healthy breakfast ideas with eggs
Tex-mex baked avocados
Start your weekend off with a bang with this no-fuss show-off brunch, packed with juicy tomatoes, eggs and avocados.
Chorizo brunch eggs
Prepare this comforting chorizo stew and top with zesty avocado salsa and soft boiled eggs for a vibrant brunch dish.
Check out our easy spiced omelette recipe with fiery ginger and punchy chilli, served with a crisp tomato and cucumber salad.
Posh breakfast muffins
Make brunch easy with our quick and simple breakfast muffins packed with avocado, smoked salmon and frittata – ready in 30 minutes.
Spicy fried breakfast rice
Check out our simple rice dish with spicy red chillis, salty-sweet bacon jam and soft boiled eggs. This low calorie breakfast recipe is quick, easy and ready in 20 minutes.
4 quick and easy one-pan egg recipes
Jazz up your eggs with one of these quick and easy solo brunch recipes, all in one-pan. From punchy chilli eggs to cheesy mushroom and brie omelette.
Mexican tortillas with charred broccoli, salsa verde, labneh and fried eggs
Check out this veggie brunch recipe using a tangy, chilli-spiked salsa verde to liven everything up. These eggs go well with the creamy labneh, pulling everything on the plate together. This easy recipe comes from food writer John Gregory-Smith.
The brekkie bun
Check out our next level breakfast buns from food writer John Gregory-Smith with streaky bacon, crispy fried eggs and salty baked kale. Make this easy brunch recipe for a super indulgent weekend treat.
Bacon hash browns
Check out our hash browns with streaky bacon, spring onions and grated cheese. Make these crispy potato hash browns with fried egg for an easy brunch recipe for four.
Open-faced omelette with garlic mushrooms and taleggio
Want an easy breakfast recipe? Make this quick and simple grilled omelette with garlicky mushrooms and soft melted taleggio, ready in just 20 minutes.
Full English croissants
Check out our epic breakfast croissant recipe packed with super crispy bacon, baked beans and runny fried eggs. The perfect indulgent weekend treat for all the family.
Sweet and sour lentil shakshuka
Jazz up your weekend brunch and make this veggie shakshuka with lentils and punchy spice. This simple egg recipe is not only easy to make but it’s low in calories, too.
Savoury porridge with ginger and chilli oil
Every thought of making your morning porridge savoury? Check out this quick and easy dish with fiery ginger, runny eggs and punchy chilli oil for a hearty way to start your day.
Try these quick and easy Turkish eggs with crunchy sourdough for your next brunch. This poached egg recipe is an easy egg recipe to make.
Coddled duck eggs with smoked haddock and spinach
Want more exciting ways to cook eggs for breakfast? Try our easy recipe for rich coddled duck eggs baked with soft smoked haddock and topped with fresh chives – perfect for a weekend brunch.
Eggs Benedict baguette
We’ve taken a classic eggs Benedict recipe and made it even better with this recipe for eggs Benedict baguette. It’s also a great, easy way of making hollandaise sauce.
Eggs royale with smoked trout ad yuzu hollandaise
We love this twist on classic eggs royale. the perfect breakfast idea with eggs. Homemade hollandaise can send a shiver of fear down the spines of even the most seasoned cooks but it’s really very easy provided you don’t let the sauce get too hot.
Summer eggs florentine
This recipe for summer eggs florentine takes a brunch classic and makes it lighter with seasonal greens and a light dressing.
Spring greens shakshuka
Shakshuka, traditionally a North African dish, is typically comprised of spices, eggs and tomatoes, but here we’ve decided to mix things up a little… make it green and healthy with asparagus tips and broad beans.
The classic breakfast idea with eggs, shakshuka is vegetarian and quick and easy to make – spices, peppers, tomatoes and eggs bubbled up in a pan – what’s not to like?
Perfect boiled eggs
Go to work on a boiled egg and make sure it’s perfectly cooked. Whether it’s for dunking your soldiers or to add to a salad, get the yolk perfect every time. The best way to boil eggs with timings and instructions…
Bacon and egg crumpet melts
This quick, easy brunch recipe is perfect for lazy weekends – spoil yourself with bacon, eggs AND crumpets.
Eggs and ham baked in croissant cups
Use croissant dough to make this cute breakfast idea with eggs, little croissant cups filled with ham and eggs – perfect for a weekend breakfast idea with eggs or posh brunch.
Baked avocado with smoked salmon and egg
Avocados are really versatile, try them baked with smoked salmon and egg for a quick, healthy breakfast idea. They are easy to make but look really impressive.
Squash toast with feta, sumac and poached egg
Try this squash toast with feta, sumac and poached egg for a quick and healthy, vegetarian brunch for under 300 calories.
Eat your breakfast eggs Mexican style today! That means piling on smoky beef chilli and a fiery homemade salsa made from tomatoes, green chillies, coriander and lime.
Baked eggs with spinach
Baked eggs with spinach is the perfect dish for a lighter brunch. It feels indulgent, but baked with spinach, mushrooms and low-fat crème fraîche, this comes in at under 200 calories per serving.
Cornbread with harissa-stewed tomatoes, avocado and poached eggs
Diner-style eggs with spiced crisped potatoes
Add chorizo or cooked ham to these instead of bacon if that’s what you have around. This recipe is also a great way to use up left over roasties (just skip the first two steps and you’re a go).
Dan Doherty’s Colombian eggs
This recipe for Colombian eggs is taken from Dan Doherty’s book ‘Duck & Waffle: recipes and stories’. It makes for the prefect light breakfast, plus it’s ready in just 15 minutes. Try pepping it up with chorizo or smoked salmon, if you like.
Eastern sausage and egg muffins
This weekend why not treat your friends to Sabrina Ghayour’s indulgent sausage and egg muffin. Forget the Golden Arches, this is a healthier and more delicious option that can be made in the comfort of your own kitchen. This recipe serves four and takes a little bit of time but, with those delicious spices, it’s well worth the wait
This California scramble is a quick and easy vegetarian meal for one – try for breakfast, brunch or a quick midweek meal.
Scrambled egg, smoked trout and chive bagels
Bored of cornflakes? Get up 15 minutes earlier and try our best breakfast recipe: smoked trout on toasted bagels, topped with scrambled eggs and chive. Sure to keep you satisfied until lunch!
Egg and cheese brunch bagel
These easy egg and cheese brunch bagels are a great alternative to the usual weekend fry-up. Ready in 15 minutes these bagels are quick and packed with flavour.
Chef Sabrina Ghayour treats us to her version of the classic Turkish breakfast dish, Menemen. A delicious combination of eggs, onions and red peppers, this bold, full of flavour recipe is gluten-free and perfect for sharing with family or friends.
Breakfast burritos are perfect time-savers for busy mornings. Packed with all the essentials including streaky bacon, crispy hash browns, eggs and button mushrooms – it’s a full English on the go!
Pizza for breakfast? Yes, please. This recipe is really easy to follow and has all the ingredients you’d expect for breakfast. It’s also the ultimate hangover cure…
Egg hoppers with coconut sambol
This recipe for egg hoppers makes a great brunch alternative. Use a hopper pan, available from Asian cookshops, a small wok, or a high-sided frying pan to make the hoppers.
These epic nachos are a mash-up of a great British brekkie and a Tex-Mex snack. Make as big as you like – just add a fried egg per person!
Dan Doherty’s homemade potato tots, fried egg, spiced avocado and hot sauce
Dan Doherty’s homemade potato tots, fried egg, spiced avocado and hot sauce make a delicious brunch dish. Potato tots or tater tots are small cylinders made from grated potato and deep fried. There are a million ways to make hot sauce, and just as many opinions on what it should taste like. Here is Dan’s recipe, but feel free to adjust as you see fit.
Smoked salmon omelette
Make the perfect omelette. Speedy and full of protein, this breakfast is made extra special with smoked salmon, avocado and a pinch of cayenne to add a little heat.