Breakfast Strata – Delicious Make Ahead Meal

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(Last Updated On: May 22, 2021)

This delicious Breakfast Strata recipe will make your mornings easier! Make it the night before or assemble it in the morning for an amazing breakfast casserole that the whole family will love.
Delicious Breakfast Strata

Breakfast Strata – Delicious Make Ahead Meal

Breakfast Strata is one of my favorite breakfast options – it is easy to make, it’s pretty, and you can make it ahead of time 🙂

Easy Breakfast Casserole

My kids can be picky when it comes to vegetables, so I only put in some tri-colors peppers.  I like the flavor they add, and the color is always pretty 🙂

Make ahead Breakfast Strata


To make it, it is really just a few steps.  You will brown and drain the sausage, then mix all the ingredients together in a large mixing bowl.

Tasty Overnight breakfast bake

Once everything is mixed, just pour it all into your baking dish and cover it overnight.

Sausage Breakfast Casserole

When you wake up, toss it in the over for a little over an hour and TA-DA – breakfast is served 🙂

Now, here’s my breakfast strata recipe, make sure to print it and pin it so you make it again and again.

Breakfast Strata

This Breakfast Strata is one of my favorite breakfast recipes to make on the weekends. This breakfast casserole recipe is easy to make and you can customize it to your family's likes.
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Course: Breakfast, Breakfast/Brunch, Brunch
Keyword: breakfast, brunch, easy recipe
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 1 hour 15 minutes
Author: Tracy


  • Oven


  • 1 package/roll breakfast sausage
  • 6 eggs
  • 3/4 loaf of french bread cubed - or about 10 slices of loaf bread cubed
  • 2 skim cups of milk
  • cups of shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 tbsp Flour
  • 1 tsp Emeril's Original Seasonings - or your favorite all-purpose seasoning
  • 1 tbsp dry mustard
  • 1 tsp salt
  • Handful of diced tri-color bell peppers - I like them for color 🙂


  • In large skillet - brown sausage and drain
  • In large bowl - beat eggs and add remaining ingredients - mix well
  • Spoon into greased 8 x 8 inch baking pan
  • Cover and refrigerate for 8 hrs/overnight
  • Bake at 350 degrees for 60 minutes covered and then for 10-15 uncovered to just brown the top
  • Knife inserted in the center will come out clean when done
  • Enjoy!


You can easily add any vegetables that you think your family would enjoy - for example: broccoli, asparagus, mushrooms...the possibilities are endless!
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Simple breakfast strata with sausage

This Breakfast Strata recipe is perfect for the weekends, you prep everything the night before and just toss it in the oven when you wake up!  Make sure to let me know if you try it!

Make Ahead Sausage Breakfast Strata

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