Breakfast & Brunch Recipes

Start your day off with these breakfast recipes for omelettes, pancakes, eggs Benedict, biscuits and gravy, hot cereal, and breakfast bars. And don't miss our tempting selection of sweet breakfast favorites: cinnamon rolls, muffins, and quick breakfast recipes, like smoothies and make-ahead breakfast casseroles.

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20 Easy Breakfast Casseroles Ideal for Brunch and Beyond

Whether you're prepping brunch for a group or cooking ahead for breakfasts for the work week, it's time to make friends with these large-format starts to the day.
By Frances Kim

Baked Stuffed French Toast

Rating: 3 stars 208
Both sweet and savory, this make-ahead brunch entree is stuffed with ham and Gruyere cheese and served with maple syrup. This family-friendly dish goes well with a green salad.

Easy Waffles

Rating: 3.5 stars 294
Consider this your new, go-to waffle recipe when you want to start your day off on a sweet note. No fussy steps or unexpected ingredients are required here, which means you can whip these up whenever your cravings hit.

Easy Basic Pancakes

Rating: 3.5 stars 4791
Nothing says "weekend" like homemade pancakes for breakfast. Our easy recipe will help you whip them up in less than 30 minutes. Making pancake batter from scratch is so simple that you'll wonder why you never did it before!

How to Make an Omelet, the Breakfast Classic

Our test kitchen's secrets to getting this diner favorite just right—in three swift steps.
By Claire Sullivan

Our Best Breakfast Quick Breads, Muffins, Scones, and Pastries to Help You Start Your Day Deliciously

Get an excellent start every day of the week with these delicious takes on classic breakfast baked goods. As sure as the sun rises in the east, these quick breads, muffins, pastries, scones, and sweet yeast breads will make any morning meal special.
By Jenny Comita

Simple Crepes

Rating: 3.5 stars 825
Crepes are easier to make than you think. These French street-food staples can be dressed up with sweet or savory toppings and any number of flavorful fillings.

Classic French Toast

Rating: 3.5 stars 634
Any dense bread such as challah, brioche, or sourdough will work for this simple French toast recipe.

How to Make Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs

Rating: 3 stars 4885
Get a perfect hard-boiled egg every time with these simple tips. With hard-boiled eggs in the refrigerator, you always have the components of a satisfying meal.

The Best Banana Bread

Rating: 3.5 stars 3221
The batter for this easy-to-make banana bread is enriched with sour cream, which gives it a subtle tang and super moist texture. In order to avoid this quick bread becoming tough and chewy, don't overmix the batter.

Best Buttermilk Pancakes

Rating: 3.5 stars 1499
The key to light and fluffy buttermilk pancakes from scratch? Don't overmix the batter—it should have small to medium lumps.

Broccoli-Cheddar Quiche

Rating: 3 stars 1237
This versatile dish goes from brunch buffet to dinner table in a snap and is great with a leafy green salad. The flaky crust and custard filling make it a perfect vehicle for an array of mix-ins.Baking the crust before adding the filling, known as blind baking, ensures it won't get soggy. Our favorite pie dough recipe is Basic Pie Crust.
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Inspiration and Ideas

15 Poached Egg Recipes Just Right for Any Time of Day
From a classic eggs Benedict to healthy grain bowls, there are so many ways to serve poached eggs.
20 Quiche Recipes to Serve for Breakfast or Brunch
From vegetarian iterations to meaty mix-ins such as bacon or sausage, these recipes are sure to start your morning off on a flavorful note.
Bacon, Egg, and Toast Cups
Rating: 3.5 stars 1406

Upgrade the classic American breakfast from basic to impressive in a few simple steps.