Eggs In a Basket

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by Gee Bee

I learned this recipe while I was taking a home economics class in high school (a long time ago). I have prepared these 'eggs in a basket' for my children for Easter fun when they were small. They are all grown up now and they still insist on the 'eggs in a basket' each and every Easter. My hubby really likes them too.

Top Review by ginak59

I have been eating them since I was a kid, a quick and easy breakfast. But its funny that my husband never heard of them. lol

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Remove the crust from each slice of bread.
  2. Lightly brush each slice of bread on both sides with the melted butter.
  3. In a large cup muffin pan, place and mould each slice of bread in individual cups.
  4. Break a fresh egg in each muffin cup.
  5. Add a pinch of salt and pepper to each egg cup.
  6. Add a dab of cold butter (or oleo) on top of each egg cup.
  7. Place in a pre-heated 350 degree oven until the eggs are done to your liking.
  8. Once the eggs are done, remove from oven let cool for a couple of minutes.
  9. Remove the egg baskets from the muffin pan and serve hot with your other favorite Easter foods.

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