1 pound pork sausage, browned
8 ounces cheddar cheese, shredded
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup heavy cream
Put the sausage in the bottom of a large pie plate. Top with the cheese. Beat the eggs, salt and pepper, then beat in the cream. Slowly pour the egg mixture evenly over the sausage and cheese. Bake at 350º for 35-45 minutes until a knife inserted in the center comes out clean. Let stand about 10 minutes before cutting.
Makes 6-8 servings
Can be frozen
Per 1/6 Recipe: 607 Calories; 52g Fat; 31g Protein; 3g Carbohydrate; trace Dietary Fiber; 3g Net Carbs
Per 1/8 Recipe: 455 Calories; 39g Fat; 23g Protein; 2g Carbohydrate; trace Dietary Fiber; 2g Net Carbs
This is a family favorite. I make this whenever we have company and everyone seems to like it. It makes a great breakfast.
Here's a variation made with pepper-jack cheese instead of cheddar:
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