Sunday, December 21, 2008

Christmas Brunch Menu

since i am home today (i feel close to fine but don't have much of a voice), i thought i would finalize our christmas brunch menu. it's one of my favorite meals to prepare! i also thought i'd share 2 of the recipes.

Mini Sausage & Cheese Biscuits
1 lb sausage cooked & drained
2 oz bricks cream cheese softened
1 cup (or more ;) ) finely grated cheddar cheese (i use sharp)
1 4pk 10 each biscuits
Mix sausages & cheeses together. Cut each biscuit in half. Put mixture in middle.
Pinch biscuit dough together to form ball. You can do the whole biscuit as well.
I made them mini to be bite size. Bake according to the biscuit directions. YUMMY!

Baked Oatmeal
1 cup coconut or canola oil
2 cups sugar (or maple syrup, or agave)
4 eggs
6 cups regular oatmeal
2 tsp baking powder
2 tsp salt
2 cups milk
2 tsp vanilla
6 cups fresh diced or sliced (or 2 big cans) peaches, plums, pears, cherries or combo
ours will be cranberries and granny smith apples
combine oil, sugar, & eggs.
add oatmeal, baking powder, salt, milk, & vanilla
add fruit & mix gently
pour into prepared greased pan and bake at 350 for 30-35 minutes.
JM's Amazing Omlets
Lemon Puffs
(these aren't Christmasy at all but were requested)
Cranberry Scones
Gingerbread Coffee from TRADER JOES!
Grandparents get your taste buds ready!

1 comment:

Poppy said...

Looking forward to being with you all.