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Favorite Breakfast sandwich

I love making breakfast sandwiches. My weekend fare is usually pretty simple, (bagel, egg, cheese, mustard, and canadian bacon or something along those lines.) but, I had an awesome panini this morning (from the office cafeteria no less), so I thought I would try to share with everyone, and see if there are any other great ideas out there to spice up my weekends. Sorry this isn't exact, but I tried to pay attention to how they made it. They used one of those big electric griddles, so I plan on trying it at home on my griddle.

Prosciutto/Havarti Breakfast Panini

Eggs
Scallions
Thin sliced prosciutto
Havarti cheese
Whole grain mustard
Thick sliced, panini bread. (Gotta find out what kind)

Beat 1 egg for each sandwich you are making, and thin it out with a little milk or water. I think you want the egg to be thin. Dice up the scallions very fine.
Cut and butter the panini bread, and set that on the griddle to begin toasting. After you flip it once, add a slice of havarti cheese on one slice and cover to let the cheese melt. Spread the whole grain mustard on the other slice of bread. While that is toasting, slowly pour some of the egg onto the griddle, and let it cook up while adding scallions. Fold over several times to cook through, and end up with a sandwich shaped layer of eggs and scallions. Just before final plating, drop some of the prosciutto onto the skillet and warm up slightly. Put the egg onto the bread and top with the prosciutto. Serve. Delicious!

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  1. I have a couple

    #1 Fried brown egg with a runny yolk
    Bacon/sausage or gyros meat
    cheese(swiss,mozarella, pepperjack, or provolone)
    atop a buttered toasted english muffin

    #2 Scrambled brown eggs with pieces of veal bologna
    Cheese(swiss, ppperjack, or provolone)
    atop a buttered toasted english muffin

    I substitute toasted wheat bread if I do not have english muffins around

    2 Replies
    1. re: swsidejim

      cream cheese, smoked salmon, poached egg, scallions on a toasted english muffin

      1. re: Snowflake

        is this like an open faced sandwhich? Sounds good! reminds me of my favorite style of eggs benedict, only no hollandaise

    2. 1. Goat brie, fried sage, slow scrambled eggs, and prosciutto; avocado, if I can get it
      2. Thick slice of tomato, red onion, poached egg, gouda, and Canadian bacon
      3. Marmite, fried egg, pepper jack cheese (workday morning breakfast in the car)
      4. Avocado mashed up with lemon juice, lots of salt, prosciutto, and a fried egg

      1. Crunchy everything bagel, cream cheese, doritos.
        Onion bagel with cream cheese and tomato.
        White toast with egg salad, simple and good.
        Twelve grain bread with peanut butter, sliced apple.
        Left over italian sausage with scrambled egg on italian bread
        Peppers and eggs on italian bread.
        Left over spinach with scrambled egg and feta.

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        1. re: JOJOGIRL

          I see you like breakfast sandwiches? I love the idea of using left-overs from dinner, which if I think about it, could open up some creative possibilties. Dinner Friday nite, becomes even better breakfast Sat AM....

        2. Oh, I feel rather unsophisticated now...but this has definitely been breakfast for the last two weeks or so!

          Just ripe juicy pear, thinly sliced + natural peanut butter (but almond would probably be amazing) + cinnamon/nutmeg on really good whole wheat or other dark bread. Mmm.

          1. Not an egg guy.
            Almond butter, banana and honey on hearty multigrain bread.
            Smoked salmon, cream cheese, thin onion or scallions on everything bagel. original, huh?

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            1. re: atheorist

              thanks for the non-egg suggestions. Despite my breakfast cravings, I gotta watch the cholesterol. And I LOVE smoked salmon!