Healthy 5-Ingredient Instant Pot Breakfast Casserole

Mar 12 2019
Who doesn’t love a good big-batch breakfast recipe? This Instant Pot egg casserole is a new favorite! With only 5 main ingredients, you’ll want to put this one into regular rotation…

Hungry Girl's Healthy Instant Pot Breakfast Casserole Recipe

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1/4th of recipe: 184 calories, 6g total fat (3.5g sat fat), 595mg sodium, 9.5g carbs, 1.5g fiber, 4g sugars, 21.5g protein

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SmartPoints® value 3*

Prep: 10 minutes
Cook: 30 minutes

Cool: 5 minutes

Ingredients:

1 cup chopped bell pepper

1 cup chopped onion

1/4 cup light/reduced-fat cream cheese

2 1/2 cups (about 20 large) egg whites or fat-free liquid egg substitute

1/2 cup shredded reduced-fat Mexican blend cheese

Optional toppings: chopped scallions, salsa

 

Seasonings:

1/2 tsp. garlic powder

1/2 tsp. onion powder

1/4 tsp. each salt and black pepper

Directions:

Spray Instant Pot with nonstick spray. Press Sauté, and add bell pepper and onion. Cook and stir until mostly softened, about 5 minutes.

Press Keep Warm/Cancel to turn off the Instant Pot.

Transfer veggies to a medium bowl. Add cream cheese, and stir until evenly coated. Add egg and seasonings. Mix well.

Generously respray Instant Pot. Evenly distribute veggie-egg mixture. Sprinkle with shredded cheese. Seal with lid, and manually set for 15 minutes.

Once cooked, press Keep Warm/Cancel. Let sit for 5 minutes. Vent to release any remaining steam.

MAKES 4 SERVINGS

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