Bird's Nest Recipe


Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexAverage
MethodInterest Group


 Butter3 Tablespoon
 Bread slice1
 Processed american cheese slice/Sharp cheddar cheese1
 Egg1 , separated
 Bacon slices2 , partially cooked
 Shredded process american cheese/Cheddar cheese2 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 565 Calories from Fat 450

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 51 g78.5%

Saturated Fat 29.9 g149.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 349 mg116.3%

Sodium 697 mg29%

Total Carbohydrates 15 g4.8%

Dietary Fiber 0.68 g2.7%

Sugars 0.6 g

Protein 14 g28.6%

Vitamin A 29.1% Vitamin C

Calcium 12.9% Iron 9.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Butter one side of bread.
Place buttered side down on baking sheet.
Cover with cheese.
Beat egg white until stiff; mound on top of cheese, covering entire surface.
Wrap bacon, if desired, around edge of bread, forming a collar.
Make a small dent in center of egg white; place egg yolk in dent.
Cover yolk with cheese.
Bake at 400° for 10 minutes.