AuthorCustom
DifficultyIntermediate

eggs-in-a-basket

Eggs in a Basket

Ingredients

 1 egg
 1 slice of bread
 1 tsp butter
 salt to taste
 pepper to taste

 

Steps

1

Gather ingredients.

2

Use a cookie cutter to cut out your favorite shape in the center of each piece of bread.

If no cookie cutter is available, gently tear a hole in the middle of your bread.

3

Butter 1 side of each piece of bread, including the cutout pieces, with the remaining butter.

4

Heat griddle to medium-high heat.

Melt 1 tsp. butter on griddle.

5

Place the bread on the griddle with the butter side down.

6

Break 1 egg into a small dish and gently slide it into the hole in the bread.

Cook until the egg is golden on the bottom, 1 to 2 minutes.

7

Using the spatula, gently flip to cook on the other side, about 1 minute.

Place on serving plate and sprinkle with salt and pepper.

Yields1 Serving

Ingredients

 1 egg
 1 slice of bread
 1 tsp butter
 salt to taste
 pepper to taste

Directions

1
1

Gather ingredients.

2
2

Use a cookie cutter to cut out your favorite shape in the center of each piece of bread.

3

If no cookie cutter is available, gently tear a hole in the middle of your bread.

3
4

Butter 1 side of each piece of bread, including the cutout pieces, with the remaining butter.

4
5

Heat griddle to medium-high heat.

6

Melt 1 tsp. butter on griddle.

5
7

Place the bread on the griddle with the butter side down.

6
8

Break 1 egg into a small dish and gently slide it into the hole in the bread.

9

Cook until the egg is golden on the bottom, 1 to 2 minutes.

7
10

Using the spatula, gently flip to cook on the other side, about 1 minute.

11

Place on serving plate and sprinkle with salt and pepper.

Eggs in a Basket