Green Chili and Chorizo Breakfast Strata

READY IN: 1hr 20mins
Recipe by CaribbeanQueen

Nice and zippy! The hubby and I are "chili heads" so we always add a couple of chopped fresh jalapenos. Do so to suit your own tastes.

Top Review by pigtailone

turned out good...spicy...hubby loved it and he usually doesn't like food this spicy...i used pork chorizo since he prefers that over beef

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Butter an 8-cup baking dish.
  2. Saute' chorizo in heavy skillet over medium-low heat until cooked through, about 15 minutes. Using slotted spoon, transfer chorizo to paper toweling to drain.
  3. Whisk next 5 ingredients in large bowl. Place 2 bread slices in bottom of prepared dish. Sprinkle with 3/4 cup cheese and half each of chilies, cilantro and chorizo.
  4. Pour 1/3 of egg mixture over.
  5. Repeat layering with 2 bread slices, 3/4 cup cheese and remaining chilies, cilantro, and chorizo.
  6. Top with 2 bread slices.
  7. Pour remaining egg mixture over and sprinkle with remaining cheese.
  8. Cover; chill overnight.
  9. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  10. Bake Strata uncovered until puffed and golden, about 55 minutes.
  11. Let stand 5 minutes or so befoe serving.

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