Copycat Starbucks Egg Bites are so easy to make and taste just like the real deal… only better! Bacon and gruyere egg bites are baked in the oven to perfection in just about 15 minutes. Perfect for meal prepping or on-the-go snacking – no drive-thru required!
- Why We Love This Starbucks Egg Bites Recipe
- Variations on Starbucks Egg Bites
- How to Store and Reheat
- How to Freeze
- Serving Suggestions
- More Easy Breakfast Recipes To Try
- 5-Star Review
- Copycat Starbucks Egg Bites Recipe
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- Recommended Equipment
- Becky’s tips
- Nutrition Information
- How to Make Starbucks Egg Bites Step by Step
Why We Love This Starbucks Egg Bites Recipe
This recipe will save you a lot of dollars if you usually stop by Starbucks for breakfast!
- Easy. Just mix together all of the ingredients, pour them into a muffin tin, and bake!
- Flavorful. The combination of gruyere cheese, spinach, and bacon tastes just like the Starbucks favorite.
- Time-Saver. Prep a big batch of these to eat all week long!
Variations on Starbucks Egg Bites
This is an easy recipe to customize to your preferences! Use up to 1 cup of any veggie, like roasted broccoli or cauliflower, chopped bell peppers, onions, sun-dried tomatoes, sliced green onions, or diced tomatoes. You can also use up to 1 cup of your favorite freshly shredded cheese like Parmesan, mozzarella, cheddar, etc. or crumbled goat/feta cheese. And you can omit the bacon to make these egg bites vegetarian-friendly.
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How to Store and Reheat
You can store leftover egg bites in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 5 days. Reheat these egg bites in the microwave for about 60-90 seconds, until warmed through. You can reheat them right from frozen.
How to Freeze
Frozen egg bites will stay good for up to 2 months. Just make sure they’re stored in a freezer-safe container. Don’t forget to date and label!
A couple of these copycat Starbucks egg bites are great for a tasty breakfast on the go, but you can easily serve them up as part of a light lunch or even a dinner with salad or veggie sides. Try them with German Potato Salad, Peruvian Chopped Salad, Bacon Wrapped Green Bean Bundles, or Cheesy Roasted Vegetables.
Yes! The original from Starbucks and this recipe are both gluten-free!
Absolutely! Instead of 6 eggs, use 1 cup of egg whites.
These egg bites are done when a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
More Easy Breakfast Recipes To Try
- Egg McMuffin
- Make Ahead Breakfast Burritos
- Breakfast Hash
- Baked Eggs
- Breakfast Burger
- Biscuit Breakfast Casserole
- Eggs Benedict
“These were fun!! Gonna start making em on the weekend and munching on em through the week.” – Gary
How to Make Starbucks Egg Bites Step by Step
Prep: Preheat your oven to 350°F. Spray a 12-count muffin tin with nonstick spray. Set aside.
Blend the Eggs: Add 6 large eggs, ¾ cup of cottage cheese, 1 teaspoon of baking powder, ½ teaspoon of kosher salt, ½ teaspoon of ground black pepper, and ½ teaspoon of dried thyme to a blender. Cover and blend for 30 seconds or until smooth.
Stir in the Mix-Ins: Pour the blended mixture into a large bowl. Stir in 1 cup of shredded gruyere cheese, 1 cup of fresh spinach, and 6 slices of cooked and chopped bacon.
Portion the Eggs Bites: Pour the mixture into the prepared muffin tin.
Bake the Egg Bites: Bake for 15-20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.