Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Choose from quick and healthy breakfasts on the run to delicious brunch recipes, such as strata, quiches and frittatas to pancakes, waffles and French toast.
Cinnamon and bacon go together better than you may think! These bacon-packed pancakes will be a showstopper at your next weekend brunch.
Yield: Makes 13.
Use apple juice instead of water with this quick-cooking oatmeal for added sweetness and flavour. Goodies like pecans, raisins and a splash of maple syrup make this a tasty hot breakfast.
Yield: Serves 6.
A little bit naughty and a little bit nice: this granola does contain sugar and cocoa but is also full of healthy ingredients like flaxseed, flaked coconut, sunflower seeds and dried blueberries.
Yield: Makes 10 cups.
Tags: Make Ahead
Sweet and eggy French toast is a brunch time classic. Use thick slices of French bread or challah for this recipe and serve it with plenty of maple syrup.
Yield: Makes 8.
This healthy granola is a mix of rolled oats, dried fruit, nuts, flaxseed and other wholesome goodies. Serve it for breakfast with milk or dry as a nutritious snack.
Tags: Vegetarian, Low Sodium
Bake the flavours of a Denver omelette into a muffin. Serve these savoury ham and cheese muffins as a quick breakfast or part of a bagged lunch.
Yield: Makes 12.
Tags: Kid-Friendly, Freezer Friendly, Make Ahead
There is no easier way to make jam than by zapping it for a few minutes in the microwave. This is a brilliant way to use up any leftover fresh blueberries that you may have, though frozen blueberries work just as well.
Yield: Makes 2 cups.
This brunch casserole is perfect for Christmas morning. Soak bread and cranberries overnight in an egg and orange juice mixture before baking the next morning for a rich take on traditional French toast.
Yield: Serves 8.
Tags: Vegetarian, Make Ahead
Balsamic vinegar brings out the flavours of the strawberries, melon and grapes in this fruit salad. Serve it with breakfast or with a dollop of whipped cream as a summer dessert.
This elegant egg pie is studded with chopped smoked salmon, baby spinach and soft goat cheese. Serve it at a special occasion brunch or lunch with a green side salad.
Tags: Freezer Friendly, Make Ahead, Seafood & Fish