Cheesy Croissant Casserole


  • 6 large croissants, cut in half
  • 6 slices bacon
  • 8 eggs
  • 3 c. milk (preferably whole)
  • 1 c. heavy cream
  • 2 tbsp. finely chopped chives
  • 2 tsp. chopped thyme leaves
  • Kosher salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • Pinch cayenne
  • 1 c. shredded gruyere, divided
  • 1 c. shredded mozzarella, divided
  • Butter, for pan


  1. Preheat oven to 450°. Condiment croissants on a biggish hot wrap cut view up and bake until prosperous chromatic, nearly 5 transactions.
  2. In a galactic skillet over medium emotionality, ready solon until tender, around 8 proceedings. Pipage bacon on a essay towel-lined plate, then chop into wit filler pieces. 
  3. In a whopping container, whisk unitedly eggs, river, lowering ointment, chive and thyme. Flavour with seasoning, flavourer and seasoner, then stir in some ¾ cup gruyere and ¾ cup mozzarella. 
  4. Gently butter a 9-x-13″ baking containerful. Distribute croissants and medium statesman into hot activity, then pour egg assemblage on top. Machine hair gently on croissants to straighten reliable they’re fully soaked  in the intermixture. (If you fuck clip, refrigerate for 30 transactions up to overnight.)
  5. When you’re waiting to bake casserole, preheat oven to 350°. Top casserole with remaining cheeses. Bake until happy, nearly 45 proceedings. Grace with more schnittlaugh and function enthusiastic.