Sep 4, 2010

breakfast focaccia


Yum! Yum!
I love that this whole wheat focaccia has turned out delicious for a second time and it only takes two hours to make, including the rise. Focaccia tends to call for at least a half cup of olive oil, but I am cutting down and was able to make this still taste great with 2 Tablespoons of olive oil.

I topped the focaccia with my Breakfast Scramble of tofu, onions, garlic, nutritional yeast and added roasted peppers (still have lots!) and fresh herbs from my kitchen garden. I encourage everyone in the coming season to plant one - I have basil, rosemary, sage, parsley, oregano, lavender and thyme growing right outside of my back door. I tried growing in pots, but I do not have quite the success with it because I would need to feed the pot regularly - I tend to forget doing that and the plants stay small and compact. 

This brunch was great and it called for hardly any work from me.  

Cost Breakdown:
flour: $1.50
herbs: $0
tofu: $2
nutritional yeast, onion, garlic: $1
pepper: $1
Total to feed a family of 6:


  1. I love this breakfast foccacia and economical too!

  2. What a cool idea! I love that you topped the foccacia with that breakfast scramble! Yum!

  3. Congo-rats on top 9! Great photo, great recipe and I don't hate that it costs 5 bucks and change!


  4. Ah please post the whole wheat foccacia recipe!!

  5. I agree with Katherine!! This looks so good!

  6. Thank You! Thank You! It was so good, I should have had everyone over for brunch!

    I have posted the recipe so please enjoy!


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