Breakfast Recipe

Slow Cooker Overnight Breakfast Casserole

30 mins
7 hrs
Portions: 8 Servings

Wake up relaxed, refreshed and ready to eat, with this great dish from Johnsonville. Let your favorite breakfast ingredients meld together overnight and you’ll have the perfect morning meal ready whenever you wake up!

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Made by the Sausage Chefs



  • 2 packages (12 ounces each) JOHNSONVILLE Original Breakfast Sausage, or Firecracker Spicy Breakfast Sausage
  • 1 cup chopped green onions
  • 1 medium sweet red bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 can (4 ounces) diced mild green chilies
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 package (30 ounces) frozen shredded hash browns
  • 1-1/2 cups (6 ounces) shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 12 eggs
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper

Cooking Instructions

  1. Cook sausage according to package directions; cut into 3/4-inch coin-slice pieces and set aside.
  2. In a bowl, combine the green onions, red pepper, chilies and cilantro; set aside.
  3. Spray a 5- or 6-qt. slow cooker with cooking spray.
  4. Layer a third of the hash browns, sausage, green onion mixture and cheese. Repeat layers twice.
  5. In a large bowl, whisk the eggs, milk, salt and pepper; pour over casserole.
  6. Cover and cook on low for 7-8 hours or until a thermometer inserted into the center reads 160°F.