These Keto Egg Muffins have been a life changer for my family! Not only are they low-carb, they are absolutely delicious and easy to make.
In fact, we make a batch every Sunday and refrigerate the leftovers so that we have a make ahead breakfast (or low-carb snack) anytime we need one. And just like our Breakfast Bombs recipe, you can customize them based on your eating preferences or what you have in the refrigerator.
For instance, below we have included one of our standard Keto Breakfast Muffins recipe that uses ground sausage, diced onions and peppers and Cheddar Cheese.
However, if you prefer bacon, by all means, use that! And if you have some extra chicken from last night’s dinner, you can make a Buffalo Chicken Breakfast Muffin as well.
Here are some of our other favorite Keto Egg Muffin combinations:
- mushrooms, onions, spinach
- chicken, buffalo sauce, green onions
- bacon, onions, peppers, salsa, cheese
- sun-dried tomatoes, spinach, Parmesan cheese
- ham, cheese
- jalapeno, chicken, pepper Jack cheese
- bacon, sausage, ham, cheese
As you can see, there are many possibilities to make this recipe your own. However, the cooking process will remain the same no matter ingredients that you choose.
How To Make Keto Breakfast Muffins
In the recipe card below, we have included the ingredients to make our standard Sausage Keto Egg Muffins.
- Salt & Pepper
- Cooked Ground Sausage
- Diced Onions
- Diced Bell Peppers
- Cheddar Cheese
You will need to use a standard muffin tin for this recipe. And I find it very helpful to use silicone muffin liners instead of spray the pan with non-stick baking spray.
Not only do the Keto egg muffins come out of the liners easier, the clean up is much quicker as well!
Once you have your muffin tin ready, preheat the oven to 400°F. Then in a large mixing bowl, whisk 10 large eggs with salt and pepper until the eggs are nice and fluffy.
Then pour the egg mixture into the muffin tin until each cup is half full. Now it is time to add the toppings. Evenly divided the toppings among each cup.
Be sure not to overfill the muffin cups. After you add the toppings, the Keto Egg Muffin cups should be no more than 3/4 full. Place in the oven and bake for 12-15 minutes or until the eggs are cooked through and set.
Remove the muffin liners or run a knife around the inside edge of each cup to loosen the breakfast muffins away from the pan if you used non-stick spray.
Eat immediately or let cool and place in the refrigerator or freezer for an easy make ahead breakfast meal.
To reheat the Keto Egg Muffins simply place them in a microwave and heat for 30-40 seconds. It can’t get any easier than that!
And remember, these not only make a great low-carb breakfast. You can eat them for a snack or appetizer as well!
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- 10 large eggs
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
- 3/4 cup ground sausage, cooked
- 1/4 cup diced onions
- 1/4 cup diced green peppers
- 3/4 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
- Spray a standard muffin tin with non-stick spray or use silicone muffin liners. Set aside. Preheat oven to 400°F.
- In a large mixing bowl add the eggs, salt and pepper and whisk until the eggs are light and fluffy.
- Fill the muffin tins 1/2 full with the eggs.
- Evenly divide the ground sausage, diced onions and diced green peppers between the muffin tins and place inside the egg mixture.
- Add the shredded Cheddar cheese on top of each muffin cup.
- Bake for 12-15 minutes or until the eggs are cooked through.
- Remove from the muffin pan, using a knife around the edges if you didn't use silicone liners. Eat immediately or let cool completely and store in the refrigerator or freezer in an air tight container.
Replace fillings as desired. Suggested fillings: ham, bacon, chicken, mushrooms, spinach, sun-dried tomatoes, etc. To reheat, microwave for 30-40 seconds. Recipe provided by Make Your Meals
Serving Size:1 grams
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 133Total Fat: 10gSaturated Fat: 4gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 173mgSodium: 398mgCarbohydrates: 1gFiber: 1gSugar: 1gProtein: 9g