Cheesy Egg and Sausage Bake
 
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Hearty, filling and delicious, this dish is low carb and a good source of protein. Great for a busy day breakfast or brinner!
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Recipe type: Breakfast
Serves: 12 servings
Ingredients
  • 10 eggs, beaten
  • 4 cups cottage cheese (2 16 ounce containers)
  • 4 cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese (2 8 ounce packages)
  • ¼ cup butter, melted
  • ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 7 ounce package sausage links, cooked and chopped
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Prepare a 9 x13-inch baking dish by spraying with cooking spray.
  3. Brown sausage in medium skillet over medium heat.
  4. While sausage browns, whisk eggs in a large bowl. Add cottage cheese, Monterey Jack cheese, butter, flour, and baking powder. Mix together all at once.
  5. Cut sausage into bite sized pieces. Spread browned sausage on the bottom of the prepared baking pan. Pour mixture evenly across the sausage layer.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven for 15 minutes. Then reduce heat to 350 degrees F and continue baking about 30 minutes more. Top should be lightly golden and the edges a light brown. A knife inserted into the center of the casserole comes out clean when done.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 490 Carbohydrates: 9 grams Protein: 33 grams
Recipe by A Pinch of Joy at https://www.apinchofjoy.com/2017/04/cheesy-egg-and-sausage-bake/