Muffin Tin Frittatas

9 Feb

Delicous muffin tin frittatas! These mini-frittatas are easy-to-make and absolutely delicious. #breakfast #recipes @zealousmom.com

Breakfast can be the most boring or the most exciting meal of the day. In our family, we often opt for fruit and yogurt smoothies, cereal, scrambled eggs, or cheese grits. It’s a goal of mine to be more creative with this very important meal.

A frittata is similar to an omelet, but all of the ingredients are mixed up together and cream is typically added to make it fluffy. This Muffin Tin Frittata recipe is super easy and absolutely delicious!

Ingredients

  • 6 large eggs
  • 1/4 cup half-n-half
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • Grated cheeses (Parmesan, feta, cheddar, etc.)
  • Assorted fillings (bacon, spinach, onions, tomatoes, ham, asparagus, etc.)

Delicious muffin tin frittatas! #breakfast recipes

Directions

1. Heat your oven to 350 and allow it to preheat as you prepare your mini-frittatas

2. Coat your muffin tin with non-stick cooking spray

3. Whisk the eggs, half-n-half, and salt in a medium-sized bowl

Delicious muffin tin frittatas! #breakfast recipes

4. Pour the egg mixtre evenly into the muffin tips; fill about halfway

5. Sprinkle in ingredients (this is the beauty of mini-frittatas; each family member can select exactly what they want in theirs)

Delicious muffin tin frittatas! #breakfast recipes

6. Bake for 25 minutes

7. Scoop out with spoon or butter knife, and serve with a side of fruit

8. Enjoy!

47 Responses to “Muffin Tin Frittatas”

  1. Jenni Polly Eaves February 10, 2014 at 1:03 am #

    I love muffin tin recipes like this. They’re always so fun and good for “on the go” type breakfasts or snacks. I think my husband would love them too!

  2. Liz Mays February 10, 2014 at 2:22 am #

    I love portion controlled recipes. I’d be a good girl and only eat one. If it was all in one piece, I’d eat more at a time. This looks delicious!

  3. Robin (Masshole Mommy) February 10, 2014 at 5:32 am #

    How simple and I bet they taste awesome. I love things like this for breakfast – especially on days when I am going to workout in the morning because then I don’t end up hungry half way through the class.

  4. Debbie L. February 10, 2014 at 6:14 am #

    These look delicious! I love breakfast! I really like the idea of making them in a muffin tin. Pinned.

  5. stephanie February 10, 2014 at 7:10 am #

    That looks delicious! We’re pretty big fans of breakfast for dinner at my house. I bet my kids would love to try that!

  6. Jennifer @TheRebelChick February 10, 2014 at 8:27 am #

    I see you share my love of cooking with a muffin in! I love this idea, it makes breakfast so easy to grab and go!

  7. Jessica February 10, 2014 at 9:09 am #

    I love making yummy recipes with muffin tins. Last week I made a sausage egg cup topped with cheese. It was delicious. I am going to have to try this recipe too! It’s like an mini omelet :) YUMMY

  8. Mandy @ thehouseholdhero February 10, 2014 at 9:28 am #

    I love making friatta’s; but I need to make them in muffin tins next time! My son is always more likely to eat something if it is in the form of a muffin!

  9. sippycupmom February 10, 2014 at 10:22 am #

    Okay, this looks pretty easy AND delicious! I’ll be making these soon.

  10. Kenda Smith (@RemakingJune) February 10, 2014 at 11:07 am #

    My husband has been asking me to make frittats for him for a while now. I think this is something I could actually do!

  11. Brandy February 10, 2014 at 11:42 am #

    OH I love this idea. I bet the kids would have fun making them with me too!

  12. Amanda O. February 10, 2014 at 12:00 pm #

    Oh YUM! I recently started eating breakfast – didn’t for years – and these would be perfect to try. Thanks!

  13. Veronica Spriggs February 10, 2014 at 12:21 pm #

    are you preparing that out of doors? I wish i could do that!

  14. Hanan February 10, 2014 at 12:27 pm #

    I’ve made these before. They’re great for the weekdays, when you’re always on the go!

  15. Brett Martin (@brettbmartin) February 10, 2014 at 12:49 pm #

    those look yummy. and time saving. that’s a double win for me!

  16. Tracey Tabone February 10, 2014 at 2:04 pm #

    These look delish. Perfect for in the morning when I’m in a rush to get to work!

  17. Melanie @ Mailbox Journey February 10, 2014 at 2:19 pm #

    To be honest, I’ve never had one of these before, but they look delicious!

  18. Debi February 10, 2014 at 3:54 pm #

    I make these kinds often. They are perfect for the freezer.

  19. Kecia (@KeciaHambrick) February 10, 2014 at 4:01 pm #

    We’ve been making things like this for the freezer. I am going to try out this recipe too!

  20. Jaime February 10, 2014 at 4:32 pm #

    My boy would want all the cheese in his. Hold the veggies. ;) And my husband would be all about the meat. I love the versatility of these!

  21. Felicia February 10, 2014 at 7:06 pm #

    These look absolutely delicious. We love muffin tin meals.

  22. Amy Desrosiers February 10, 2014 at 7:07 pm #

    These look so good!~ I love how easy, and proportional they come out. They would make a great “any meal” choice.

  23. twochicsandablog February 10, 2014 at 8:47 pm #

    I love making frittatas! Using egg tins is such an easy way to make them for the family! -April

  24. Liza @ Views From the 'Ville February 10, 2014 at 8:50 pm #

    I love muffin tin recipes :) It’s great for portion control, but also for being able to store leftovers and taking out just what you need so you waste less.

  25. Shell February 10, 2014 at 9:17 pm #

    This looks like such an easy and yummy breakfast! I’d put spinach and mushrooms in mine.

  26. Jennifer Bullock {MommyBKnowsBest} February 10, 2014 at 9:22 pm #

    This looks like a great brunch idea!! Kids would probably enjoy making these as well.

  27. SixFeetUnderBlog February 10, 2014 at 9:58 pm #

    I always try to find different recipes that I can make in a muffin tin. These look good!

  28. Lisa {Simplified Saving} February 10, 2014 at 10:11 pm #

    We make eggs for each of our kids every morning and they all have different likes and dislikes. This would be a great way for them to each get what they want!

  29. Lolo February 10, 2014 at 11:38 pm #

    Yum! Those are perfect for on the go!

  30. Chrysa February 10, 2014 at 11:39 pm #

    Those look awesome. I love the idea of the individual portions – especially when some people are pickier than others about what ingredients go inside!

  31. angela(ajackeduppeach) February 10, 2014 at 11:59 pm #

    i love muffin recipes. they are easy to grab and go. the kids like them too. also a great way to control my portions.

  32. Elizabeth Norton February 11, 2014 at 1:03 am #

    We have 9 laying hens. I love making these and it is a great easy cooking project for the kiddos to help with too.

  33. Paige February 11, 2014 at 4:23 am #

    I’ve never tried frittatas…one day I will though! They look good!

  34. Piera Jolly February 11, 2014 at 11:32 am #

    Your Muffin Tin Frittatas look great! I think these would also be perfect for picnics, brunch or even to pack in a child’s lunch. Going to try them!

  35. Cassie Tucker February 11, 2014 at 11:46 am #

    These are such a good idea. It looks so easy to customize X amount for each person. I’m going to have to include these in our next family breakfast :)

  36. suejansons February 11, 2014 at 11:57 am #

    Awesome! I am definitely going to try these out. I can see these becoming a favorite, and there isn’t a lot of work to it.

  37. A Mom's Take February 11, 2014 at 12:33 pm #

    I love this idea! It is great to have individual sized portions since I have a bunch of littles at home.

  38. Katy Rawson February 11, 2014 at 1:18 pm #

    Yum! Those look so good and fairly easy to do, I love frittatas so I’m going to have to try making these,

  39. Kay Kathleen February 11, 2014 at 1:44 pm #

    I’ve been meaning to try something like this for a while now!! Tonight is breakfast for dinner (something I’ve implemented for the sake of the budget) and i think I just found what we’re eating!!…thanks for this…this’ll definitely mix things up from the standard egg presentation they’ve grown accustomed to seeing! Lol

    • Kay Kathleen February 11, 2014 at 9:23 pm #

      Update on what I wrote before…tried it! Loved it! Am pinning it!

  40. Eliz@MirthandMotivation February 11, 2014 at 5:04 pm #

    What a great way to make frittatas. I’m used to the pan fried version but this method is so cool

  41. Katherine Bartlett (@KBWhiskey) February 11, 2014 at 5:05 pm #

    I have never tried these but they look great!

  42. The *New* Classy (@TheNewClassy) February 11, 2014 at 9:03 pm #

    I am not sure that I have ever had frittatas. Those ingredients look fabulous though! I bet I would like them. :)

  43. Alissa Boyle February 11, 2014 at 10:15 pm #

    I wonder how well these freeze? They’d be perfect for busy mornings. Looks delicious!

  44. Christina Shirley February 12, 2014 at 3:42 pm #

    These look super easy! I’d definitely freeze them too! Easy breakfasts for the hubby and toddler!

  45. Janeane Davis February 14, 2014 at 7:25 am #

    These muffin type recipes are awesome. My family flips when I make them.

  46. Ernesto San Giacomo February 16, 2014 at 11:25 am #

    A great way to fritattas for a party

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