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    Breakfast Casserole (Gluten-Free)


    Scott Adams

    This recipe comes to us from Mary Burgdorff.


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    2 packages (16 oz.) frozen has browns, thawed (or substitute refrigerated-style)
    2 cups chopped cooked ham
    ½ - 1 cup sliced green onions
    3 cups shredded cheddar cheese
    10 eggs, beaten
    1½ - 2 cups milk
    1 teaspoon salt
    2 teaspoons dry mustard
    Dash cayenne pepper
    Paprika to taste

    Preheat oven to 350F degrees.

    Layer bottom of 13” x 9” pan with hash browns.  Sprinkle ham, green onions and cheese evenly over potatoes.  In bowl, combine eggs with milk, salt, mustard and cayenne.  Pour over all.  Sprinkle with paprika.  Bake in preheated oven 40-45 minutes or until firm.  You can add additional ingredients, such as mushrooms, peppers, etc., but then allow about 60 minutes to bake.  Makes 12 large servings.

    Note:  Casserole can be assembled the night before, cover and refrigerate until ready to bake.

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    Guest Nancy Eaton

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    Scott you do wonderful work! Thank you so much for all the years.

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    Guest Barbara Bell

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    I have had to make many changes to the breakfast casseroles I made in the past, it is good to have one that only includes gluten free ingredients. Thank you

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    Can't wait to try this recipe. I find your column very helpful.

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    Guest Harriet Polejes

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    Wondered if cooked cut up chicken could be substituted for the ham as I do not eat ham or perhaps make it only with vegetables.

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    Guest Jackie Schaab

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    Thank you, Scott--you paved the way for so many of us. I was only diagnosed in August, '07 ~ and have so much to learn, but thanks to you, it is made much easier. I can't wait to try this recipe.

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    Good stuff, but if you want to assemble the night before, you can beat the eggs slightly (a little foam on top) and add, then let sit overnight...it comes out puffy and is really good with a lively chili sauce.

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    Guest Linda Adams

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    Sounds like a great change for a different kind of breakfast that I could make. Thank you.

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    Guest Denise Stevens

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    We loved this version! It will be our Christmas morning breakfast from now on. Thanks for your comprehensive website!

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    Sounds great can't wait to try the breakfast casserole Thanks

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    Guest Phyllis Brighton

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    Interesting. Just learned I have celiac disease so this menu looks easy for me to have with all the company I will have for breakfast.

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    I read somewhere since this past year that I was diagnosed that all pre-packaged 'French fries' have wheat flour to keep them from sticking in bags. I also took the aforementioned to include hash browns as well. The casserole sounds scrumptious, cannot wait to eat hash browns!

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