Peter Rabbit’s Baked Eggs Recipe

Rich in omega-3 oils and calcium, eggs baked with cheese in muffin tins end up the perfect shape to serve on a crumpet or bagel. A light supper or a nourishing brunch, this charming dish is the perfect nursery food: comforting, simple to make, and nutritious.

We can picture Mrs. Rabbit making Baked Eggs for supper for Flopsy, Mopsy, Cottontail, and Peter. We hope your little bunnies enjoy it, too!

6 eggs
1/2 cup milk
1/4 cup grated Swiss, Gruyere, sharp cheddar, or chevre
salt and pepper to taste

1. Preheat oven to 400F.

2. Butter 8 muffin cups. Whisk eggs, milk, salt and pepper together and divide evenly among the 8 buttered muffin cups.

3. Sprinkle eggs with grated cheese. Bake for 15 minutes, until eggs are golden and puffed.

4. Slide a knife around each egg to remove from tin. Serve on toast, or on English muffin or bagel halves.

Serves 4.

Inspired by Hollyhock Cooks, by the Hollyhock Cooks (New Society Publishers, 2003).


Jane H.
Jane H.3 years ago

yum-yum :must try

Sonia Minwer-Barakat Requ

Yummy,must try it.thanks for sharing

Lynn Demsky
Lynn D.3 years ago

Sounds great and easy, thanks for recipe!

Elena T.
Elena Poensgen3 years ago

Thank you :)

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Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W.4 years ago

nice :-)

John B.
John B.4 years ago

Thanks Annie for the great baked egg recipe. Copied and posted to my recipe file.

Cynthia Blais
cynthia AWAY b.4 years ago

thanks sounds yummy

Robert O.
Robert O.4 years ago

Thanks Annie.