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Bacon Egg McMuffin

photo of a plate of Bacon Egg McMuffin

Continuing on my breakfast cup recipes, I recently tackled Bacon Egg McMuffin cups.  English muffin + bacon + egg = Yum.

The English muffin develops a nice crispy exterior similar to if you had toasted it. The bacon doesn’t quite wrap around the entire muffin, but it does seem to fit right inside the muffin cup. Inside the crispy bacon wrap is the egg.
close-up photo of a Bacon Egg McMuffin
I used the oversized Texas muffin molds for these in order to fit the entire English muffin halves. Of course, if you don’t have oversized muffin molds you can circles out of the English muffins to have them fit a regular muffin pan.

These were a cinch to put together. It is even easier than the Sausage McMuffin cups I previously made because for those I had to cut out part of the sausage to fit the egg in.
photo of Bacon Egg McMuffins

Here is the rest of my breakfast cup series:

Or, try my Breakfast Muffins with Eggs Inside!

Bacon Egg McMuffin Cups

Servings: 6
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
These breakfast cups are easy to make and make a great grab-and-go breakfast.


  • 3 English muffins
  • 6 eggs
  • 6 slices precooked bacon I use the packs sold at Costco


  • Preheat oven to 375°F. Grease an oversized muffin pan. If you only have a regular sized pan, you will need to cut the English muffins to fit the pan. But they should fit in an oversized pan. Place half of an English muffin into each mold, squishing it down to the bottom.
  • Wrap the bacon around. It should line the inside of the English muffin. Then crack an egg inside the bacon.
  • Bake for 15-20 minutes until egg white is completely cooked. Serve while warm.


Serving: 1muffin cup, Calories: 221kcal, Carbohydrates: 13g, Protein: 10g, Fat: 13g, Saturated Fat: 4g, Sodium: 340mg, Potassium: 141mg, NET CARBS: 13g

The nutrition information provided are only estimates based on an online nutritional calculator. I am not a certified nutritionist. Please consult a professional nutritionist or doctor for accurate information and any dietary restrictions and concerns you may have.

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7 comments on “Bacon Egg McMuffin”

  1. HEY! Do you think these would still be great after being frozen? I was actually wondering whether texas-sized muffin pans would cook eggs into a good mc-muffin size, but came across this which might be even better!!

  2. We made these for our Christmas breakfast and they were a big hit. The second batch we decided to put cheese on top….they were even better!!! can’t wait to try out a different one I’m getting hungry just thinking about it 🙂

  3. It’ll sure be a lovely day if breakfasts are as grand as these muffin treats. I would love to wake up to a unique bacon recipe. I am sure my husband will love this too. Thanks for making breakfast extra special. Great post!

  4. Breakfast food is my favorite, and this would make one amazing breakfast!

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