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63 Delicious Answers to What Can You Make with Eggs?

What can you make with eggs? When the hens are laying eggs like crazy, you may be looking for ways to use up all they’re throwing down!

Here are some easy things to put those eggs to use!

I’m creating this post after a friend in my Facebook community asked for ideas to use up all the eggs they were accumulating in their hen house.

And if she’s looking for recipes using eggs, I’m guessing there are others of you out there in the universe!

Can I see a show of hands???

Oh, and I’ve got egg jokes. Ready?

What did Snow White call her chicken?

Egg White!!!

There more humor to come..

But first, be sure to Pin this egg roundup for later so you can find it when you need it most!

Basic egg recipes

What Can You Make with Eggs

Make Ahead Oven Baked Eggs Recipe – A special pan makes the perfect eggs for breakfast sandwiches. Bonus – you can freeze them for later!

Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs – Instant Pot – Once you make hard boiled eggs this way, you won’t try any other method!

Salt Cured Egg Yolks – This is totally fascinating to me!

Cured egg yolks have all the richness of fine cheese, along with a salty tang that comes from the curing process.  

Freeze Eggs – Yes, you can totally freeze eggs, just don’t leave them in the shell. Check out all the tips here!

What to make with eggs for breakfast

What to make with eggs for breakfast

Egg McMuffin Sandwich – Just like at McDonalds!

Make Ahead Breakfast Bowls – who needs Jimmy Dean when you can make your own customized breakfast bowls?

Instant Pot Egg Bites – like at Starbucks, but you don’t even have to tip.

Pumpkin Spice Pancake Recipe – gluten free, low sugar and delicious!

Breakfast Burritos are freezer friendly and I’ll show you how to make them in batches!

Yogurt Overnight Pancakes – Transport yourself to a classic diner with a stack of these irresistibly fluffy pancakes.

breakfast egg ideas

Instant Pot Eggs Benedict – Learn how to make Eggs Benedict right in your Pressure Cooker.

Vegetable Breakfast Egg Loaf is  a colorful and healthy start to the day. 

Eggs Benedict Casserole -a recipe that is an easier version of the traditional Eggs Benedict,

Crock Pot Fiesta Breakfast Casserole – because sometimes you need to make breakfast for an Army

Bacon & Blue Cheese Scrambled Eggs – Creamy scrambled eggs, rich blue cheese, and crisp smokey bacon

Meat Lover’s Breakfast Casserole – Pretty self explanatory, eh? Whip up a Meatlovers Breakfast Casserole to eat for a brunch.  

egg breakfast ideas

Buckwheat Crepes – easy and delicious made with 100% buckwheat flour. Gluten-free!

Carrot Cake French Toast Casserole – assemble the night before and cook in the morning.

Breakfast Quesadillas – These quesadillas are a sneaky way to get a serving of green into your kids before the day even starts and the reheat well if you freeze them.

Honey Biscuit Ham Sandwiches – These make ahead breakfast sandwiches are hearty, salty & sweet all in one!

Egg, Sausage and Brioche Casserole – Brioche bread and maple sausage make a sweet and easy twist on a classic breakfast casserole. 

Breakfast Tacos with Black Beans and Veggies – packed with protein, flavor and spice.

Breakfast Braid with Ham, Egg and Cheese – This breakfast braid has brunch AND field meals written all over it! Creamy scrambled eggs, melty cheddar cheese and salty ham make this a family fav!

Here’s another joke for you…

How did the egg get up the mountain?

It scrambled!!!!!!

Quiche and Frittatas


Low Carb Crustless Quiche with Bacon, Broccoli and Cheddar – one of my most popular recipes!

Blue Cheese Frittata The asparagus and blue cheese in this frittata have bold flavors that feel fancy, even though the recipe is super easy to make.

Air Fryer Breakfast Frittata – a quick, easy and protein-packed dish that comes together in just minutes

Ham and Cheese Frittata – great for breakfast, lunch or dinner for kids or adults!


Spinach and Tomato Quiche – You can make this ahead of time, and re-heat just before serving, or serve it right out of the oven.

Asparagus Prosciutto Quiche – serve it with a simple greens and fruit salad.

Caramelized Onion, Mushroom and Kale Quiche – A delicious, easy recipe the whole family will love.

Low Carb Crustless Sausage Quiche – a hearty breakfast or dinner option

Crustless Quiche Lorraine is full of protein packed eggs, melty Swiss cheese and crispy, salty bacon

crustless quiche lorraine

Savory recipes

savory recipes

Cauliflower Fritters are keto, gluten-free and vegetarian

German Pancakes served with orange sauce. Yum!

Vidalia Onion Pie is a classic recipe that’s creamy in texture and savory.

Beef Ragu Shakshuka is a meaty, Italian twist on the old, North African favorite.

savory egg recipes

German Sweet Potato Pancakes – These guys are golden and crispy on the outside, with a fluffy interior that melts in your mouth.

Whole 30 Breakfast Casserole – Made with nothing but eggs and nutritious veggies like spinach, eggplant, avocado, broccoli and tomato, this healthy breakfast bake is the perfect easy dish for a family brunch.

Homemade Potato Breakfast Bake – This never disappointments.

Instant Pot Greek Salad Egg Bites – delicious, filling, and healthy.

What to make with eggs for dinner

egg dinner ideas

Chorizo Baked Eggs – Chorizo baked eggs with cotija cheese, tomato sauce, cilantro, and avocado.

Spanish Potato Omelette – full of flavor and a stunning frugal meal.

Asparagus & Green Bean Salad – Simple ingredients and easy shortcuts make roasted asparagus and green beans a delicious, family friendly side dish you’ll make again and again.

Mexican Sheet Pan Eggs – This breakfast can also be made ahead, as it keeps for 3 days in the fridge.

Instant Pot Potato Salad – so easy to make as you can cook the potatoes and the eggs together in the same pot.

Egg Salad -Serve this salad plain or on a croissant!

63 recipes using eggs

Desserts to make with eggs

desserts to make with eggs

Pineapple Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting – It’s moist, just the right amount of sweet!

Pumpkin Roll Cake – Moist, spiced cake with rolled layers of cream cheese icing.

Old Fashioned Egg Custard – so simple to make with common pantry ingredients.

Hawaiian Banana Bread with Coconut and Pineapple – This quick bread is full of coconut flakes, crushed pineapple & ripe bananas.

desserts to make with eggs

Easy Cherry Clafoutis – like a Flan and a Baked Pancake had a baby!

Gluten Free Almond Meal Brownies – you won’t be sacrificing flavor or texture with this recipe. 

Maple Pots de Creme – Pots de creme are a bit like Creme Brulee, but you can make them without the hard candy topping.

Classic Flan Recipe –  a wonderful egg-based dessert that is smooth, sweet goodness in every tasty bite

Pineapple Mandarin Cake – made with vanilla pudding, cool whip and mandarin oranges has been served at hundreds of family get togethers and church picnics!

Better Than Sex Brownies are like turtle brownies on steroids. Two kinds of chocolate, caramel sauce, and chopped nuts make this a must make, at least a few times per year!

What do you call an excited chicken?


Toppings for deviled eggs

toppings for deviled eggs

Classic Low Carb Deviled Eggs – pop one or two of these deviled eggs – they’re only 1 carb a piece and they’re delicious!

Maple Bacon Deviled Eggs – A hint of sweet from the maple syrup, the smokiness of delicious bacon and a bit of heat from sriracha!

Deviled Eggs with Whole Grain Mustard – The whole grain mustard adds texture and more flavor in every bite. 

Guacamole Deviled eggs – These melt in your mouth morsels combine the richness of spice and avocado with an old-time favorite.

Keto Pesto Deviled Eggs – You better make two dozen because these devils will disappear fast!

Football Deviled Eggs – one of the easiest football party food ideas for any football party.

Keto recipes with eggs

keto recipes with eggs

Keto Breakfast Quiche – easy to throw together when you have many mouths to feed.

Keto Taco Breakfast Skillet – Quick and easy low carb meal prep for those busy weekday mornings. 

Keto Lemon Curd Cheesecake – zesty, creamy, and so good that no one will believe that’s it’s sugar-free, gluten-free, and keto-friendly!

Keto Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake – combines the best of three worlds! Cheesecake, Pumpkin Pie, and Cookies!

Keto Blender Pancakes – not quite as easy as adding water to a pancake dry mix like Krusteaz, but it’s far from difficult.

Low Carb Breakfast Casserole with Bacon

Low Carb Breakfast Casserole with Bacon Broccoli and Cheddar – This casserole is a perfect make ahead dish! We make this keto breakfast casserole with bacon, broccoli and cheese all the time.

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Wednesday 9th of October 2019

Thank you so much for including my recipe in this delicious collection!

Deanne Frieders

Monday 28th of October 2019

My pleasure, Julia!


Wednesday 9th of October 2019

Hi Deanne - Our friends just gave us 4 dozen farm-fresh eggs so I'm loving all of these recipes. PINNED! Thank you for including my breakfast casserole. My heart is full of gratitude. Hugs, Holly

Deanne Frieders

Monday 28th of October 2019

Awesome Holly! So glad they're helpful and I was happy to include your recipe :)

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