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5 Delicious Recipes for Yummy Southern Breakfasts

Make your first meal of the day absolutely delicious with these five Southern style breakfasts. 

Getting tired of cereal? Sometimes eggs and toast won’t do it either. Well, break out those mixing bowls. Here’s a list of some of the most amazing southern breakfasts that you can create in no time right from your kitchen. So, grab a skillet, tie on that apron and start cooking.

1. Melted ham and cheese croissant sandwich

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Savory and Sweet

The real name for this is Croque Monsieurs. Also known as the best breakfast sandwich, you will ever eat. Just add grated Gruyere cheese and honey baked ham, and you’ll be in breakfast heaven.

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2. Southern Shrimp and Grits

Picture-Perfect Meals
Picture-Perfect Meals

Nothing else will satisfy once you wake up craving good old-fashioned shrimp and grits. This classic recipe requires minimal ingredients, a sauté pan, and about 40 minutes. In less than an hour, you’ll have this delicious breakfast favorite on the table and ready to serve.

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3. Heavenly caramelized apple oatmeal

Portuguese Girl Cooks
Portuguese Girl Cooks

Use steel cut oats if you’re a true oatmeal connoisseur, but regular oats are fine too. In a skillet cook the butter and apples together along with seasonings until softened. Top your perfectly boiled oatmeal, and you’re ready to eat.

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4. Country ham, cheddar and tomato quiche

Cut Out and Keep
Cut Out and Keep

A quiche requires a little more dedication. However, the end result is always worth the wait. Purchase premade dough to trim off some time. Add the ingredients into a baked crust. Cook, cool and serve.

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5. Homemade biscuits and gravy

Dash of Savory
Dash of Savory

This southern staple is a must for a country cooker. You can get as fancy as you want when it comes to making the biscuits. In a pan add spicy sausage, butter, flour and seasonings, and you’ll be feeding the family right in no time at all.

Southerners definitely know how to make breakfast taste really, really good.

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