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Ingredients

  • 350g middle bacon (rind removed)
  • ½ cup grated cheese
  • 6 eggs
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • ½ cup Mediterranean Basil Pesto Chunky Dip

Method

1. Preheat oven to 200°C (fanbake).

2. Lightly grease six holes of a muffin tin. Line the holes with bacon, then place a little of the cheese into each hole.

3. Crack an egg into each hole, then season to taste.

4. Dollop a teaspoon of Mediterranean Basil Pesto Chunky Dip into each hole, then place in the oven and bake for 15 minutes or until the eggs are cooked.

Rate and Review

29 Ratings Bacon, Basil Pesto & Egg Pies


Reviews (29)


Ann Spain's Review | Rating

These were easy to make. Doesn't have to have pesto. Great with hollandaise sauce.

Barbara's Review | Rating

Really nice and great for nibbles when entertaining.

Dorothy's Review | Rating

Such a great idea

Amanda's Review | Rating

Nice flavour with the pesto, takes them up a notch from everyday.

Sara's Review | Rating

Tried this overnight and it was great. Quick and easy and the pesto dip turned it from basic bacon and egg pie to something a bit different. I believe the Basil Pesto Chunky Dip is gluten free too, so will use this for GF lunches for a friend

Simon's Review | Rating

A great combination of flavours that really compliment each other well. This is a must have for any social gathering.

Sara's Review | Rating

quick, easy delicious and even our fussy eaters loved it.

Victoria's Review | Rating

Fantastic pie recipe. I would recommend it.

wendy's Review | Rating

Being asked to set up a fund-raiser morning tea with little notice, I decided to try this recipe.

What an easy, quick and tasty recipe this was, and went down so well - I was asked to repeat it!! It was so convenient too, and the plates cleared in no time!! ( I also used some of the other dips too.) I will be trying some of the other dips for the next meeting!

Thank you, Food in a Minute for the ideas!

Wendy

Sue's Review | Rating

Really delicious for breakfast, brunch or a quick meal. Couldn’t be easier & plenty of tasty variations if you change the cheese (feta, gruyere etc) or replace the bacon with ham, pastrami or prosciutto slices.

Kellie's Review | Rating

I would never have thought to use a dip in cooking. What a fantastic idea. Very yummy

Judy's Review | Rating

Such an easy recipe and a delicious twist on an old family favourite. I am going to try it with some of the other Mediterranean Dips too. Great for picnics and celebrations too.Yum!

Toni's Review | Rating

Easy, flavourful recipe

Sue's Review | Rating

A great entertaining standby and the pesto gives a bit more zing - try with different pestos for variety.

Natalie's Review | Rating

These are tasty little snacks great for the lunchboxes or picnics easy to make too

Jill's Review | Rating

Tastes really good, quick and easy to make and the pesto just gives it that extra special taste

Karen's Review | Rating

Made these for this weeks lunches! Great if you're gluten free or cutting carbs.

Kelvin's Review | Rating

Not tried it but what a great simple and sounding tasty dish

Beryl's Review | Rating

Made them in ramekins and added a little sun-dried tomato. Quick, easy, tasty and warming for lunch on a chilly day

Melissa's Review | Rating

Great tasting and loved the pesto dip and awesome idea for breakfast light snack

Shelley's Review | Rating

The dip adds to the tasty. Easy to make & store

Paul's Review | Rating

These are yummy and are easy to make.

Vicki's Review | Rating

A great idea, tasty and looks good too.

Angie's Review | Rating

Easy to make, very tasty. Great snack / lunch food for kids

Meredith's Review | Rating

Fun to make with the kids and quick and easy! Tastes great.

Sarah's Review | Rating

Absolutely loved these. They looked so cool and were perfect for family brunch

Rebecca's Review | Rating

Absolutely delicious! So easy to make, pesto added a great flavour

nicole's Review | Rating

its really yummy i would cook this everyday if i had the chance

Jill's Review | Rating

What a yummy twist on bacon and eggs!