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Bacon and Egg Cups Recipe
- Prep time 15 Minutes
- Cook time: 25 Minutes
- Total time 40 Minutes
- Serves 12
- 12 eggs
- 12 slices of bacon
- 120g (4.2 oz) baby spinach
- 1 Tbsp chives, chopped
- Before getting started, preheat an oven to 180°C (350°F).
- Lightly grease a 12 cup muffin tin with cooking oil.
- Lay a strip of bacon in each muffin cup, so it is in a circle.
- Cook the bacon for 10 minutes in the oven.
- Drain any excess fat from the cups.
- Add some baby spinach to the inside of each bacon cup.
- Crack an egg into each of the cups.
- Season with salt, pepper, and the chives.
- Bake for 15 minutes or until the egg is cooked.
- Remove from the muffin tins.
- Serve & Enjoy.
- Once the egg is cooked, use a knife to run around the edges of each cup. It will hopefully loosen the egg cups, making them easier to remove.
- When pre-cooking the bacon, try to make sure you do not overcook it. Overcooked bacon can be dry and not very tasty.
- You can reduce the cooking time if you wish to have the eggs still be runny. I recommend five to ten minutes if you would like the yolk to be runny. However, you might want to check regularly to prevent it from overcooking.
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