Top Engine 2 Recipes: Sunrise Breakfast Bake

The idea for this recipe came from the popular egg, cheese and bacon casseroles so popular at brunches – only this one is PLANT-STRONG!

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  • 4 cups old fashioned oats
  • 1 can no-salt added Rotel tomatoes
  • 4 cups raw kale, chopped
  • ½ cup nutritional yeast
  • 1 teaspoon turmeric
  • 2 teaspoons smoked paprika
  • a dash of cayenne (optional)
  • 4 cups low sodium vegetable broth or water
  • 1/2 cup whole grain oil-free breadcrumbs
  • Garnish with fresh cilantro, avocado, salsa or hot sauce (optional)


Preheat oven to 400 degrees. In a 9 x 13 baking dish, Add all ingredients except the breadcrumbs and the garnishes.  Stir until well combined. Add the breadcrumbs to the top, and bake for 45 minutes. Let cool for a few minutes before serving. Garnish with avocado, cilantro, salsa or hot sauce.

Serve with a side of fresh fruit. 

Servings: 6