Grilled Cheese Brunch Bake

Grilled Cheese Brunch Bake Grilled cheese + bacon + eggs!

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 12 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

Ingredient Checklist

Time Details

    PREP : 25 mins

    COOK : 45 mins

    TOTAL : 1 hr 10 mins

    SERVING : 12

    YIELD : 1 9×13-inch casserole dish

Instructions Checklist
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a 9×13-inch casserole dish with cooking spray.

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  • Spread an even layer of mayonnaise on one side of each slice of bread. Place 6 slices of bread mayonnaise-side down in a single layer at the bottom of the casserole dish.

  • Bake in the preheated oven until lightly toasted, about 5 minutes. Remove from oven and top each slice of bread with 1 slice of Cheddar cheese. Cover with 6 more slices of bread, mayonnaise-side up.

  • Bake in the preheated oven until bread is lightly toasted, about 5 minutes.

  • Sprinkle 1/4 of the shredded Cheddar cheese on top. Arrange slices of ham on top; cover with another 1/4 of the shredded Cheddar cheese. Repeat with bacon slices, covering with another 1/4 of the shredded Cheddar cheese. Arrange last 6 slices of bread, mayonnaise-side up, on top.

  • Whisk eggs, milk, salt, and black pepper together in a large bowl. Pour evenly over bread in the casserole dish. Sprinkle remaining 1/4 cup shredded Cheddar cheese on top. Cover with aluminum foil.

  • Bake in the preheated oven until set, about 30 minutes.

  • Remove aluminum foil and continue baking until cheese is bubbly and golden, 5 to 10 minutes more.

Per Serving: 435 calories; protein 25.5g; carbohydrates 22g; fat 27.4g; cholesterol 186.1mg; sodium 1084.7mg.