What Do You Call This Egg-Toast Breakfast Dish? - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

What Do You Call This Egg-Toast Breakfast Dish?

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    What Do You Call This Classic Breakfast Dish?

    A fried egg cooked in the center of toast is a popular breakfast dish, but it appears everyone calls it something different. We looked online and there were over 20 different names! What do you call it? (Published Tuesday, June 19, 2018)

    A fried egg cooked in the center of toast is a popular breakfast dish, but it appears everyone calls it something different.

    We looked online and there were over 20 different names!

    Everything from egg in a hole, egg in a basket, to toad in the hole. Wikipedia even had an entire article designated to the names.

    So, we want to know, what do you call a fried egg cooked in the middle of bread?

    Some viewers chimed in on our Facebook page. Here's what they said:

    "Eggs in a basket"

    "Owl eye."

    "Egg in a hole."

    "Toad in a hole."

    "Egg in a nest"

    "One eye jacks."

    "Dippin' Eggs."

    "Frog on a lily pad."

    "Birds in a nest."

    Chime in and let us know what you think. If you've made this dish, send pictures to isee@nbcdfw.com

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