Recipe courtesy of Sunny Anderson
Episode: Brunch
Eggs in Baskets
Total:
1 hr 10 min
Prep:
20 min
Cook:
50 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
1 hr 10 min
Prep:
20 min
Cook:
50 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
1 hr 10 min
Prep:
20 min
Cook:
50 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 3 large russet potatoes, peeled
  • 1/2 stick unsalted butter, melted
  • Kosher salt and freshly cracked black pepper
  • Nonstick cooking spray
  • 6 slices prosciutto, about 2 1/2 ounces, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons maple syrup
  • 6 eggs
  • 3/4 cup shredded provolone

Directions

Special equipment: jumbo sized 6-cup muffin tin

Heat the oven to 350 degrees F.

In a food processor fitted with the grater attachment, push chunks of the potato through the chute to grate. Once all the potatoes are grated, put them into a piece of cheesecloth or a clean kitchen towel and squeeze to remove the moisture. Add the potatoes to a large bowl, stir in the melted butter and season well with salt and pepper, to taste.

Spray the muffin tin lightly with nonstick cooking spray. Press the grated potatoes evenly into the muffin cups being sure the potatoes go up the sides and a thin layer and covers the bottom. Bake until the top edges turn light golden brown and the potatoes are cooked through, about 35 to 40 minutes.

Meanwhile, in a small bowl toss together the prosciutto with maple syrup and a few grinds of freshly ground black pepper. Set aside.

Remove the potatoes from the oven and gently crack an egg into each cup. Bake until the egg whites set but the yolk remains runny, about 6 to 8 minutes.

Remove from the oven and set the oven to broil. Top the eggs with grated cheese and put the maple prosciutto on another sheet tray. Broil both until cheese melts, and prosciutto crisps slightly, about 1 minute.

Top the eggs with crispy prosciutto and serve immediately.

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Get the Recipe

Gabriele's Limoncello 01:28

Gabriele shares his family recipe for a delicious summertime libation.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Fried Chicken in a Basket

Recipe courtesy of Alex Guarnaschelli

Low and Slow Scrambled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Chrissy Teigen

Poached Eggs Benedict

Recipe courtesy of Kelsey Nixon

Classic Egg Cream

Recipe courtesy of Debi Mazar and Gabriele Corcos

Pork Roll Sandwich with Egg and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Young Sun Huh

Easy Fish in Foil

Recipe courtesy of Keith Neubert

On TV

So Much Pretty Food Here