((Easy)) Cheesy Bacon Biscuit Breakfast Cups

((Easy)) Cheesy Bacon Biscuit Breakfast Cups

This breakfast recipe is so simple and yummy – they were such a huge hit among my herd. The best part?? THREE ingredients, that’s right – 3!! Hey, I think the boys need to start making their own breakfast — what better way for them to start than trying their hand at this recipe.

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Although these breakfast yummies are super easy to make, there are a few important things to keep in mind when preparing these biscuit cups.

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  • Foil-lined muffin cups – they help crisp the out side of the cheesy biscuits and they easily release from the biscuit cup. ((double bonus))
  • Pre-cooked bacon – I buy pre-cooked bacon in bulk at Sam’s club. I love this product! It tastes great, is a breeze to use and never leaves and greasy film all over my stove top! ((insert “clean-freak”))
  • Sharp cheddar – I really like the extra bite that sharp cheddar adds to this biscuit bacon cup. Oh, and I have mentioned this before – but doesn’t hurt to say again: I only hand shred my block cheese. Have you ever glanced at the ingredient list on pre-shredded cheese?? “Cellulose” is a product used to keep the shreds from clumping, yeah – it is tree pulp. It doesn’t easily digest & is can cause stomach pain. Ain’t nobody got time for that!

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One more thing about cellulose while I am on the subject. Kade used to always have stomach cramping, to the point of tears – very often ((like 3-4 times per week)). Coincidentally, I started only using block cheese and a few weeks later his stomach pain symptoms disappeared. Just something to think about.

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Cheesy Bacon Biscuit Cups
Yields 12
A quick simple breakfast idea sure to please even the pickiest eaters. Buttery biscuit pieces surrounded by melted sharp cheddar and plenty of bacon!
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Prep Time
5 min
Cook Time
17 min
Prep Time
5 min
Cook Time
17 min
131 calories
4 g
24 g
9 g
7 g
4 g
30 g
395 g
0 g
0 g
5 g
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size
30g
Yields
12
Amount Per Serving
Calories 131
Calories from Fat 83
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 9g
14%
Saturated Fat 4g
20%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 4g
Cholesterol 24mg
8%
Sodium 395mg
16%
Total Carbohydrates 4g
1%
Dietary Fiber 0g
1%
Sugars 0g
Protein 7g
Vitamin A
2%
Vitamin C
0%
Calcium
9%
Iron
3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Ingredients
  1. 1 can of your favorite canned biscuits, cut into 6ths
  2. 1 c hand shredded sharp cheddar
  3. 18 slices pre-cooked bacon, chopped into 1/2"-3/4" pieces
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 400°. Line a muffin tin with foil-lined muffin cups. Fill each muffin cup with a few pieces of biscuit dough, top with cheese and bacon, add a few more biscuit pieces and top off with remaining cheese and bacon. Make sure to fill each cup evenly to ensure even cooking.
  2. Place in a preheated oven for 15-17 minutes until cooked through and golden brown on top.
  3. Makes 12
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calories
131
fat
9g
protein
7g
carbs
4g
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