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Huevos Rancheros Casserole Recipe

Huevos Rancheros Casserole. Black beans, enchilada sauce, crumbled queso fresco, and fresh cracked eggs combine in this delicious breakfast recipe!

9 inch pan filled with huevos rancheros casserole

Huevos Rancheros Bake

We are getting a little crazy in the kitchen this week. My deep love for baked eggs has me searching for family sized portions and easy go-to breakfast recipes.

Enter this easy breakfast recipe.

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What is huevos rancheros?

It. Has. Everything. Crumbly cheese… Black beans… Over medium eggs…

It is checking all of the boxes for what qualifies as one amazing recipe. Really, it is like a the ultimate comfort food in the form of a breakfast casserole! Before we dive in, let’s cover the basic:

Huevos rancheros is a Mexican breakfast or brunch recipe of fried, or poached, eggs served on a tortilla with enchilada sauce and beans.

sprinkled cheese on top of casserole

Huevos Rancheros Casserole Ingredients:

  • Tortillas
  • Enchilada sauce
  • Chorizo
  • Black beans
  • Cheese
  • Eggs
  • Queso fresco
  • Salt and pepper

How to make Huevos Rancheros Casserole:

  1. Preheat your oven to 375 degrees F and lightly mist a 9 inch pan with cooking spray.
  2. Add a layer of tortillas to the bottom of your pan. Spread half of the enchilada sauce over the tortillas followed by all of the black beans, Chorizo, and half of the shredded cheese.
  3. Repeat with a layer of tortillas, enchilada sauce, and remaining shredded cheese.
  4. Carefully crack the eggs over the top of your casserole. Season with salt and pepper and bake for 25-30 minutes or until the whites of the eggs are set.
  5. Crumble generously with Queso Fresco
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How do you make the perfect breakfast casserole?

  1. Make sure it has protein. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. You want something that will fill you up and keep you going.
  2. Pack it with flavor. This recipe has enchilada sauce, black beans, and a sprinkle of cheese. Combined they make the ultimate flavor combo.
  3. Make sure it is easy to prepare. Don’t have a lot of time in the morning? Make this the night before. Crack the eggs on top just before placing in the oven.

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Huevos Rancheros Casserole

Huevos Rancheros Casserole

Yield: 4 to 6 people
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes

Huevos Rancheros Casserole. Black beans, enchilada sauce, crumbled queso fresco, and fresh cracked eggs combine in this delicious breakfast recipe!

Ingredients

  • 6 crisped corn tortillas, corn or flour
  • 1-2 cups enchilada sauce
  • 1/2 lb cooked chorizo, crumbled
  • 1 (15 oz) can black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 cup shredded cheese (like cheddar or pepper jack)
  • 3-4 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup Queso Fresco
  • salt and pepper

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 375 degrees F and lightly mist a 9 inch pan with cooking spray.
  2. Add a layer of tortillas to the bottom of your pan. Spread half of the enchilada sauce over the tortillas followed by all of the black beans, Chorizo, and half of the shredded cheese.
  3. Repeat with a layer of tortillas, enchilada sauce, and remaining shredded cheese.
  4. Carefully crack the eggs over the top of your casserole. Season with salt and pepper and bake for 25-30 minutes or until the whites of the eggs are set.
  5. Crumble generously with Queso Fresco

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 6 Serving Size: 6
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 497Total Fat: 27gSaturated Fat: 11gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 13gCholesterol: 183mgSodium: 1459mgCarbohydrates: 37gFiber: 5gSugar: 7gProtein: 26g

Calorie count is based off of 6 servings

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Supriya Kutty

Tuesday 13th of December 2016

These looks so incredibly yummy, I’m definitely going to have to try them out for myself. Thank you for sharing the recipe.

JanetGoingCrazy

Monday 12th of December 2016

Oh wow, I've never had huevos rancheros before, but this looks amazing. I can't wait to try it with my family! [client]

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