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English Muffin Breakfast Sandwich

Breakfast Sandwich

An English Muffin Breakfast Sandwich is perfect for weekend breakfasts, a meal on-the-go, or stocking up the freezer. 

English Muffin Egg Sandwich

Weekend breakfasts are my favorite.  I love taking the time to make something delicious.  However, even our weekends can be busy and there are times we need a breakfast on-the-go.  An English Breakfast Sandwich is just the ticket when we need something to eat in the car that is filling and nutritious.

Our mornings often start early with soccer, school, or skiing.  I  make up these breakfast sandwiches, get the kids up and pile them into the car.  Since we always have at least a 30 minute drive into town, there is plenty of time to eat.

 And while, I’d rather they sat at the table and ate a leisurely breakfast, it just doesn’t happen in our world everyday.   These sandwiches are delicious eaten at home for a leisurely weekend breakfast or a quick grab and eat on-the-go!

Breakfast Sandwich

The beauty about these beauties is you can make them ahead of time and freeze them.  They can be thawed and warmed in the microwave oven or in a regular oven.  Many times I make the morning we need them. They are a fairly quick breakfast to throw together.

 I try to use my homemade English muffins, or Sourdough English Muffins but any good English muffin will do.  I also vary the meat according to what I have on hand.  Sometimes it’s breakfast sausage, sliced ham, bacon, or I even make these meatless.  Any version is delicious.

5 from 7 votes
English Muffin egg sandwich
English Muffin Breakfast Sandwich
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
25 mins
 

Breakfast sandwich with eggs, cheese and sausage

Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: breakfast recipe, breakfast sandwich, egg sandwich
Servings: 6 servings
Calories: 122 kcal
Author: Kathy
Ingredients
  • 6 whole eggs
  • 2 Tablespoons milk or cream
  • salt and pepper
  • 6 whole English Muffins
  • 6 whole Sausage Patties cooked
  • 6 slices cheddar cheese
Instructions
  1. Scramble eggs in a bowl. Add milk and salt and pepper. Stir together.
  2. Heat Saute pan on medium heat. Spray saute pan with a nonstick pan.
  3. Add scrambled egg mixture. Stir gently. You don't want small individual pieces. You want thin, omelette like eggs. Cook egg mixture through.
  4. Meanwhile, toast English muffins.
  5. Assemble sandwiches by placing a layer of egg, cheese, and then sausage.
  6. Eat right away, or wrap in foil to keep hot.
Recipe Notes

Muffins can be made with sausage, ham, bacon, or meatless.
To freeze, let muffins cool. Wrap each sandwich in foil. Place foil packets in plastic freezer bag.

Nutrition Facts
English Muffin Breakfast Sandwich
Amount Per Serving
Calories 122 Calories from Fat 81
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9g 14%
Saturated Fat 6g 30%
Cholesterol 34mg 11%
Sodium 188mg 8%
Potassium 34mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 1g 0%
Protein 7g 14%
Vitamin A 5.6%
Calcium 20.8%
Iron 1.1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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Raspberry Scones

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Breakfast Sausage

Make your own homemade pork breakfast sausage.

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30 Comments

  • Reply
    Fred G
    March 3, 2019 at 10:13 am


    A great combo for a quick breakfast

  • Reply
    GiGi Eats
    January 12, 2016 at 8:19 pm


    Love me some sausage patties!

    • Reply
      Kathy
      January 13, 2016 at 6:28 pm

      🙂 Thanks, Gigi!

  • Reply
    Meghan | Fox and Briar
    January 12, 2016 at 7:55 pm


    Sausage, egg and cheese breakfast sandwishes are MY FAVORITE! I love that these can be made ahead and frozen, perfect for a busy morning!

  • Reply
    Adina
    January 12, 2016 at 5:10 am

    Great idea for the kids, mine would love these muffins, either in the car (like Sunday when we drove to the most booooooring and loooooogest soccer turnament I have ever seen – even for my son who was playing it got boring in the end!) or at home on a cosier Sunday morning… 🙂

    • Reply
      Kathy
      January 12, 2016 at 5:57 am

      Sounds like you need some delicious breakfast sandwiches for that car ride!

  • Reply
    Rachelle @ Beer Girl Cooks
    January 11, 2016 at 7:26 pm

    A grab and go breakfast is always a good thing to have on hand! Especially with such an active family! I personally want to spend my weekends in bed as long as possible, but I would sure wake up if someone would bring me one of these English muffin breakfast sandwiches! Those are worth getting up for!

    • Reply
      Kathy
      January 12, 2016 at 5:08 am

      These might be the perfect weekend lunch for you!

  • Reply
    Kalee @ The Crowded Table
    January 11, 2016 at 6:21 pm

    I think you’ve just inspired me to make a big batch of these this weekend! It looks SO good!

    • Reply
      Kathy
      January 12, 2016 at 5:09 am

      A big batch is a great idea! Pop the extras in the freezer and your breakfasts are set for the week!

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