Egg in a Basket

Total Time
1 min
5 mins

This is an easy and fun breakfast that anyone can make and includes only 3 ingredients.

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  • 1 egg
  • 1 slice bread
  • 12 tablespoon butter


  1. Cut a circle from the center of the slice of bread using an upside down glass or biscuit cutter. Butter both sides of the bread. Place in a hot skillet over low heat. Break an egg into the center hole. Cook until the egg is set, then turn and cook the other side. Serve sprinkled with salt and pepper.
  2. Note: While your basket's a-cookin' you can toast your circular bread piece in the skillet or toaster oven.