Breakfast Recipes

Breakfast foods vary widely from place to place, but often include a carbohydrate such as grains or cereals, fruit and/or vegetables, a protein food such as eggs, meat or fish, and a beverage such as tea, coffee or fruit juice. Coffee, tea, juice, breakfast cereals, pancakes, sausages, bacon, sweet breads, fresh fruit, vegetables, eggs, mushrooms, black pudding, baked beans, muffins, crumpets and toast with butter or margarine and/or jam or marmalade are common examples of breakfast foods, though a large range of preparations and ingredients are associated with breakfast globally.

Aloo Paratha – Potato Stuffed Paratha

Aloo Paratha Potato Stuffed Paratha

Parathas are a bread dish originating from the Indian subcontinent; one of the most popular breakfast dishes throughout western, central and northern regions of India as well as in Pakistan. This recipe uses the most popular filling – Potatoes. Aloo Parathas are perfect for a weekend breakfast or brunch.

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Apple Dumplings

A very common recipe among the Pennsylvania Dutch, it is often eaten as a breakfast item, but they are also a very common dessert item after meals. It’s also popular to eat them with ice cream or in milk.

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Avena Oatmeal Drink

Avena

Avena is a South American beverage prepared with stewed oatmeal, milk, water, cinnamon, clove and sugar.

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Bauernfrühstück – German Farmer’s Breakfast

Bauernfrühstück - German Farmer's Breakfast

A quick, one-pan dish, perfect for the weekend! This hearty recipe from northern Germany serves two and might remind you of the English bubble and squeak, French omelette or Spanish tortilla.

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Biksemad – Danish Hash

Biksemad - Danish Hash

Biksemad is a very traditional Danish dish and one that merchant sailors love to make when they come off night watch and want a quick easy hot meal. It is so simple and a great recipe for re-cycling left over roasts etc.

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Bouillie – Chadian Porridge

Bouillie Chadian Porridge

We might be used to spreading peanut butter on our morning toast, but this recipe for Bouillie, a Chadian porridge, uses peanut butter and lemon juice to make a refreshing breakfast cereal.

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Broad Bean and Bacon Frittata

Broad Bean and Bacon Frittata

Try this omelette that packs a powerful protein punch and makes for an ideal lunch or perfect light supper eaten cold in slices, or cut into squares.

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Bubur Ayam – Indonesian Chicken Congee

Bubur Ayam - Indonesian Chicken Congee

Bubur ayam is an Indonesian rice congee with shredded chicken served with condiments such as sliced spring onion and fried shallots.

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Champorado – Filipino Chocolate Rice Porridge

Champorado - Filipino Chocolate Rice Porridge

Champorado is a sweet chocolate rice porridge in Philippine cuisine. It is traditionally made by boiling sticky rice with cocoa powder, giving it a distinctly brown colour and usually with milk and sugar to make it taste sweeter.

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Crumbed Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes

These wonderful Southern-fried green tomatoes make a great side dish for summer. Flour, egg, and breadcrumbs turn into a coating that sticks steadfastly to green tomato slices and becomes perfectly crisp and light when fried. It’s hard to improve upon a tomato slice fried this way, but you might like to melt a slice of mozzarella cheese on top of each tomato round.

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Crumpets

Old-Fashioned-Home-Made-English-Crumpets

Crumpets are a delicious breakfast addition and are also an easy snack meal. In comparison to bread, crumpets have a more substantial texture and are delicious when the air holes fill up with melting butter, margarine or other topping.

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Egg Hopper – Biththara Appam

Egg-Hopper-Biththara-Appam

Sri Lankan egg hoppers should be cooked so the egg yolk is still runny – you want it to be oozy and delicious.

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Filipino Torta – Filipino Omelette

Filipino Torta Filipino Omelette

Generally served for breakfast, countless fillings such as onions, garlic, tomatoes, corned beef, potatoes, capsicums, and raisins are used.

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Harissa – Armenian Porridge

Harissa - Armenian Porridge

Harissa (Armenian: հարիսա harisa) is an Armenian dish from the Ararat plain. It is a thick porridge made from korkot (dried or roasted cracked wheat) and fat-rich meat, usually chicken or lamb.

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Hojaldras Panameñas

Hojaldras Panameñas - Panamanian Doughnuts or Fried Bread

Hojaldras Panameñas are traditional Panamanian breakfast cuisine and are basically the Panamanian equivalent of fried dough. Hojaldre are delicious with anything from a fried egg to cheese slices on top.

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