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6 review(s) averaging 4.7. 83% would make again

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This my family's favorite breakfast. My adult children still ask me to make this. Everyone who has ever tried this just loves it.

"Simple yet satisfying. Husband really liked it. The key is to crisp the potatoes!"

- mariawatkins


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8 slices bacon cooked; as crisp as you like
4 cups hashbrown potatoes; freshly shredded or frozen
0.5 onion; finely chopped
1 t Salt
0.5 t Black pepper
0.25 t cayenne pepper
0.25 t garlic powder
2 tablespoon Butter
4 Eggs; beaten
1 cup sharp cheddar cheese
2 green onions; chopped (optional)
dollops sour cream; (optional)

Original recipe makes 4



In skillet fry bacon to desired crispness remove from pan drain on paper towel and crumble.

Add potatoes and onion to bacon drippings in pan. Sprinkle with seasonings, fry to desired crispness. Remove from pan and drain on paper towel. Wipe pan down

Melt butter in pan. Return potatoes to pan. Pour beaten eggs over potatoes stir and cook until egg almost set.

Top potatoes with crumbled bacon. Sprinkle cheese over bacon. Leave in pan until cheese melts.

Top with chopped green onions and sour cream if desired


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Thanks for the recipe. I'm a guy who doesn't cook much and my family was surprised. I added jalape?os for an additional kick.
Jaythepainter 1 year ago

ellenryan 2 years ago

cmv013 2 years ago

Simple yet satisfying. Husband really liked it. The key is to crisp the potatoes!
mariawatkins 2 years ago

A great breakfast dish. definitely a must try.
Lionstar 3 years ago

The most important part is to get the potatoes to desired crispness. The type of pan and personal taste is key. [I posted this recipe.]
sunnyd36 7 years ago

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