Not Your Mama’s Breakfast

Every now and then, we all like to change things up a bit.  These 3 recipes are very popular.  They take traditional southern breakfast foods & put a different twist to them.

Gouda Grits:

A friend of mine made these one day & they were DIVINE!

4 cups water

4 cups chicken broth

1 cup whipping cream (not whipped cream)

2 cups grits

1 tsp. salt

1 tsp. pepper

Bring the water, chicken broth & whipping cream to a boil then simmer.  Add grits after 15 minutes.

Add and stir in:

1/4 cup butter

2 cups smoked gouda cheese

1/2 cup buttermilk

2 Tbsp. hot sauce (optional)


Spicy Scrambled Eggs:

6 eggs

1/4 cup Half and Half

1/4 tsp. salt

1/4 tsp. black pepper

1 Tbsp. butter

Hot Sauce (or paprika & cayenne pepper)

Crack eggs in a bowl.  Add Half & Half.  Whisk until smooth.

Add seasonings and whisk until well combined.

Heat skillet and add butter.

When melted, add eggs & cook over low heat.


For carbs, dice & fry yellow and white potatoes.  

Once cooked, add garlic salt with parsley and paprika.





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