It’s tough to resist a piping hot cup of Joe and freshly baked muffin on your way to work in the morning. But it’s time to look beyond the typical grab-and-go fare and indulge in one of these sweet and savoury breakfast treats.

Broaden your morning palette with these satisfying, make-ahead recipes:


1. Blueberry Scones with Lemon Glaze

Tyler Florence shares his recipes for these heavenly blueberry scones topped with a sweet and citrusy lemon glaze for a decadent breakfast.

2. Green Eggs and Ham

Take one bite of these mini ham and egg pies and you’ll feel like you’re sitting down to a delicious afternoon brunch.

3. Pesto Goat Cheese Croissants

Surprisingly simple, these tasty croissants filled with your favourite flavoured pesto and creamy goat cheese are delicious morning, noon or night.

4. Cherry Danish Twists

Anna Olson delivers a mouth-watering pastry filled with fresh cherries and cherry jam, and glazed with apricot jam for a glossy presentation you won’t be able to resist.

5. Easy Poppyseed Bagel Bites

When you’re on the way out the door, grab a couple of these slightly sweet bagel bites from Anna Olson and you’ll be all set for a delicious morning meal.

6. Morning Glory Yogurt Loaf

Chock full of fruit, yogurt and shredded coconut, this light and delicious breakfast loaf can double as breakfast and a snack for later.

7. Hazelnut Cinnamon Rolls

These cinnamon rolls scream decadence: light and fluffy pastry is rolled with a gooey cinnamon sugar filling laced with toasted hazelnuts, and topped with sweet mascarpone icing.

8. Ham and Scallion Scones with Lemon Herb Chèvre

Top these savoury ham and scallion scones with some lemon and herb-infused chèvre, and you’ve got yourself a satisfying and hearty morning meal.

9. Strawberry Oatmeal Bars

Bake a batch of these delectable strawberry oatmeal bars on Sunday so you have enjoy them all week long for breakfast, dessert or as an afternoon treat.

10. Mini Spinach Quiches

Filled with spinach, onion and cheddar cheese, a few these mini quiches are super versatile and are sure to tide you over until lunch.