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McDonald's Egg McMuffin

Tastes Just Like the Original

McDonald's executive chef Dan Coudreaut reveals how to make your own at home.
Difficulty: Easy
Cook Time: min

Celebrate the 40th birthday of the McDonald's McMuffin with this recipe.


  • 1 Egg, Grade A Large, cracked
  • 1 slice Canadian bacon
  • 1 English muffin, toasted
  • 1 slice American cheese
  • As needed Margarine Spread
  • Cooking Directions

    In a non slick pan over medium heat lightly spray the pan with a vegetable oil spray

    Place a ring mold in the center of the pan and add the cracked egg and break the yolk

    Add a small amount of water (approximately ¼ Cup) to the panaround the outside the ring and cover the pan with a lid to allow the egg to steam, approximately 3 -4 minutes

    Slice and toast the English muffin and lightly spread with the margarine

    When the egg is cooked, carefully remove it from the pan and the ring and set aside. Remove excess waterfrom the pan (if any). Place the pan back on the burner and add the Canadian bacon to quickly warm through

    Putting it Together:

    Place the cheese down first on the bottom half of the English muffin, then place the Round Egg, then the Canadian bacon and lastly the English muffin top.

    Recipe courtesy McDonald's.

    This recipe was styled by chef Karen Pickus for Good Morning America.

    Recipe Summary

    Main Ingredients: bacon, engilsh muffin, american cheese

    Course: Breakfast

    More Info: Kids Friendly

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