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Cheesy Florentine Biscuit Cups

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  14 reviews
  • 20 min prep time
  • 50 min total time
  • 8 ingredients
  • 8 servings
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Healthful spinach is combined with a cheesy filling in a tender biscuit cup.

Bake-Off® Contest 43, 2008
Theresa D'Amato
York, Pennsylvania

Ingredients

2
tablespoons unsalted or salted butter
1
box (9 oz) Green Giant™ frozen chopped spinach
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon pepper
1
can (16.3 oz) Pillsbury™ Grands!™ Flaky Layers refrigerated original biscuits (8 biscuits)
4
oz thick-cut slices Canadian bacon, cut into 1/4-inch cubes
8
eggs
2
cups shredded mild Cheddar cheese (8 oz)

Steps

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 8 jumbo muffin cups or 8 (6-ounce) glass custard cups with CRISCO® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray.
  • 2 In 10-inch skillet, melt butter over medium heat. Stir in spinach, salt and pepper. Cook 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally and breaking up spinach if necessary, until spinach is hot. Remove from heat; set aside.
  • 3 Separate dough into 8 biscuits. Place 1 biscuit in each muffin cup, pressing dough 3/4 of the way up sides of cups. Place heaping 1 tablespoon bacon on dough in bottom of each cup. Top each with spinach mixture. Using finger or end of wooden spoon handle, make 1 1/2-inch-wide indentation in center of each cup. Break 1 egg into each cup. Top each egg with 1/4 cup cheese (cups will be full). (If using custard cups, place on large cookie sheet with sides.)
  • 4 Bake 20 to 25 minutes or centers feel firm when touched and biscuits are golden brown. Cool 5 minutes. Remove from pan to serving plates. Serve warm.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 8 jumbo muffin cups or 8 (6-ounce) glass custard cups with CRISCO® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray.
  • 2 In 10-inch skillet, melt butter over medium heat. Stir in spinach, salt and pepper. Cook 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally and breaking up spinach if necessary, until spinach is hot. Remove from heat; set aside.
  • 3 Separate dough into 8 biscuits. Place 1 biscuit in each muffin cup, pressing dough 3/4 of the way up sides of cups. Place heaping 1 tablespoon bacon on dough in bottom of each cup. Top each with spinach mixture. Using finger or end of wooden spoon handle, make 1 1/2-inch-wide indentation in center of each cup. Break 1 egg into each cup. Top each egg with 1/4 cup cheese (cups will be full). (If using custard cups, place on large cookie sheet with sides.)
  • 4 Bake 20 to 25 minutes or centers feel firm when touched and biscuits are golden brown. Cool 5 minutes. Remove from pan to serving plates. Serve warm.
 

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
420
Calories from Fat
240
% Daily Value
Total Fat
26g
41%
Saturated Fat
11g
57%
Trans Fat
4g
4%
Cholesterol
225mg
75%
Sodium
1130mg
47%
Total Carbohydrate
26g
9%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
6g
6%
Protein
21g
21%
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
60%
60%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
20%
20%
Iron
10%
10%
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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