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baloney May 2, 2007 10:12 AM

Hey all! I am looking for ideas for breakfast foods that I can freeze and my mom can easily reheat. She enjoys sweeter stuff in the morning so I guess muffins and the like would be best. I would like to cook stuff in batches so she will have stock for a while and I won't have to bake constantly. Any suggestions?

  1. sweetie May 2, 2007 02:30 PM

    Cornbread muffins. They freeze well, and you can add other flavors if plain corn bread is too bland for you.

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      kcchan May 2, 2007 12:34 PM

      Pancakes, as mentioned above, are a great idea. Rachel Ray actually has a really good recipe for oatmeal cookie pancakes. I was skeptical at first, but they're really really good, and they reheat very well in the toaster. The link is here:http://www.foodnetwork.com/food/recip...

      In lieu of bananas we use applesauce (though I don't remember the measurements) and substitute most of the butter with applesauce. NF milk and LF sour cream are also used with marvelous results.

      1. Glencora May 2, 2007 11:41 AM

        Banana bread.

        1. ArikaDawn May 2, 2007 11:20 AM

          These scones freeze well as long as you do not glaze before freezing.
          http://www.foodnetwork.com/food/recip...
          It has been months since I made them, but when we had them on hand we would reheat and just smear whatever preserves, honey, or other condiment we had on hand. They're also good w/cranberries subbed in for the blueberries.

          1. eLizard May 2, 2007 10:42 AM

            when i make pancakes i always make a double batch and freeze the leftovers. they come out great in the toaster/toaster oven. my husband nukes them and says they're fine. but i don't do that. waffles work really well, too. i usually have bagels in the freezer, too.

            1. xnyorkr May 2, 2007 10:39 AM

              French toast freezes well.

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              1. re: xnyorkr
                louweezy May 2, 2007 10:41 AM

                So do regular home made waffles-just pop them in the toaser-a la eggo, but better.

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                MalinDC May 2, 2007 10:24 AM

                I don't have any sweet ideas, but in the South Beach Diet Cookbook there is a recipe for mini quiches that you make in advance and freeze. They use eggbeaters, but I don't know why just using whichever quiche recipe you prefer with fillings wouldn't work. Bake them in muffin tins and they are a great reheatable breakfast.

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                  Jeters May 2, 2007 10:39 AM

                  Made strawberry scones the other day -- its only me and the BF so ended up freezing most of them -- they're great for breakfast, just pop them in the toaster!

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