea.
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Sausage and Potato Breakfast Hash
With just seven ingredients, this breakfast hash can be made any day of the week.
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Asparagus and Feta Cheese Crustless Quiche
This low-cal quiche recipe is filled with flavorful asparagus and rich feta, both of which make every bite that good.
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Sweet Potato Pancakes
These slightly-sweet pancakes are ideal for those who want something hearty and healthy. Just add syrup!
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Herby Everything Cheddar Swirl Buns
Cheddar cheese, basil pesto, fresh herbs, and everything bagel spices work together to bring these swirly buns to life.
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Skillet Salmon Potato Hash
This salmon-filled dish doubles as a brunch and dinner entreé. Pair with toast in the morning and a glass of wine at night.
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Lemon Ricotta Pancakes
Sweet and somewhat tangy, these ricotta pancakes will make brunch so much more exciting. Notice how effortlessly the syrup pairs with the lemon juice.
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Eggs Benedict on Hash Browns
Pair your eggs benedict with crispy hash browns to make the most satisfying breakfast meal of all.
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Make-Ahead Baked Eggs
Packed with turkey sausage, mushrooms, and tomatoes, these simple egg dishes are low in calories and easy to make the night before.
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Two words: bacon pancakes. Yup, you heard it here first. These savory pancakes are a total crowd pleaser, to say the least.
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Smoked Salmon Breakfast Frittatas
Bring brunch to another level when you present these smoked salmon frittatas to the table. With a warm egg base and smoked salmon filling, these will wow everyone who tastes them.
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Raspberry Rose Baked French Toast
In a little under an hour, you can make a brunch to impress when you cook up this gorgeous French toast. Top it off with colorful roses to really make it pack a punch.
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Skillet Huevos Rancheros
Put your skillets to good use when you make these tasty huevos rancheros. They're perfect for individual servings, but can also be shared as light sides.
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Sausage, Egg, and Cheese Bagel Pizzas
Pizza for breakfast? We think yes! These pizza bagels are made on everything bagel halves and are topped with scrambled eggs, sausage, and cheese, and then placed in the oven until they're perfectly toasted.
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Roasted Tomato, Italian Sausage, and Ricotta Frittatas
To master these frittatas, simply throw all the ingredients in a pan, toss it in the oven, and breakfast is served.
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Mediterranean Breakfast Egg Bake
Bring all the best Mediterranean flavors to the table with this breakfast egg bake. Crumbled feta and a dash of herbs are the secret ingredients.
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Baked Nutella Doughnuts
Nutella always tastes good, especially when it's coated over a rich doughnut. These tasty treats can be topped off with sprinkles, nuts, or even a sweet cereal.
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Goat Cheese Scrambled Eggs With Pesto and Kale
Imagine rich goat cheese sprinkled atop warm eggs with a flavorful kick of pesto and kale on the side. Yup, that's what this breakfast dish is all about.
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Kale and Caramelized Onion Frittata
This veggie-filled frittata is a breakfast-lover's dream come true. We suggest serving it with crunchy toast and a side of sausage.
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Apples, cranberries, brown sugar, and oatmeal work together to make the best baked breakfast dish you ever did have.
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Gluten-Free Butternut Squash Pancakes
If a healthy breakfast is what you're in search of, these butternut squash pancakes are calling your name. Made with mashed butternut squash, gluten-free flour, eggs, and dairy-free milk, these are just as light as they are delicious.
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Goat Cheese Avocado Egg Sandwich
Making egg sandwiches is easy, fast, and fuss-free. Serve these as small sides or make them the main entreé when you add sausage and veggies.
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Egg Benedict Casserole
You've never had a casserole until you've had this casserole. English muffins are cooked together with rich ham, and topped off with a simple eggs benedict sauce that just seals the deal.
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Caramel Apple Pie Spiced Coffee Cake
This spiced coffee cake is so heavenly, you won't be able to take just one bite. It goes well with warm coffee or milk, so be sure to grab a glass.
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Chipotle Guacamole Eggs Benedict
If Hollandaise sauce is too rich for you, opt for a creamy guacamole instead. The poached egg with the ripe avocado is hard to resist.
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A classic staple, it doesn't get much better than buttermilk waffles. Add banana slices, strawberries, or Nutella to make every bit as mouth-watering as the first.
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Double-Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins
For an easy brunch side, make these poppy seed muffins to add to the table. They're light enough to eat with a meal, yet hearty enough to fill you up.
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Baked Blueberry Lemon French Toast
This big batch of French toast includes sweet Hawaiian bread, blueberries, and lemon zest to bring you a baked treat that's as delicious as ever.
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Bell Pepper, Corn, and Pea Cheesy Mini Frittatas
These mini frittatas are only about 100 calories, so you can eat up without worrying about over-indulging.
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Bacon, Egg, and Cheese Frittata
Bacon, potatoes, cheese, and chives give this frittata all the flavor you need. Just add toast!
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Avocado Toast With Poached Eggs and Parmesan
Whole-grain bread and fresh herbs will kick this avocado toast into full gear. Trust us.
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Flourless Banana Bread Bars
These gluten- and dairy-free banana bars are a great for anyone looking for a quick breakfast bite. Simply make these the night before, and set them out for everyone to enjoy come morning.
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Turkey Sausage, Cheddar, and Broccoli Mini Frittatas
At 150 calories with 12 grams of protein, these mini muffins are tasty, light, and savory.
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Baked Strawberry-Glazed Doughnuts
Colorful sprinkles? Pink glaze? Warm doughnuts? What more could you want?
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Buckwheat Blender Pancakes
These buckwheat pancakes are filled with fiber and protein and are gluten-free. Coat them in syrup and fruit for the best results.
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Turkey and Kale Butternut Squash Egg Muffins
Made with butternut squash, kale, ground turkey, egg, and herbs, these muffins are nutritious and delicious.
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Sweet Cinnamon Rolls
Cinnamon rolls need a spot at every brunch table, and this simple recipe will have them out on the table in 30 minutes flat.
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Dress (your table) to impress when you display this gorgeous strawberry tart front and center. All you need are strawberries, a sheet of frozen puff pastry, whipping cream, and sugar to make this sweet treat.
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Spiralized Potato Breakfast Pie With Avocado and Fried Eggs
Runny eggs, tangy sriracha, and creamy avocados bring this breakfast pie to life. Serve it with toast or an English muffin.
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Overnight Spiced Sugar Buns
Complete with vanilla sugar, cinnamon filling, and rich dough, these overnight spiced sugar will soothe every sweet tooth craving you have.
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Spiralized Potato Breakfast Frittata With Sausage and Peas
Small but mighty, the peas in this breakfast frittata pack a big punch. Feel free to add herbs and pepper to spice it up a bit.
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Sheet-Pan Egg Sandwiches
You'll be eating egg sandwiches for breakfast, lunch, and dinner with this sheet-pan recipe. It can make up to 15 sandwiches, so be prepared to freeze the leftovers.
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Freezer-Friendly Breakfast Taquitos
If making things ahead of time is up your alley, these breakfast taquitos are for you. Filled with eggs, sausage, tomatoes, avocado, and cheese, you can have these ready in no time.
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Scrambled Eggs With Smoked Salmon and Chives
Bring some color to your table with this bright egg dish. Topped with gorgeous pink salmon and bright green chives, this toast is a crowd pleaser.
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Roasted Red Pepper and Feta Frittata
Onions, garlic, eggs, and red peppers make every bite of this frittata packed with flavor.
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Potato Chive Waffles With Avocado Mash and Fried Egg
Let potatoes take center stage at your brunch when you make these waffle spin-offs. They're melt-in-your-mouth-good and are packed with your favorite morning flavors.
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Freezer-Friendly Ham, Egg, and Cheddar Breakfast Sandwiches
Classic, cool, and oh-so-good, these ham, egg, and cheddar breakfast sandwiches are almost too easy to make. You can thank us later.
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Prosciutto and Parmesan Mini Frittatas
Step up your brunch game when you introduce these prosciutto and parmesan mini frittatas to the scene. They're fancy to look at but easy to make. A win-win!
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Pesto, Bacon, and Zucchini Noodle Frittata With Mushrooms and Kale
Pesto seems to only really make its debut at dinnertime, and this recipe begs to change that. This veggie-filled frittata has the perfect hint of pesto that your brunch was missing.
Freezer-Friendly Gluten-Free Breakfast Burritos
High in protein and low in carbs, these breakfast burritos are a brunch-lover's go-to meal. Pack them with eggs, salsa, black beans, and anything else your heart desires.
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Cinnamon Streusel Pumpkin Coffee Cake With Maple Glaze
Moist, sweet, and dripping in cinnamon streusel and a thick maple glaze, this pumpkin coffee cake will make waking up so much better.
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Cheesy Chicken, Broccoli, and Egg Skillet
Juicy chicken, warm broccoli, and rich eggs turn this easy skillet into a breakfast masterpiece. Add a side of buttered toast to make this meal complete.
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Double-Chocolate Baked Doughnuts
Chocolate on chocolate is the name of game here. With a fluffy chocolate base and rich chocolate glaze, these will fly off the rack before they even get a chance to cool.
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Cream-Cheese-Swirled Carrot Coffee Cake
Rich coffee cake flecked with fresh carrots and small raisins is just part of what makes this breakfast so good. The vanilla cream cheese filling definitely helps, too.
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Broccoli and Cheddar Egg Muffins
Broccoli fans will go wild over these cheesy egg muffins. Serve them hot for best results.
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