50 Easy Brunch Recipes
Wake up and smell the coffee. Brunch has become America’s favorite and trendiest affair. However, in the South we consider brunch a regular part of our weekend morning. It’s always been a staple to host brunch for a family get-together or to invite neighbors over for homemade biscuits and jam. What else would you do on a Saturday morning? We like our eggs how we like our mornings, sunny side up. Brunch seamlessly translates into an easy get-together to catch up with old friends. If you like to sleep in a little past 9 and prefer to not commit to evening plans, brunch is the best option. Don’t worry about being fancy, just cherish the time with your loved-ones while biting into some delicious homemade cinnamon rolls. We found the tastiest easy-cook recipes that are must-haves for your next brunch gathering. Make the most of your get-together with these quick recipes.
These Brunch Dishes Impress Without Stress
Orange-Vanilla French Toast Casserole with Bourbon-Maple Syrup
Is too much syrup a problem? We’ll take this French toast with a bucket of bourboun-maple syrup.
Recipe: Biscuits-and-Gravy Skillet
Biscuits and gravy serve as a good 'ole delicious southern staple.
Sausage-Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole
My mother always told me when in doubt, hash it out. This casserole is one savory treat to bring to your next brunch gathering.
Blueberry Pancake Breakfast Casserole
Recipe: Blueberry Pancake Breakfast Casserole
This blueberry pancake casserole is perfect for an easy brunch and tastes even better the next day.
Slow-Cooker Cinnamon Roll Casserole
Recipe: Slow-Cooker Cinnamon Roll Casserole
Our trick to the best, gooey cinnamon rolls, is to use a trusty slow-cooker.
Classic Belgian Waffles
Recipe: Classic Belgian Waffles
Pancakes or waffles? These waffles certainly have our vote.
Tater Tot Breakfast Bake
Recipe: Tater Tot Breakfast Bake
This cheesy tater tot casserole is a well-liked, kid-approved dish.
Fried Chicken Biscuits with Rosemary Hot Honey
What’s better than crispy fried chicken biscuits? A mouth-watering honey drizzle.
Cheesy Sausage-and-Croissant Casserole
This cheesy croissant casserole is perfect for guests with a hearty appetite.
Shrimp and Grits Casserole
Recipe: Shrimp and Grits Casserole
Our delicious take on the classic shrimp and grits that we loaded with bacon and cheese.
Recipe: Breakfast Enchiladas
If you’re craving a breakfast burrito, try this tastier stand-in.
Fresh Peach Coffee Cake with Pecan Streusel
This recipe is peachy-keen and sure to impress a crowd, just top it off with creamy whip cream.
Bakeshop Blueberry Muffins
Recipe: Bakeshop Blueberry Muffins
Buttery blueberry muffins that’ll melt in your mouth.
Cheesy Ham, Corn, and Grits Bake
Recipe: Cheesy Ham, Corn, and Grits Bake
This savory dish will impress even the pickiest of eaters.
Buttermilk Chicken and Waffles
Recipe: Buttermilk Chicken and Waffles
This delectable bite-sized dish is perfect for a brunch potlock.
Blackberry French Toast
Recipe: One-Dish Blackberry French Toast
A tasty blueberry dish that tastes even better with a dollop of whipped cream.
Recipe: Peach Scones
A fluffy easy-to-grab treat that reminds us of summer.
Recipe: Tomato-Herb Frittata
This herb-filled tomato frittata fulfills all of our cravings.
Sweet-and-Spicy Sheet Pan Bacon
Recipe: Sweet-and-Spicy Sheet Pan Bacon
Spice up your bacon with cayenne pepper for an extraordinary dish.
Recipe: Baked Oatmeal
Oatmeal doesn’t have to be bland. This recipe is full of flavor from apples, pecans, and seasonal fruit.
Recipe: Strawberry Jam
Just like grandma used to make it. Spread this fruity goodness on a warm biscuit, waffle, or toast.
Huevos Rancheros Bake
Recipe: Huevos Rancheros Bake
This cheesy, egg-topped casserole is fit for a King and is certain to satisfy your savory-tooth.
Country Ham Hash
Recipe: Country Ham Hash
This delicious ham hash is versatile enough to be served at brunch or even for dinner.
Citrus Pull-Apart Bread
Recipe: Citrus Pull-Apart Bread
This scrumptious lemon zest citrus bread is great to have on deck for an easy brunch spread.
Recipe: Blackberry-Yogurt Grits
Buttermilk grits paired with fresh blackberry jam is a combination we can get behind.
Fresh Fruit Salad
Recipe: Fresh Fruit Salad
Fresh fruit salad is a refreshing change from savory breakfast dishes and remains a staple at our brunch table.
Recipe: Blueberry-Cornmeal Cake
Top this tasty cornmeal cake with fresh blueberries for a berry-overload.
Stewed Tomato Shirred Eggs with Ham Chips
A tomato casserole that bursts with flavor, that can be scooped up with these savory ham chips.
Recipe: Zucchini-Onion Frittata
Don’t be afraid to load this meatless frittata with your favorite veggies and spices.
Homemade Crescent Rolls
Recipe: Homemade Crescent Rolls
These buttery, homemade crescents are sure to be gone in seconds.
Fresh Corn and Chèvre Grits
Recipe: Fresh Corn and Chèvre Grits
Take your grits to the next level by adding chives and creamy goat cheese.
Breakfast Biscuit Sandwich with Sausage, Egg, and Cheese
Breakfast sandwiches are a no-brainer for an easy, accommodating brunch option.
Recipe: Orange Rolls
There’s nothing better than starting your day with these zesty orange rolls.
Bacon-Hash Brown Quiche
Recipe: Bacon-Hash Brown Quiche
Calling all bacon lovers, this quiche crust is made up of hashbrowns and bacon.
Chicks in a Blanket
Recipe: Chicks in a Blanket
You can find us at the hors d’oeuvres table eating these delicious chicken-apple sausages in a blanket.
Ricotta Pancakes with Brown Butter-Maple Syrup and Blueberry Compote
Serve these fluffy flap jacks with home-made brown butter syrup and blueberry compote.
Snickerdoodle Doughnut Hole Muffins
Is it a muffin or a doughnut? Either way we’re hooked on this sweet treat.
Citrus Salad with Granola
Recipe: Citrus Salad with Granola
If you’re in a morning rush, this is a great healthy grab and go option.
Creamy Egg Strata
Recipe: Creamy Egg Strata
When entertaining a crowd, you can never go wrong with a creamy egg strata.
Mini Bananas Foster Sticky Buns
Recipe: Mini Bananas Foster Sticky Buns
Careful leaving out these sugary sticky buns, they are certain to be gone in a flash.
Recipe: Buttermilk Biscuits
Homemade biscuits always have a place at a Southern brunch spread.
Recipe: Biscuit Beignets
A southern take on sugary beignets.