Brunch Cancelled

December 17, 2011

in breakfast

…we still cut into the Coffee Bread, though!



Delicious. Moist, dense – tastes like a piece of cake, dunked into a cup of joe with sugar and cream


But, I paired mine with tea…


…and ‘loupe


Was able to return most of the groceries I had bought, but there were some already-opened items that needed to be used up. Originally I was going to make Cheese Latkes, but wasn’t hungry enough to actually eat any. Decided to make something that could last a long time instead.


When I first read Tracy’s post about “Freezer Burritos” I was instantly intrigued – and since Breakfast Burritos are a favorite of both Abe and mine, that sounded like the perfect way to use up some of the extra eggs, potato, and cheese.


Abe sautéed up a package of Southwest Style Hash Browns and onions in EVOO, adding paprika/cumin to the mix


I scrambled up four eggs with a splash of water in coconut oil


Folded into several different flavors of Tumaro’s Deli Style Tortillas, with shredded cheddar


(This was pumpernickel)


Wrapped in a paper towel, some plastic wrap…


…five burrito babies ready for the deep freeze…


…when you’re ready to eat, just nuke in the napkin!


1 Jessica December 17, 2011 at 4:04 pm

That bread looks sooo goood!!! And good call on frozen burritos; you can always find some of those in our Mexican freezer.

2 caloricandcrazy December 17, 2011 at 6:31 pm

That bread looks so yummy and spongy! I can imagine pouring honey or warm fruit preserves over it! :)

3 Lynn at The Actors Diet December 17, 2011 at 6:45 pm

yum – that sounds like a great idea! i may serve it with ice cream tomorrow night too…

4 Jamie [Don't Forget the Cinnamon] December 17, 2011 at 8:08 pm

Those burritos are so cool!! I definitely want to try that to have on hand for a quick meal!

And that bread looks like it has such a unique texture!

5 Natasha December 17, 2011 at 10:48 pm

Mummified – I j’like it!

6 Emily December 17, 2011 at 11:39 pm

Aw, I’m sorry that your brunch was cancelled. At least you were still able to enjoy the bread, which looks delicious!
“Freezer burritos” are brilliant. Perfect for busy mornings (or afternoons) and you avoid all the preservatives found in regular frozen foods. Yum!

7 Jolene ( December 18, 2011 at 10:20 pm

Coffee bread sounds great!!!!!! It looks so moist too – mmmmm!

8 Aimee December 19, 2011 at 9:47 am

You returned groceries? I’ve never heard of such a thing. Or, I should say, it’s something I’ve never thought of doing. Was it packaged stuff, or fresh? I’m still kind of baffled by this concept…

BTW – the coffee bread looks really good!

9 Lynn at The Actors Diet December 19, 2011 at 12:07 pm

yes – it was all packaged stuff though! i had just bought orange juice and milk the day before, so when you return with the receipt it’s a cinch.

10 Sherilyn January 28, 2012 at 10:07 pm

I plan on making these soon. What I am wondering is… Ding Dong for how Ling Long? Haha.

11 Lynn at The Actors Diet January 28, 2012 at 11:02 pm

ha ha – about a minute and a half seemed to work!

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