Bacon Breakfast Casserole

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Bacon Breakfast Casserole that’s loaded with hash browns, eggs, and bacon, then topped with cheese and more bacon. A hearty breakfast or brunch recipe.

My family loves hot breakfasts like Breakfast Hash, Biscuits and Gravy, and Breakfast Pizza.

bacon breakfast casserole with cheeseBacon breakfast casserole is a hearty dish that will satisfy even the hungriest of eaters. And when you have a house full of teenage boys, that is a tall order!

It’s loaded with tasty ingredients, but of course the bacon is what makes it extra yummy. You can’t go wrong with bacon for breakfast. Heck, you can’t go wrong with bacon any time of day, can you?

breakfast casserole with bacon

How To Make Bacon Breakfast Casserole

-First you spread hash browns, bacon, and cheese into a 9×13″ pan.
-Next you whip up a simple biscuit mix. If you prefer, you can just substitute a heaping 1 1/2 cups of Bisquick for the flour, baking powder, salt, and butter.
-Mix together eggs, milk, and your biscuit mix and pour over the top of the hash browns in the pan.
-Bake at 350° for about 40 minutes, then top with even more cheese and bacon. Yum! I like to garnish mine with green onions, but that step is totally optional.

how to make bacon breakfast casserole

Can I make bacon breakfast casserole the night before?

-You can prep it the night before by layering the hash browns, bacon and cheese in the pan. Mix up your biscuit mix and store it in a ziplock bag in the refrigerator. You can even beat the eggs, milk, salt and pepper together and store them in a bowl in the refrigerator.

-In the morning, combine the biscuit mix with the egg mixture and pour over the hash browns in the pan. Bake as directed. So easy!

Christmas bacon breakfast casserole

Bacon Breakfast Casserole is of course perfect for breakfast or brunch, but don’t be afraid to serve it any time of day. My family loves it when I serve breakfast foods for dinner!

I like to serve it with fresh fruit and a tall glass of milk, but it would also be great with a smoothie. I hope you’ll give it a try!

Recipe for bacon breakfast casserole collage

Bacon Breakfast Casserole

Bacon Breakfast Casserole

Breakfast casserole loaded with hash browns, bacon, eggs, and cheese.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 pound bacon, cooked and crumbled, divided
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 Tbsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 Tbsp soft butter
  • 6 eggs
  • 2 cups milk
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/8 tsp pepper
  • 2-3 cups cheese, divided
  • 4 cups hashbrowns

Instructions

Spread hashbrowns evenly in a greased 9x13" pan. Set aside.

Cook bacon till crumbly and drain. Sprinkle half of the bacon and half of the cheese over the hashbrowns.

Cut butter into dry ingredients in a small bowl, set aside.

In a large bowl, whisk together the eggs, milk, salt and pepper. Whisk in the dry ingredients and pour over the hashbrown mixture.

Bake at 350° for 35-40 minutes or till eggs are set. Sprinkle the remaining cheddar cheese and bacon over the top. Bake for an additional 5 minutes or till cheese is melted.


It’s Bacon Day! What? An entire day set aside to eat bacon? Yep, you got it. You can eat bacon for every meal today, it’s the perfect excuse. I’ve teamed up with my fellow Celebration Food Holiday Bloggers to bring you enough bacon recipes to last not just today, but all week long.

Enjoy!

23 delicious bacon recipes collage

Brand New Bacon Recipes:

Bacon Wrapped Scallops from Savory Experiments
Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts from Simply Stacie
Maple-Bourbon Sticky Buns with Bacon from Crumb
Instant Pot Bacon Cheddar Egg Casserole from 365 Days of Slow Cooking
Bacon Mac & Cheese from The Baker Upstairs
Bacon Egg Salad Sandwiches from Real Mom Kitchen
Bacon Breakfast Casserole from Creations by Kara (that’s me!)
Bacon and Spinach Egg Muffins from My Mommy Style

More of my favorite bacon recipes:

Bacon Cheese Biscuits
Bacon Wrapped Bread Bites
Bacon Cheese Rolls
Bacon Cheeseburger Pie
Creamy Chicken Soup with Bacon and Ranch
Slow Cooker Cheesy Bacon Dip
Ranch Bacon Cheese Ball Bites

Bacon recipes from other bloggers:

Bacon Cheeseburger Roll Ups from Farm Wife Cooks
Bacon Jalapeno Cheese Bombs from Real Housemoms
Bacon Ranch Chicken Sliders from Our Best Bites

 

 

 


Comments

  1. Aimee Shugarman says:

    Breakfast casseroles are perfect this time of year. Often we make this one for dinner 🙂

  2. Jennifer Lehner says:

    I’m going to be making this for the weekend! Looks so good!

  3. What a great idea for brunch! You can never go wrong with bacon and eggs!

  4. This casserole looks so perfect for brunch! I would love to make this for Christmas morning!

  5. You basically said the magic words. Bacon and breakfast!

  6. My boys will love this – looks so delicious!

  7. Amy Huntley says:

    So good and so filling!

  8. So, so, soooo yummy!!

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