Breakfast Cups


  • Prep Time15 mins
  • Total Time40 mins
  • Makes12 breakfast cups
Breakfast Cups

Don't let the name fool you, these pint-sized snacks are perfect for breakfast, lunch, snack time or dinner.


  • 1 lb yellow-flesh potatoes

  • 1/2 tsp salt

  • pinch black pepper

  • cooking spray

  • 12 large muffin tin liners


  • scrambled eggs

  • salsa

  • cheese, shredded

  • sausage

  • guacamole

  • sour cream

  • green onions


  • Preheat oven to 400F. Line a 12-cup muffin pan with paper liners. Spray the inside of each liner thoroughly with cooking spray (preferably olive oil spray).

  • Wash potatoes. Peel if desired but not necessary. Grate into a large bowl. Take handfuls of potatoes and squeeze, discarding excess liquid. Stir salt and pepper into potatoes.

  • Scoop 1/3 cup grated potato into each liner. Gently press up the sides of the liners, forming a nest.

  • Bake for 30 to 35 minutes, or until cooked through and golden. Remove from oven. Fill with favourite breakfast toppings.

Watch our video to see how the kids can help make these tasty Breakfast Cups:

This article was originally published on Sep 02, 2014

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