Cheesy Egg Bake

Prep Time: 10 Minutes

Time to Table: 1 Hour

Serves: 6 (1 cup per serving)


  • 5 eggs
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1 cup Daisy Cottage Cheese
  • 2 cups French bread, cubed small
  • 1/2 cup diced cooked ham
  • 1/3 cup sliced green onions
  • 1/3 cup chopped red bell pepper
  • 1/2 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese, divided


Grease or butter an 8-inch square (2-quart) glass baking dish. In very large bowl, whisk eggs, milk, salt and dry mustard. Stir in the cottage cheese. Fold in the bread cubes, diced cooked ham, green onions, red bell pepper and 1/4 cup of the shredded cheese. Pour the mixture into a baking dish. Sprinkle with the remaining shredded cheese. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour or up to overnight. Heat the oven to 325 degrees. Uncover the baking dish. Bake the casserole for 40 to 50 minutes or until puffy and set in center. Cut to serve.