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Easter Brunch-Oven Poached Eggs in Spinach Nests

If you haven’t planned your menu for your Easter brunch, I have the perfect recipe for you!  Delicious, healthy, and festive!  Follow the recipe below!

For Spinach Mixture:

1 Egg

2 TBSP Flour

3/4 Cup Cottage Cheese

12-16 Ounces Frozen Spinach

1/4 Cup Shredded Cheese

3-4 Eggs

Preheat oven to 350

Coat 9×9 baking dish with spray

Thaw and squeeze spinach dry

Combine 1 egg, flour, cottage cheese, and cheese.

Add spinach, salt, and pepper (you can make this up to 2 days in advance)

(My pictures reflect half of the above recipe)


Press mixture into pan

Make 4 inch circle indentations in mixture using spoon

Bake for 20 minutes in oven

Remove from oven and using spoon press indentations again.

Break 1 egg per indentation

Eggs in Spinach Nests

Bake in oven 10-15 minutes or until whites are set

Sprinkle with cheese

Oven Poached Eggs in Spinach Nests


Isn’t this the perfect Easter Sunday brunch!?Just make sure if you need to make more than 4 eggs you use a bigger dish.

Have a great weekend, and as always, stay hungry!


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