Weekends are definitely the time to sleep in and enjoy a nice homemade breakfast. If you happen to have time on your hands you'll love these weekend breakfast recipes and ideas perfect for spoiling mom, dad or your significant other on special occasions.
So crank up the oven, get the coffee brewing and roll up your sleeves to enjoy savory and sweet treats like chocolatey melt-in-your-mouth muffins, quiche Lorraine made with prosciutto and vegan bagels made from scratch. Here are the recipes:
10 Breakfast Recipes and Ideas For Weekends
Chia Seed Pancakes with Fruit
Tired of boring pancakes? Step out of the ordinary and give these yummy chia pancakes a try. They are made with banana and served with kumquats and persimmons.
Coconut Flour Waffles with Blueberries
Homemade waffles are always a fun weekend treat. This recipe uses coconut flour, coconut milk, blueberries and maple syrup for a touch of sweetness. Plus, it's gluten free!
Homemade Buttermilk Biscuits
Flaky, buttery and irresistible, these buttermilk biscuits are easy to make and are perfect with a side of eggs and bacon.
Chocolate Muffins with a Soft Center
The gooey filling in these decadent chocolate muffins is worth waking up to. This heavenly treat calls for four different types of chocolate served with a cherry on top.
Scrambled Eggs with Caviar
Turn the volume up on humble scrambled eggs by topping them with luxurious salmon caviar and chives. It's a nice treat you can prepare with just a handful of ingredients.
Ricotta Herb-Filled Crepes
No fancy breakfast would be complete without these ricotta-filled crepes. You could just fold these in triangles but for an elegant touch roll them up and slice into decorative rounds you can eat with your hands.
Make the most of a leisurely weekend by whipping up a batch of homemade vegan bagels. These poppy seed-studded wonders are brushed with agave instead of egg whites.
Flaky Potato and Spinach Pie
Perfect for a late breakfast or brunch, this hearty spinach and potato pie is wrapped in a filo crust and filled with creamy ricotta cheese. It's just the thing to serve when you want to feed a crowd something elegant and filling.
If you can't fly out to Dominique Ansel's SoHo bakery, just make your own Cronut-like pastries at home. These chocolate-banana vegan Cronut impostors are just as flaky as the real thing.
A classic quiche Lorraine is a weekend breakfast that's hard to beat. Its flaky crust, creamy filling and crispy ham topping are the stuff foodie dreams are made of.
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