It's our new favorite meal, and we're calling it "brinner." 

By Hayley Sugg
February 25, 2019
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Credit: Photo: Alison Miksch

A kid-friendly favorite, breakfast for dinner isn't a new concept. But these new recipes, everything from easy-build bowls to hearty breakfast soups, will revolutionize dinner time.

Saucy Skillet-Poached Eggs

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Imagine if if eggs in purgatory and shakshuka had a baby. The result would be this recipe. A flavorful base of onions, peppers, and garlic combine with tomatoes to create a sauce that will leave dinners mopping their plates with Grilled Garlic Toast

Farro Breakfast Bowl

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While the recipe title may say "breakfast," this easy-build bowl is great for any time of the day. Cumin-infused farro combines with creamy avocado and cooked veggies to create a balanced meal. Add a special touch (and protein) by topping with a soft-boiled egg.

Kale and Mushroom Frittata

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Taking just 10 minutes from start to finish, this veggie-packed frittata is perfect for busy weeknights. Cremini mushrooms and delicate baby kale add great flavor and texture for a dish that's anything but ordinary. Pair with a side salad or steamed veggies for a complete meal.

Chicken and Waffles With Kicky Syrup

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The classic combo gets a grown-up upgrade with a sriracha and soy sauce-infused maple syrup drizzle. The flavor mash-up of sweet, crunchy, and salty is sure to make this a family-favorite dinner.

Zucchini and Spinach Chilaquiles 

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This traditional Mexican brunch dish is served with a verde spin. Fresh zucchini and spinach help create a light twist on this often heavy meal. Make it extra hearty by adding scrambled eggs.

Quick Chicken Pho

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While not everyone will look at pho and think it's a breakfast food, it's traditionally eaten in Vietnam as a filling and comforting start to the day. This brothy soup boasts big flavor from toasting spices during cooking and sprinkling fresh herbs on top right before serving. 

Sausage, Spinach, and Apple Breakfast Sandwiches

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Not like your average drive-thru breakfast sandwich, this wholesome version boasts flavorful ingredients and a whole-wheat English muffin. Crisp and tart apples combine with savory spinach and hearty turkey sausage for a meal that will fill even the hungriest eater.