"This dish is not quite eggs Benedict, but it's quite good," reports Martha Creech of Kinston, North Carolina. A can of cream of celery soup is the simple substitute for traditional hollandaise sauce in this quick-and-easy version.
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 15 min.
- 2 tablespoons chopped green pepper
- 2 tablespoons butter, divided
- 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of celery soup, undiluted
- 1/4 cup milk
- 3 English muffins, split and toasted
- 12 bacon strips, cooked
- 6 poached eggs
- In a saucepan, saute green pepper in 1 tablespoon butter until tender. Add the soup and milk; cook and stir until heated through. Spread remaining butter over muffin halves. Place two bacon strips on each half; top each with a poached egg and the soup mixture.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 582 calories, 36g fat (14g saturated fat), 474mg cholesterol, 1617mg sodium, 37g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 2g fiber), 27g protein.
Originally published as Eggs Ahoy in Quick Cooking March/April 2000