Broccoli Egg Cups

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This delicious egg bake is filled with crunchy bites of broccoli and served in ramekins. From Edna Hoffman: Hebron, Indiana. Recipe published in Country Extra May 2009.

Yield: 6 servings
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  • 1 bunch(es) broccoli, cut into florets
  • 10 eggs
  • 2 cup(s) half-and-half cream
  • 1/4 cup(s) shredded Swiss cheese
  • 1 tablespoon(s) minced fresh parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) minced fresh basil
  • 1/8 teaspoon(s) cayenne pepper


  1. • Grease six 8-oz. ramekins; set aside.
  2. • In a large saucepan, bring 3 cups water to a boil. Add broccoli; cover and boil for 3 minutes. Drain and immediately place broccoli in ice water. Drain and pat dry.
  3. • In a large bowl, whisk 4 eggs, cream, cheese, parsley, salt, basil and cayenne; pour into prepared dishes. Break an egg into each dish; arrange broccoli around each egg.
  4. • Bake at 350° for 30-35 minutes or until set.
January 2012

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