It is officially Easter Brunch Week! For the next week I am teaming with a troop of blogger friends to share our best brunch recipes to inspire your Easter menu! We are working with an awesome team of sponsors, and I can’t wait to share a load of tasty recipes with all of you.
Today, I am working with Rhodes Bake-N-Serv® to bring you my Monte Cristo Cups! Rhodes Bake-N-Serv® is a family business dedicated to producing home-baked quality frozen bread and roll dough, frozen sweet rolls and partially baked frozen rolls. I am using Rhodes Cinnamon Rolls for the base, followed by a little ham, Gruyere cheese, and an egg with a nice runny yolk. Typically, a Monte Cristo is a sandwich, but why not switch things up, add an egg, and make delicious little breakfast cups!
These cups are a breeze to put together, and the flavors are delicious! The cinnamon roll adds a little sweetness, and works perfectly with the savory ham, cheese, and egg. I made a batch of these and my kiddos love the savory and sweet combo- perfect when you just can't decide!
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Monte Cristo Cups
- 5 Rhodes Cinnamon Rolls
- 5 slices of deli ham
- 5 tbsp shredded Gruyere cheese
- 10 large eggs
- Cracked black pepper
- Pre-heat oven to 350°F. Lightly grease a 12-cup muffin tin and set aside.
- Cut the cinnamon rolls in half. Work the dough into a disc. Place the disc in the muffin tin and press the dough up the sides of the muffin tin.
- Cut each piece of ham in half. press the ham into the sides of the dough inside the cup.
- Place a ½ tbsp of cheese in each cup.
- Crack an egg into each cup. Top with cracked black pepper.
- Bake for 20 minutes. Remove from oven and enjoy!