Always motivated to get dinner on the table quicker than the night before, I create leftovers to get ahead on the next night's meal. I'm forever looking for inventive and savory ways to incorporate my leftovers into the simplest preparations. This recipe is an inspired short version of the irresistible original, "lifted" from my very favorite egg cookbook, "Country Egg, City Egg," by Gayle Pirie and John Clark. Served with a simple salad, this is a great midweek meal.
Recipe courtesy of Kathleen Daelemans
Level:
None

Ingredients

Directions

Preheat oven to 450 degrees F.

Divide the mashed potatoes into four individual baking dishes. Make a deep well in the center of the mashed potatoes. Crack an egg directly into each well. Season with salt and pepper, to taste. Sprinkle 1/4 of the cheese over each egg. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until eggs are done to your likeness.

Remove from oven, garnish with fresh herbs. Serve immediately.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Egg and Kale Breakfast Wraps

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Square Deviled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Baked Eggs in Hash Brown Cups

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Crispy Easter Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Bean, Kale and Egg Stew

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Mini Egg Rolls

Recipe courtesy of Michele Urvater

Eggs Over Easy

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Roasted Asparagus with Scrambled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Southwestern Egg Rolls with Salsa Dipping Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Valerie Bertinelli

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Plaster Chocolate Cake 05:58

This cake is so rich and creamy that Raiza Costa wants to plaster the world with it.

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c

          Chopped

          2pm | 1c

          Chopped

          3pm | 2c

          Chopped

          4pm | 3c

          Chopped

          5pm | 4c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c

          Chopped

          9pm | 8c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Chopped

          10pm | 9c

          Chopped

          11pm | 10c

          Chopped

          12am | 11c

          Chopped

          1am | 12c

          Chopped

          2am | 1c

          Get Cooking