Savory Breakfast Muffins

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins

Another gem from Eating Well (April/May 2005).

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 400°F Coat muffin tin with cooking spray or line with papers.
  2. Combine first 6 ingredients in bowl.
  3. In another bowl, whisk together eggs, buttermilk, oil, and butter. Fold in scallions, Canadian bacon, cheese, and red pepper.
  4. Make a well in the middle of the dry ingredients. Add wet ingredients and mix until just moistened. Scoop into muffin tin.
  5. Bake for 20 - 22 minutes. Let cool for 5 minutes before removing from tin. Serve warm!
Most Helpful

Scrum-dittily-umptious! I've been looking for a quick savory breakfast for a loooooong time. I'm not a big sweets-in-the-morning girl and this really hit the spot! Next time I'm going to add scrambled eggs!

Kasper August 12, 2007

Carianne, I came to post this myself, but here they are! I just baked up a batch for today's breakfast, and they're very good. I used 3 strips of leftover bacon, and half parmesan for the cheese. I also used whole wheat pastry flour, replacing 1/2 c with soy flour for added protein and fiber. Next time I'll add more salt (because I didn't use the called-for amount of the salty meat, they could've used a bit more-- that was solved this time around by sprinkling a bit of salt on each half post-baking). My copy of Eating Well indicates 2 T melted butter and 1 cup sliced scallions. Thanks for posting!

Heather U. May 04, 2005