Fried Egg Cheesy Veggie Homefries Skillet

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skillet hash and eggs- the best breakfast ever! This Fried Egg Cheesy Veggie Homefries Skillet is a hearty, healthy, and filling breakfast- perfect for the morning after when you need extra veggies!

My husband and I like to joke that after a long night (and perhaps a few too many beverages), you really only need one vitamin in the morning- vitamin G. As in, vitamin Grease. Is there anything better than a rich, greasy, and filling meal when you’re feeling a bit rough in the morning?

It’s easy to over-do the grease bit and have your meal keep you feeling sluggish all day though. So I made this delicious, hearty, and actually (reasonably) healthy fried egg and cheesy veggie homefries skillet as a way to get in a lot of other (real) vitamins- though it still has a rich, indulgent taste that is so comforting on tough mornings.

Grab some orange juice and fruit- and this makes a perfectly well rounded hangover helper meal. It’s even gluten-free for those with gluten allergies!

Fried Egg Cheesy Veggie Homefries Skillet
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Serves: 4 servings
  • 1 large onion, diced
  • 2 tbsp olive oil, ghee, or clarified butter
  • 2 large russet potatoes, washed well and diced into 1" squares
  • 1 large zucchini, washed well and diced into 1" squares
  • 1 large bell pepper, halved and diced
  • ½ cup sharp cheddar cheese
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • ¼ cup green onions
  • 2 tbsp butter or grease
  • 2 eggs
  1. In a large cast iron skillet, melt butter or heat oil until shimmery.
  2. Add onions and cook until browned.
  3. Set aside.
  4. Add potatoes, cook on medium high until browned.
  5. Remove potatoes.
  6. Add vegetables and cook on medium high until browned.
  7. Add onions and potatoes back to pan, stir.
  8. Add salt and pepper to taste, and top with cheese and green onions.
  9. In a small pan over very high heat, add 2 tbsp butter or grease to a pan.
  10. Carefully crack in two eggs, let fry until whites are cooked but yolk is still runny- about 5 minutes.
  11. When cheese is melted, remove from heat and serve!



Skillet hash browns and eggs- this is so delicious and easy for a rich morning meal!

6 thoughts on “Fried Egg Cheesy Veggie Homefries Skillet”

  1. This looks absolutely delicious, my husband would absolutely love this! Thank you for sharing and joining our Oh My Heartsie Girl Wordless Wednesday Link Party.. Have a great day, co-host Evija @Fromevijawithlove x

  2. Looks amazing! I would love to eat this any time of the day. Def going to make this, this weekend. Thanks for sharing & linking up @ Oh My Heartsie Girl.
    Sarah-Ann @ Living Intentionally Simple

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