Breakfast Pizza

Breakfast
recipe

Breakfast pizza

Breakfast Pizza

Pizza for breakfast? This breakfast version is made with an English muffin and eggs.

Ingredients: 

2 green onions, finely chopped
4 Tablespoons diced green pepper
2 eggs
¼ teaspoon black pepper
1 whole wheat English muffin
4 teaspoons pizza sauce
2 Tablespoons shredded part-skim Mozzarella cheese

Directions: 

  1. Wash hands with warm water and soap. Wash fresh vegetables before preparing.
  2. Preheat oven to 350° F.
  3. In a small non-stick skillet over medium heat add green onions and bell pepper.
  4. Cook, stirring continuously for 2 minutes, or until vegetables are softened.
  5. Stir in eggs and black pepper and cook about another 2 minutes.
  6. Split English muffins in half and toast.
  7. Spread 2 teaspoons of pizza sauce onto each English muffin half.
  8. Spoon ½ of the egg mixture and cheese on top of the muffins.
  9. Place muffins on a baking sheet and bake for 5 minutes.

* Instead of baking, the last step could be done in the microwave for 2 minutes.

Servings: 

2

Prep and cook time: 

15 minutes

Nutritional Information: 

Calories, 156 ; carbohydrate, 17 g; protein, 10 g; total fat, 6 g; saturated fat, 2 g; trans fat, 0 g; cholesterol, 165 mg; fiber, 3 g; total sugars, 4 g; sodium, 307 mg; calcium, 167 mg; folate, 40 mcg; iron, 2 mg; percent calories from fat, 35%.

Recipe credit: 

Adapted from 3-A-Day