From Grits to Huevos Rancheros: 22 Brunch Recipes to Whip Up

Finally, the weekend has arrived, and that means brunch! There is nothing more satisfying than rolling out of bed - without having to hit the alarm clock - and waking up to a feast of eggs, potatoes, and bottomless mimosas. Do yourself a favor this weekend brunch, and skip the long wait time at the restaurant - you've had enough to deal with all week.

Invite your friends to swing by around noon, or later, and prepare a brunch smorgasbord to go along with the Bloody Mary bar. You make the best Bloodies anyway, and no one will get made that you still have your sweats on.

This weekend, do brunch the right way and whip up one or more of these 23 irresistible brunch recipes.

1. Spinach Mushroom Feta Frittata

Loves Grows Wild

Skip the omelette station and whip up a frittata instead.

The Spinach Mushroom Feta Frittata is sure to be a crowd pleaser, and it only takes 10 minutes.

2. Homemade Lox

Honestly Yum

Everyone will want to come to your house for brunch after tasting this Homemade Lox spread.

3. Huevos Rancheros Breakfast Tostadas

I Wash You Dry

These Huevos Rancheros Breakfast Tostadas come fully loaded with black beans, cherry tomatoes, cojita cheese, salsa verde, and topped with an egg.

Yes, the tostada is the perfect vessel for your favorite Mexican-inspired brunch.

4. Perfect Roasted Potatoes

My Kitchen Escapades

You can't have a proper brunch without a side of crispy, oven roasted potatoes.

Get the recipe here.

5. Cheesy Bacon and Egg Hash

Cafe Delights

Brunch is all about the one-pan meal.

That's why this hearty Cheesy Bacon and Egg Hash was meant for Sunday morning.

6. Crescent Bacon Breakfast Ring

Jo Cooks

Brunch, meet the Crescent Bacon Breakfast Ring. A flaky crescent crust stuffed with strips of salty bacon, cheddar cheese, and fluffy eggs.

Who wants a slice, or two?

7. Grandma's Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits

Cooking Maniac

Don't forget the biscuits!

Get the recipe for these flaky, buttery biscuits here.

8. Ricotta Pancakes

Let the Baking Begin

Fluffy on the outside and oozing with ricotta cheese on the inside, you better make a couple batches of these Ricotta Pancakes.

9. Blueberry Coconut Baked Oatmeal

Love & Lemons

Ripe berries, flaky coconut, hearty oats, and a touch of cinnamon all baked into one brunch worthy dish.

Get the recipe here.

10. Iced Cardamon Coffee

Cook Republic

Wake up this weekend and smell the Iced Cardamon Coffee.

After the long work week, you deserve it.

11. The Best Bloody Mary Bar

Foodie Crush

Do brunch the right way, set up The Best Bloody Mary Bar with all the fixings.

12. Classic Mimosa

Cooking with Curls

It wouldn't be brunch without the Classic Mimosa.

13. 2-Ingredient Beermosa


If champagne isn't your thing, replace it with beer instead.

Get the recipe here.

14. Grapefruit Smoothie Bowl

Live Eat Learn

Raw, gluten-free, vegan, and totally brunch worthy - the Grapefruit Smoothie Bowl that everyone can enjoy.

15. Bacon Sriracha Avocado Deviled Eggs

Home Made Interest

Doctor up your Sunday brunch deviled eggs with creamy avocado, spicy hot sriracha, and bits of bacon.

Get the recipe here.

16. Arugula Asparagus Avocado Breakfast Salad


Who said you couldn't have salad for brunch?

Get the recipe here.

17. Croque Madame

Simply Delicious

Biting into the layers of a Croque Madame is like biting into brunch heaven.

18. Brunch Burger with Bacon Jam

Everyday Epicurist

Rookies, step aside. The Brunch Burger with Bacon Jam is for the experienced bruncher.

19. Tuna Melt Waffles

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Tuna Melt Waffles make for the perfect bite-sized brunch appetizer while everyone is hitting the Bloody Mary bar.

20. Hatch Chili Cornbread Waffle

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Cornbread waffles topped with beef shank, hatch chilies, and a fried egg - this was meant for the weekends.

Get the recipe here.

21. Cheesy Grits and Spinach Casserole with Bacon

Cooking and Beer

Have a few mouths to feed this Sunday brunch?

Bust out the casserole dish and whip up this Cheesy Grits and Spinach Casserole with Bacon.

22. Smothered Shrimp with Andouille Sausage and Creamy Parmesan Peppercorn Grits

From a Chef's Kitchen

Add a southern flair to your brunch and satisfy cravings with this Smothered Shrimp with Andouille Sausage and Creamy Parmesan Peppercorn Grits.

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