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Pepperoni Hopple-Popple Recipe

Pepperoni Hopple-Popple Recipe

"My grandma and I created this kids' version of a German breakfast dish," relates Jaycee Gfeller of Russell, Kansas. "Serve it with toast or English muffins."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:6 servings


  • 2-1/2 cups frozen shredded hash brown potatoes
  • 1/3 cup chopped onion
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 5 eggs
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 25 slices pepperoni
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded Mexican cheese blend


  • 1. In a large skillet, cook potatoes and onion in butter until tender and lightly browned. Meanwhile, in a large bowl, beat eggs, milk, Italian seasoning, salt and pepper.
  • 2. Pour over potato mixture. Sprinkle with pepperoni. Cover and cook on medium-low heat for 10-12 minutes or until eggs are set. Remove from the heat. Sprinkle with cheese; cover and let stand for 2 minutes. Cut into wedges. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 267 calories, 20 g fat (11 g saturated fat), 219 mg cholesterol, 608 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 12 g protein.