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Italian Pumpkin Strata

italian pumpkin strata breakfast casserole recipe
This breakfast casserole recipe is filled with lots of flavors to start your day off right.

Try this Italian Pumpkin Strata for your next breakfast or brunch get together.

This creamy delicious casserole is packed with eggs, sweet Italian sausage, lots of veggies, cheese and other great flavors.


Your family and friends will come back for seconds with this tasty meal.

Italian Pumpkin Strata Breakfast Casserole 

Recipe Type

Breakfast, Brunch, Main Dish, Casserole

Degree of Difficulty

Moderately difficult

Ingredients

  • 1 Tbs vegetable oil
  • 1 lb sweet Italian sausage, casing removed
  • 1 cup (1 small) chopped onion
  • 1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper
  • 1/2 cup chopped red bell pepper
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 12 cups (about 1-pound loaf) 1 1/2-inch cubes Italian or French bread
  • 2 cups (8 ounces) shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 3 cups (two 12 fluid-ounce cans) Nestle Carnation Evaporated Milk
  • 1 3/4 cups (15-ounce can) Libby's 100% Pure Pumpkin
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp ground black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp dried oregano, crushed
  • 1/2 tsp dried basil, crushed
  • 1/2 tsp dried marjoram, crushed

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350° F. Grease 13 x 9-inch baking pan.
  2. Heat vegetable oil in large skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. Add sausage, onion, bell peppers and garlic.
  4. Cook while stirring to break up the sausage for about 7 to 10 minutes or until sausage is browned; drain.
  5. Combine bread cubes, cheese and sausage mixture in a large bowl.
  6. Beat evaporated milk, pumpkin, eggs, salt, pepper, oregano, basil and marjoram in a medium bowl.
  7. Pour over bread mixture, pressing bread into the milk mixture.
  8. Pour into prepared baking pan.
  9. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes or until set.
  10. Cut into 12 squares and serve warm.

Cooking Times

Preparation Time: 18 minutes
Cooking Time:40 minutes

Total Time: 58 minutes

Nutrition Facts

Nutrition facts shown below are per serving. The number of serving is noted in the header section below.

The serving size is the first item noted on the nutrition facts table.




Nutrition Per Serving

Number of Servings:12
Serving Size 8.4oz
Calories 446.9
Total Fat 23.78g
      Sat Fat 10.23g
Cholesterol 122.98mg
Sodium 1055.18mg
Total Carbohydrates 35.73g
      Fiber 2.76g
      Sugar 10.06g
Protein 22.73g



Weight Watchers Points

Orig. WW Pts:10
Points Plus: 12

Source


Source: Nestlé

Web Page: www.verybestbaking.com




In addition to this breakfast casserole recipe, try this Quiche Lorraine recipe for breakfast or brunch.

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