Berry Breakfast Strata

Start Your Mornings Right – Berry Breakfast Strata

(NC) Made with orange juice, this simple, make-ahead breakfast is packed with protein to kick-start your day. Prep everything the night before so in the morning all you have to do is pop it in the oven for a warm, delicious breakfast your whole family will enjoy.

Berry Breakfast Strata

Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp. butter
  • 3 tbsp. honey
  • 4 large eggs
  • ½ cup whole milk ricotta
  • 3 tbsp. sugar
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • ¼ cup Florida Orange Juice
  • 4 slices of bread, torn into 1-inch pieces (about 4 cups)
  • 275 g frozen mixed berries, thawed and drained

Directions:

  1. Combine butter and honey and melt in microwave.
  2. In a large bowl, using a whisk, beat the egg, ricotta and sugar.
  3. Add milk, Orange Juice, butter and honey mixture. Stir to combine. Gently fold in bread and berries.
  4. Place mixture into an 8×8-inch baking dish. Cover with plastic wrap and place in the refrigerator for at least 2 hours and up to 12 hours.
  5. Preheat oven to 350°
  6. Bake the strata until golden on top and baked through; about 40 minutes.
  7. Let stand for 5 minutes before serving. Spoon into dishes to serve.

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