Killer Popovers Recipe

Killer Popovers

Rick Mattes
An easy and impressive quick bread recipe for breakfast or brunch.
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Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 50 mins
Total Time 1 hr 10 mins
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Servings 6 people


  • Popover or muffin pan


  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 ¼ cup milk
  • 1 ¼ cup all-purpose flour sifted
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 3 Tbsp butter melted plus extra for buttering popoverpan cups
  • ¾ cup sharp cheddar cheese shredded


  • Preheat oven to 400F
  • Generously butter popover pans
  • In a large bowl, beat eggs
  • At low speed, add milk
  • Add flour and salt and beat until smooth
  • Stir in melted butter
  • Fill popover cups half full with batter
  • Top with shredded cheese
  • Pour remaining batter over cheese
  • Bake for 50 minutes until puffed and deep golden brown *DO NOT OPEN OVEN DOOR TO CHECK OR THE POPOVERS MAY FALL!
  • Let pans cool 1 minute then loosen each popover with a knife and remove
  • Serve hot with butter and/or fresh fruit


Serving: 1popover
Keyword Brunch, Cheese
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