Christmas morning is about cozy moments and festive cheer, not being chained to the kitchen! So, how about we revolutionize your Christmas breakfast ideas with the magic of a crock pot? Imagine waking up on Christmas morning or Saturday morning to the mouth-watering aromas of a feast, all ready to be served. Our crock pot recipe collection is here to make this dream a reality. From savory slow cooker breakfast casserole recipes to sweet delights, we’ve got you covered.
Why Use A Slow Cooker For Christmas Breakfast?
Christmas morning should be about joy and family, not fussing in the kitchen. Here’s why using a crockpot for your Christmas morning breakfast is a game-changer:
- Stress-Free Preparation: Set up your crockpot breakfast recipes on Christmas Eve. Wake up to a ready-made, delicious breakfast.
- Perfect for the Entire Family: A slow cooker can handle recipes big enough to feed everyone, making it ideal for family gatherings and overnight guests.
- Versatile Cooking: From sweet French toast casseroles to savory egg bakes, slow cooker breakfast recipes offer a variety of options to please all tastes.
- Keeps Food Warm: The crockpot’s warm setting means no cold breakfast, no matter when your family starts trickling into the kitchen.
- Easy Recipes: These easy recipes mean you spend less time prepping and more time enjoying the holiday.
- Christmas Brunch Ready: Perfect for a late Christmas brunch, ensuring you’re not stuck cooking while others are celebrating.
- Simple Cleanup: With easy cleanup, you won’t be left with a mountain of pots and pans.
Crock Pot Egg Recipes
Make a crockpot egg casserole for your Christmas morning meal. Perfect for cooking a hot breakfast that’s ready when you are, whether it’s for breakfast or Christmas brunch. Enjoy these great christmas crock pot breakfast ideas.
Slow Cooker Breakfast Quiche
I didn’t know you could make a quiche in the crock pot until I saw this recipe! Doesn’t this look delicious? With the help of parchment paper as a slow cooker liner, a Slow Cooker Breakfast Quiche will pull out of the crock pot easily. Lay your crust into the crock pot then pour in your egg mixture. Easy recipe!
Sausage and Bacon Overnight Breakfast Casserole Recipe
For all the meat lovers, this Sausage and Bacon Overnight Breakfast Casserole is a winner! This looks like a really tasty breakfast egg casserole that’s perfect for a holiday morning or a brunch party. A crockpot breakfast casserole recipe can be made any time of year. Use your favorite breakfast sausage.
Slow Cooker Veggie Omelet Recipe
Wake up on Christmas morning and whip up this Slow-Cooker Veggie Omelet so it’s ready in a couple hours when the family eats breakfast. This easy breakfast casserole has healthy ingredients if you need breakfast ideas for busy mornings.
More Breakfast Ideas
Slow Cooker Breakfast Potato Recipes
Love potatoes for your Christmas breakfast? Enjoy these great christmas crock pot breakfast ideas that include potato.
Cheesy Crockpot Hashbrowns Recipe
Make these cheesy, delicious shredded hash browns in a slow cooker. A Crockpot Potato Casserole is perfect to make the night before your busy morning.
Crock Pot Tater Tot Egg Bake
This Crock Pot Tater Tot Egg Bake looks like something the whole family will love! It’s something I’d make once a week! Tater tots, cheddar cheese and ham make this a hearty meal. Cooking time is 8 hours. Make it at night and eat the next morning. Fluffy eggs, green onions, ham and cheese. What’s not to love?
Crockpot French Toast Recipes
French toast casseroles are great served with some maple syrup or whatever you like on your french toast! Enjoy these great christmas crock pot breakfast ideas.
Slow Cooker Cranberry Apple French Toast
This is the perfect holiday breakfast! Cranberries and french toast but you don’t have to get up early to make it! This Slow Cooker Cranberry Apple French Toast takes just 10 minutes to prep. Cook for 5-6 hours and you can wake up to a the perfect Christmas french toast!
Nutella and Banana French Toast Casserole
If you love nutella and bananas you’ll love this Slow Cooker Nutella French Toast Casserole. This is a great recipe to throw into the crockpot when you wake up and it will be ready when you’ve finished opening presents.
Pumpkin Breakfast Recipes
Make one of these delicious breakfast recipes with pumpkin!
Slow Cooker Muffin and Cake Recipes
An overnight crockpot breakfast casserole doesn’t have to be healthy! Try a slow cooker recipe for picky eaters who have a sweet tooth!
Crock Pot Orange Sweet Rolls
Use canned crescent roll dough to make these gooey and delicious Orange Sweet Rolls in your slow cooker. Sugary crust and orange gooey goodness!! Use this idea to make a homemade slow cooker cinnamon roll as well.
Slow Cooker Turtle Monkey Bread Recipe
Grab some canned biscuit dough and make this EASILY! Yummy, gooey monkey bread with pecans and a chocolate drizzle. This Slow Cooker Monkey Bread takes a couple hours to cook in your crock pot.
Slow Cooker Apple Pie Coffee Cake Recipe
This 2.5 hour recipe is perfect for those late breakfasts or brunches! Start the Apple Pie Coffee Cake when you wake up and have a delicious treat a couple hours later!
Slow Cooker Lemon Poppyseed Muffin Recipe
Cook this giant Slow Cooker Lemon Poppyseed Muffin in under 2 hours in the slow cooker. Perfect accompaniment to any breakfast buffet! This is not your classic breakfast casserole but it’s a really fun way to make lemon bread!
Slow Cooker Oatmeal Recipes
Overnight Pumpkin Oatmeal Recipe
This Slow Cooker Pumpkin Oatmeal is a healthier alternative to other sweet breakfast recipes. It’s especially good for anyone who loves steel-cut oatmeal and pumpkin. It makes a wonderful breakfast!
Crock Pot Blueberry Oatmeal Casserole Recipe
If you love oatmeal you’ll love this one! Make your morning oatmeal into a yummy Blueberry Casserole.
Yes, it’s a good idea. Spraying your crock pot with nonstick cooking spray before adding ingredients prevents sticking and makes cleanup a breeze.
Store leftover breakfast dishes in an airtight container in the refrigerator. They should stay fresh for about 3-4 days.
Most modern slow cookers are designed to be left on for extended periods, like overnight cooking, making them perfect for a stress-free Christmas morning breakfast.