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Eggs can make an inexpensive protein for your meal and can be an easy dinner idea. Here are some of the most delicious egg recipes you’ll find.
Eggs can do it all. There are a million ways you can cook them, but they make everything better! So versatile and have lots of benefits:
- 6 grams of protein per egg
- loaded with Vitamin E, D, B, and A
- Omega 3’s, need I say more?
- eggs bring up good cholesterol and bring down the bad stuff
Eggs make a great source of protein for breakfast, brunch, lunch, or even dinner. And they make great desserts and appetizers too!
How to cook eggs
It’s not hard to learn to cook eggs, with just a few tips for egg cooking for beginners. And check out how easy eggs are to make in the ninja foodi air fryer oven!
If you have a bunch of eggs you need to use, you can hard boil a batch and keep them in the fridge for breakfast, snack, or ingredients to cook with. They can top a salad, be a salad and more.
These recipes are great for meal prepping and will be ready to grab and go on a busy weekday morning or evening.
Egg recipes for kids
Kids love eggs and I love to make them for them because they are less expensive than many proteins. This tuna salad with eggs is a favorite around here. You can use the same recipe, but use another 5 hard boiled eggs in place of the can of tuna and have egg salad too!
We love Vegetable egg casseroles like this one. The kids even love to make it!
These spinach egg muffins are something kids love. They can hold them to eat them, they have some veggies, so you can feel good about feeding them to your kids, and they are great to make ahead for meal prep.
Bacon cheddar quiche is a crowd pleaser as well. You can make it with any veggies, but the bacon and cheddar set the flavor!
Kids will LOVE this chick toast for easter or any time. Who doesn’t want some yummy scrambled eggs on toast that looks like a baby chick?
Bagel Egg Boats are a fun, easy, and versatile breakfast recipe. Thick bagels are hollowed out and then stuffed with scrambled eggs, cheese, and other ingredients like bacon, salsa, or herbs. This is a great breakfast to enjoy anytime and also perfect for on the go when you need something portable!
Have you ever had the Breakfast Pizza at Chef Mickey’s? It’s amazing! You can easily make it right at home with simple ingredients!
This easy baked eggs recipe cooked inside a bowl of cheesy hash browns topped with bacon and fresh herbs will be your new favorite breakfast or brunch for lazy weekend mornings.
This tater tot breakfast bake is so good. Kids will love this cheesy and filling breakfast recipe.
Delicious French Toast is a great way to start the day!
Easy dessert recipes with eggs
This grandma’s chocolate pie is a custard-based meringue-topped pie that you’re going to love. It’s so rich and decadent.
The really unique and creamy pistachio lemon crinkle custard dessert is amazing and will wow a group!
This recipe includes 6 egg yolks for the richest, silky smooth Vanilla Pastry Cream ever. Even better, this pastry cream is remarkably stable and will hold its own when baked inside pastries like hand pies, and can even be frozen.
Italian Meringue Buttercream is silky smooth, incredibly delicious, and absolutely gorgeous to work with. The recipe calls for 8 egg whites and plenty of butter to make a buttercream that is both light and melt-in-your-mouth creamy.
The homemade vanilla custard ice cream base is made with lots of egg yolks (for creaminess) along with your favorite toppings of choice.
Cherry clafoutis, made famous by Julia Child, is a simple French custard dish, that’s easier to make than pancakes!
When life gives you lemons, don’t make lemonade, make microwave lemon curd!
With only 5 ingredients and 15-minute prep time, choux pastry (pâte à choux) is a simple pastry dough for making cream puffs, eclairs, and profiteroles!
Forget Me Nots are sweet, simple rose-flavored meringues. Bite-size and demure.
This Best Angel Food Cake Recipe is stunning and much simpler to make than it looks. It is the perfect summer dessert with all the fresh berries but also because it is so light and airy.
Chewy Meringues are the stuff of childhood memories and a super easy dessert that delivers excitement every time.
For a fun and surprising upgrade to egg custard, Magic Custard Cake features three layers of different textures, all from one batter! Use real vanilla beans to really take the flavor up a notch. Cool and creamy, this is a delightful dessert to serve on a warm day!
I hope one of these egg recipes will help inspire your cooking today!