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31 Eggs In Exciting Holes

The phrase "exciting holes" might speak to you in a way that's not related to food. I'm OK with that.

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A classic Egg in a Hole is great just as it is.

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Get a step-by-step recipe from Pioneer Woman Cooks.

But there is more.

1. What if you bake the egg into an avocado?

VERY EXCITING.

Recipe here.

2. Or into a tomato.

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3. Into a bread boat with bacon and tomatoes.

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4. Bake it into an acorn squash.

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5. In a bell pepper.

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6. In an eggplant.

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7. In onion rings.

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8. Baked eggs in dinner rolls with hot sauce is the easiest/cheapest dinner ever.

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9. Presenting: Huevos in a hole.

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10. Nestle your egg into a skillet of tomato sauce, then bake.

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11. Or into an entire casserole.

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12. A baked potato makes a very exciting hole.

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13. So does a doughnut.

14. An egg lends itself to teddy bear shapes.

15. Dog shapes.

16. Flowers.

17. Christmas morning-appropriate shapes.

18. Basically, any shape for which you own a cookie cutter.

19. This is is heart-shaped egg-in-a-hole FRENCH TOAST.

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Cookie cutters aren't the only way. Get the recipe.
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Cookie cutters aren't the only way. Get the recipe.

20. You can line a muffin tin with regular sandwich bread. Result: Twelve exciting holes.

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21. Line a muffin tin or ramekin with shredded potatoes...

Get the recipe for Baked Eggs in a Crunchy Potato Crust.

22. ...with ham, turkey, or salami slices...

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23. ...or with thinly sliced potatoes.

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24. There are exciting holes that aren't made of other food.

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25.

But let's not explore that territory too much because someone's bound to make a gross joke.

26. Just because you put your egg in an exciting hole doesn't mean you have to stop there.

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27. Make it a part of something, like a Caesar salad...

This Caesar salad is served at NYC's Redhead restaurant, and it is awesome.
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This Caesar salad is served at NYC's Redhead restaurant, and it is awesome.

28. ...a burger...

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29. ...or a grilled cheese sandwich.

Recipe here.
Francesco Tonelli

Recipe here.

30. Dress it up for a party appetizer by using quail eggs.

31. If all else fails, just cover it in cheese.

(In this case, ricotta and Parmesan.) Get the recipe.
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(In this case, ricotta and Parmesan.) Get the recipe.

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