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Ham ‘n’ Cheese Egg Bake

This make-ahead egg casserole is just the thing when entertaining in the morning. It's loaded with ham, cheese and mushrooms.
  • Total Time
    Prep: 25 min. + chilling Bake: 35 min.
  • Makes
    10 servings


  • 1-1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1-1/2 cups shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 pound sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1 medium sweet red pepper, chopped
  • 6 green onions, chopped
  • 1-3/4 cups cubed fully cooked ham
  • 8 large eggs
  • 1-3/4 cups 2% milk
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper


  • Sprinkle cheeses into a greased 13x9-in. baking dish. In a large skillet, heat butter over medium-high heat; saute mushrooms, red pepper and green onions until tender. Stir in ham; spoon over cheese.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together eggs, milk, flour, salt and pepper; pour over ham mixture. Refrigerate, covered, overnight.
  • Preheat oven to 350°. Remove casserole from refrigerator while oven heats. Bake, uncovered, until a knife inserted in the center comes out clean, 35-45 minutes. Let stand 5 minutes before serving.
Health Tip: If your guests don’t eat meat, leave out the ham and toss in more veggies (you’ll also save 300mg sodium per serving).
Nutrition Facts
1 serving: 272 calories, 17g fat (9g saturated fat), 201mg cholesterol, 678mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 1g fiber), 21g protein.

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  • mmpg
    Sep 16, 2020

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  • Maureen
    Jun 4, 2019

    Very tasty - loved the vegetables! I baked it longer than the recipe called for, until the edges were very slightly browned. My guests loved it, too, and it's a bonus that it's relatively low-cal compared to other egg dishes with more carbs.

  • beigeteddypoodle
    Dec 3, 2018

    Not my favourite but the hubs loved it.

  • NevadaRose
    Feb 3, 2013

    Not my favorite recipe. Folks at work seemed to like, but I didn't care for the texture.

  • juliann25
    Jan 18, 2013

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    Oct 7, 2010

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    Apr 4, 2010

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    Jul 26, 2008

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