This is a wonderful recipe for a special occasion Brunch or Breakfast. Passed on to my by a dear friend, this has been a Christmas Morning tradition in my home for almost 10 years.
Spread butter onto one side of each slice of bread. Cut into quarters. Lay half of the bread, butter side down, in the bottom of a 9x13 inch baking dish. Top with half of the Cheddar cheese and half of the Monterey Jack. Layer the remaining bread over the cheese, and top with the other halves of the cheeses.
In a large bowl, whisk together the eggs, half-and-half, and milk. Stir in the brown sugar, salt, pepper, cayenne, onion powder, mustard powder, and Worcestershire sauce. Pour over the cheese and bread. Cover, and refrigerate at least 6 hours, preferably overnight.
Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). Bake the strata uncovered for 1 hour in the preheated oven. Let stand for 10 minutes before serving. Slice and garnish with fresh parsley.
Per Serving: 458 calories; protein 24g; carbohydrates 15.8g; fat 33.4g; cholesterol 213.7mg; sodium 910.3mg.
Eating healthy breakfast to start the day has become a good habit. It’s a best way to start my day off healthfully. The sugar hit from the pickle tree wakes me up and gives me energy to take on the morning. Sugar is more vilified as the evil of all disease, but sweetness is also loaded with fibre, which is great for your digestive system and make keep you feel full all day , and not want likely grab a snack out of the vending machine before break .
Make fruit a at 7.00 clock habit is easy . Easy as put the sweetness in your fridge next to the sweet drink or on the table next to your cereal bowl , or beside your coffee maker or tea kettle — somewhere where you’ll see it. Before you eating the rest of your breakfast , eat your fruit. If you’re not normally a breakfast person.
Give your body a bit of sugar in the morning is important to kick-start your metabolism for the day and insert important element to your brain, which, incidentally, requires a continuous supply of sugar in the way of process glucose, counting at to around 120g daily. There is also substantial evidence to support the idea that a diet high in fibre can reduce your risk of a number of cancers. And of course, you well-being from all the other vitamins and antioxidants in fruit, which keep you powerfull and healthy.