Eggs in Clouds

Eggs in Clouds

Prep Time15 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Total Time25 minutes
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4


  • 4 eggs
  • 1/4 cup grated pecorino-romano or your choice
  • 1/4 cup chopped chives or green onion
  • 1/4 cup crumbled bacon try sausage
  • Pepper


  • Separate eggs, putting whites in 1 large bowl and yolks in 4 separate small bowls. Whip whites until stiff peaks form. Fold in cheese, chives and bacon. Spoon into 4 mounds on parchment-lined baking sheet; make a deep well in center of each.
  • Bake at 450 degrees for 3 minutes, then and 1 yolk to each well; season with pepper. Bake until yolks are just set, 2 to 3 minutes
  • Also try put the beaten egg whites on the toast and sprinkle more shredded cheese on the top before baking for a variation.