Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Brilliant Brunch: BBQ Western Burritos

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*Don't forget you can win your own Gift Pack of Slatherin' Sauces by commenting on my post here!*

It's funny that when I was a child, breakfast used to be my favorite meal of the day.  I'd love having cereal before school and on the weekends we could always convince mom to make eggs, french toast, or my personal favorite, waffles with whipped cream.  But, as I moved out and got my own place, breakfasts became less inspired.

I'm not sure if it's because most of my weekend mornings were met by the need of curing a hangover...or if it was just the fact that I couldn't be bothered to sit and whip up a good breakfast.  Either way, my breakfasts got boring.  A boring breakfast to me, is like having to sit through an hours long professional ballet performance, to John.  It's just agonizing to get through.  That's why when we got our Slatherin' Sauces, the first thing I wanted to perk up was our breakfast!

John loves western omelets with a passion.  If I could make a good omelet, he'd probably be much happier!  But, since I can't, I often make him scrambles - same ingredients, more messy looking.  This weekend though, I wanted to step it up a notch.  In honor of the Cinco de Mayo holiday, I decided to make a breakfast burrito, with a Slatherin' twist!
BBQ Western Burritos
Serves:  4 (4 burritos)
4 eggs
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup Slatherin' Sauce
2 peppers, diced
1 onion, diced
4 tortillas
1 cup cheddar cheese, grated
4 tablespoons green onions

In a large greased skillet, combine eggs, milk, and 1/4 cup slatherin' sauce.  Cook over medium heat until the eggs are soft yet set.  Then, add peppers and onions.  Continue to cook until onions are translucent and pliable.  Divide the egg mixture evenly into the tortillas.  Add 1/4 cup grated cheese, a tablespoon or two of Slatherin's sauce, and 1 tablespoon of green onions to each of the tortillas.  Roll up and serve immediately.

Until the next time my oven is on...


  1. Interesting twist on breakfast. The west coast use lots of salsas and hot sauce on their eggs, it's about time the east vcoast tried it.

  2. These look amazing and would be a great change-up for breakfast around here. I don't have any Slatherin' Sauce but I think I can come up with something! Keeping fingers crossed that I win the giveaway! :)


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