American FruityBreakfast Recipes
Here's all the recipes listed under American Fruity along with the comments posted by the breakfast lovers that submitted them.
7-Up Citrus Salad
"If your oranges are particularly sweet, it's a good idea to reduce the amount of sugar. To toast the almonds and coconut, simply place in a medium fry pan over medium heat and - stirring often - cook until lightly browned and fragrant."
2 oranges - peeled and segmented, 1 grapefruit - peeled and segmented, 1/4 cup sugar, 1/4 cup orange marmalade, 1/2 cup white grape juice, 1/4 cup 7-Up or Sprite soda pop, 2 Tablespoons slivered almonds - toasted, 2 Tablespoons flaked coconut - toasted
American Flag Fruit Toast
"A toast to America! A salute to fruit! Blueberries, banana and jam are arranged on a piece of toast so it looks like the American flag."
1 piece toast - white or wheat, 2 teaspoons cream cheese, 2 teaspoon strawberry (or other red) jam, 9 blueberries, 1/4 of banana sliced
American Toast Fruit Cobbler
"It's sort of a mix between French toast and a cobbler. It makes a lot and it's packed with peaches."
8 to 12 ounce long bread, 4 eggs, 1 cup milk, 1/4 teaspoon baking powder, 1 teaspoon vanilla, 3 1 pound cans sliced peaches - do not drain, 1/2 cup brown sugar, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, 2 Tablespoons butter
Banana Breakfast Dogs
"This is a great idea to get fussy kids to eat breakfast."
1 banana, 1 whole wheat hot dog bun, Optional Toppings: peanut butter, strawberry jam or other jam, Nutella or similar hazelnut spread, honey, raisins, coconut, whatever you can think of
Banana Breakfast Nuggets
"A fun and easy recipe courtesy of Skippy Peanut Butter and the book The Magic Of Peanut Butter. A great breakfast for kids."
1/2 cup Skippy Peanut Butter, 2 bananas - cut into 2-inch pieces, 1 cup of your favorite breakfast cereal
Banana Fruit Toast
"A good homemade bread like zuccini or pumpkin bread work best for this recipe. It's super easy to make and one of my favorites."
2 slices of bread, 1 banana, 10 almonds, cinnamon
"This is a classic recipe from a 1948 Chiquita Banana magazine advertisement. "Here's a golden-brown surprise... Banana Scallops.""
melted fat or salad oil*, 1 and 1/2 teaspoon salt, 1 egg (or 1/4 cup evaporated milk), 6 firm bananas, 3/4 cup fine corn flake or bread crumbs or corn meal
Blintzes With Fruit Topping
"A great breakfast with a mixed fruit and orange juice topping. Requires crepes from the grocery store or ones made from your favorite recipe."
1 package (3 ounce) cream cheese, 1 cup ricotta cheese, 1 egg, 2 tablespoons granulated sugar, 1/2 teaspoon almond extract, 1 package (4.5 ounce) ready-to-use crepes, 1 tablespoon butter, 2 tablespoons orange juice, 1 tablespoon cornstarch, 2 boxes (10 ounces each) frozen Deluxe Mixed Fruit - thawed
"Best when served warm! Have a great breakfast!!!"
4 cup rhubarb cut into l-inch pieces, 2 cups blueberries, 1 cup granulated sugar, 1/2 cup flour, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, 1 teaspoon lemon juice, 1/2 cup water, For Crumble/Crunch Topping, l cup flour, l cup packed brown sugar, 1/2 cup rolled oats, 1/2 cup butter or margarine, 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
Blueberry Breakfast Bake
"For even more blueberry taste, top with blueberry syrup and enjoy."
1 cup fresh or frozen blueberries, 8 slices of bread cut into 1 inch cubes, 8 oz chilled cream cheese cut into 1/8 inch cubes, 8 eggs, 1 1/2 cup milk
"The simple banana gets the royal treatment in this 15-second breakfast recipe (more of an idea, really)."
banana, honey, whipped cream, cinnamon
"My mom makes it with vanilla yogurt instead of the ice cream so you could try that too. But you can also get fat-free ice cream so it won't be too bad."
1 banana, 3 Tablespoons peanut butter, 2 scoops chocolate ice cream, 2 cups milk
Classic Banana Fritters
"These fritters are from a vintage 1950 recipe booklet. The recipe suggests that they'd make a great side dish or dessert. We think they’d make a great breakfast eaten as a donut or pancake-style with maple syrup."
melted fat or salad oil*, 2 or 3 firm all-yellow bananas, 1/2 cup flour, For The Fritter Batter: 1 cup sifted flour, 2 teaspoons baking powder, 1 and 1/4 teaspoon salt, 1/4 cup sugar, 1 egg - well-beaten, 1/3 cup milk, 2 teaspoons melted shortening
Delicious Citrus Bites
"Serve hot with juice. This meal is so good that it is addictive. Have a delicious refreshing breakfast. -W. Zgodowski"
2 oranges or 4 Mandarins, 1/2 cup flour, 2 eggs, 1/4 cup milk, 2 teaspoons sugar, 1 pinch salt, about 1/4 cup beer, powdered sugar, olive oil
Fourth Of July Breakfast Parfaits
"Celebrate America with a red, white and blue breakfast parfait. Great for the Fourth of July or any day of the year!"
2 single-serve (6 ounce) cups of vanilla or plain yogurt, 4 strawberries, 1/2 cup blueberries, 1/3 cup raspberries, whipped cream
Fruit Pizza w/ Cookie Crust
"I've seen many fruit pizza recipes on the internet. This is our family's favorite. I'd love to hear what people add to it or any modification, so please post your comments and let me know."
1 18-ounce package of refrigerated cookie dough, 1 8-ounce package of cream cheese, 1/3 cup sugar, 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract, 1 and 1/2 cups berries and sliced fresh fruit (see below), 1/2 cup orange or apricot preserves, 1 Tablespoon water
Homemade Strawberry Jam
"This is a great simple recipe - nothing fancy to take away from the pure strawberry taste."
2 quarts of fresh strawberries - hulled and sliced, 7 cups sugar, 1 package pectin
Hot Fruit Casserole
"You won't believe one casserole can hold this many different fruits: peaches, pineapple, apricots, cherries, figs, banana and more!"
1 28-ounce can peach halves, 1 28-ounce can peach slices, 1 15 1/4-ounce can pineapple chunks, 1 17-ounce can apricot halves, 1 28-ounce can pear halves, 1 17-ounce can pitted dark cherries, 1 17-ounce can Kadota figs (or figs packed in light syrup), 1 bag coconut, 3-4 bananas, lemon juice, brown sugar, Butter, 2 2-ounce packages slivered almonds, 2/3 cup banana liqueur or Cointreau
Irish Cream Breakfast Bananas
"Baked bananas with buttery Irish cream. Makes a great side dish or have a double serving with some juice and call that breakfast."
6 bananas, 1 Tablespoon fresh lemon juice, 1/4 cup butter, 2 Tablespoons Irish cream liqueur
Ivy House Buttery Skillet Apples
"These skillet-cooked apples are great one their own (especially with whipped cream), but they also make a nice topping for pancakes and waffles."
4 cooking apples, 1/3 cup real butter, 1/2 cup sugar, 2 Tablespoons cornstarch, 1 and 1/2 cups water
Mam-mam's Apple Crisp
"This is sooooo good served warm with milk or vanilla ice cream. However, it's best eaten the first day. The topping will become soggy from moisture in the apples."
6 cups sliced pared baking apples, 1/4 cup granulated sugar, 1/2 cup flour, 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar, 1/2 cup quick cooking rolled oats, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, 4 tablespoons softened butter
Old School Apple Fritters
"This Amish recipe uses up those crisp fall apples in a yummy way, served warm with milk or as a side dish with pancakes."
1 cup flour, 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder, 1/2 teaspoon salt, 2 tablespoons sugar, 1 egg, 1/3 to 1/2 cup milk, 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract, 3 apples - pared and cut into thick slices, canola oil for frying
Planning For A Long Day Cereal
"A tasty oatmeal filled with raisins and dried apricot, then topped with bananas and, for crunch, some Grape-Nuts cereal."
2/3 cup oatmeal, 1 and 1/2 ounces raisins, 1 and 1/2 ounces dried apricot, 1 apple, 1 banana, Grape-Nuts breakfast cereal
Red, White & Blue Berry Parfait
"You can layer the ingredients in any order you want... or create multiple thin layers. However the strawberries will be juicy so it's best to have those toward the bottom."
1 cup of your favorite granola cereal, 1 cup sliced fresh strawberries, 1/4 cup sugar, 1/2 cup cool whip whipped cream, 1/2 cup plain or vanilla yogurt, 1 cup fresh blueberries
Slow Cooker Apple Butter
"Wonderful on toast or as a topping for waffles or crepes. Chop the apples coarsely for chunkier consistency."
4 cups peeled and chopped Granny Smith apples, 3/4 cup packed dark brown sugar, 2 Tablespoons balsamic vinegar, 1/4 cup butter, 1 Tablespoon ground cinnamon, 1/2 teaspoon salt, 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves, 1 and 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
Strawberry Rhubarb Jam
"This great jam stores well for 2 weeks. It's not a keep-in-the-pantry-for-years jam where you have to boil the jars and all that jazz."
1/2 pound of fresh rhubarb, 1/2 quart of fresh strawberries, 1 cup of sugar, 1 Tablespoon of lemon juice, 3/4 teaspoon of quick tapioca
Sweet And Sour Apple Delight
"It's so easy- the KIDS can make it themselves! Best in the morning but is just as good at any time during a summer day! :)"
1 granny smith/ red apple, 1 bottle of lemon juice, 1 bowl, 3 pinches of salt, 3 pinches of sugar
"For all you lemon lovers, this parfait is a must! Pineapple and coconut add a flavor of the tropics."
4 to 6 ounces lemon yogurt, 1/4 cup chunk pineapple - drained, 1/4 cup granola, 1 teaspoon sugar, 1 Tablespoon coconut flakes