Breakfast Skillet

Take breakfast favorites--eggs, bacon, and hash browns--add a kick with canned green chiles and you've got a winning scramble to start the day.

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  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 4
 

Ingredients

3/4
lb bacon, cut into 1-inch pieces
3
cups refrigerated cooked shredded hash brown potatoes (from 20-oz bag)
3
eggs
1
can (4.5 oz) Old El Paso™ green chiles, drained
3/4
cup shredded Cheddar cheese (3 oz)
1
medium tomato, chopped

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  • 1 In 10-inch nonstick skillet, cook bacon 5 to 7 minutes over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until crisp. (Drain, reserving 2 tablespoons drippings and bacon in pan.)
  • 2 Add potatoes; spread evenly in skillet. Cook 8 to 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until brown.
  • 3 In small bowl, beat eggs and chiles with fork or wire whisk. Pour egg mixture evenly over potatoes. Reduce heat to low, cover and cook 8 to 10 minutes or until eggs are firm. Sprinkle with cheese and tomato; cover and cook 2 to 4 minutes or until cheese is melted.
  • 1 In 10-inch nonstick skillet, cook bacon 5 to 7 minutes over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until crisp. (Drain, reserving 2 tablespoons drippings and bacon in pan.)
  • 2 Add potatoes; spread evenly in skillet. Cook 8 to 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until brown.
  • 3 In small bowl, beat eggs and chiles with fork or wire whisk. Pour egg mixture evenly over potatoes. Reduce heat to low, cover and cook 8 to 10 minutes or until eggs are firm. Sprinkle with cheese and tomato; cover and cook 2 to 4 minutes or until cheese is melted.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

For a little more spice, try using pepper Jack cheese instead of Cheddar.

Garnish with chopped green onions.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
420
(
Calories from Fat
190),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
21g
21%
(Saturated Fat
9g,
9%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
210mg
210%;
Sodium
890mg
890%;
Total Carbohydrate
35g
35%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
4g
4%
),
Protein
21g
21%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
15%;
Vitamin C
20%;
Calcium
15%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 2 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.