Fluffy green chili eggs topped with crunchy tortilla chips makes for a surprising and delicious breakfast dish. Green Chili Egg Casserole will quickly become a family favorite.
I love to stay at bed & breakfasts when I travel. Quaint hotels and good food is the perfect combination to make my heart happy. And I love it even more when they share their recipes with me when we check out.
One of the best breakfasts I have enjoyed at a B&B was in my own backyard, The Lion and Rose Victorian B & B. When I stayed there with a group of girlfriends we were served this delicious green chili egg casserole. They were the lightest and fluffiest eggs with a delicious Mexican flavor. And they were topped with crunchy tortilla chips!
The recipe may seem a little strange but trust me on this one. You blend everything up in the blender and then cook the eggs up in a frying pan.
Place the cooked eggs into a baking dish and sprinkle with cheese and chilies and bake. I used my cast iron pan because it sits on my stove top and it is easy to grab but you could definitely use a 8 x 8 baking pan.
And after you take it out of the oven you sprinkle the green chili egg casserole with chips, salsa and a little avocado and serve. I promise, these are delicious and fluffy and you will love them!
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CAST IRON SKILLET – I have an assortment of sizes but the 10 inch is my most used cast iron pan.
8 x 8 GLASS PAN – I prefer baking in glass over metal and these are the glass pans I love. I have them all different sizes
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Green Chili Egg Casserole Recipe
Green Chili Egg Casserole
- 8 eggs
- 1/2 C sour cream
- 1/2 C cottage cheese
- 1/2 tsp garlic powder
- 1/2 tsp onion powder
- 1 tsp taco seasoning
- 1 Tbsp flour
- 1/2 tsp cumin
- 1 1/2 C grated cheddar cheese
- 1 small can green chiles
- Put everything but the cheese and green chiles into the blender and blend until white and fluffy.
- Pour egg mixture into pan and fry like scrambled eggs.
- Put eggs into 8 x 8 baking dish, cover with green chiles and cheese.
- Bake egg casserole at 400 degrees for 12 minutes.
- Sprinkle with crushed tortilla chips right before serving
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Originally posted May 12, 2010