Treat Dad to his favorite breakfast foods that are sure to speak to his heart, not just to his stomach.
Recipe: Buttermilk Biscuits
A Southern breakfast is far from complete without flaky, buttery biscuits. This simple five-ingredient recipe gets rave reviews from readers who say it can result only in perfection. Save time by making the dough in a food processor. Pulse dry ingredients six or seven times, and then slowly add liquid through the food chute while processing
Banana-Peach Buttermilk Smoothie
Even if Dad isn’t a huge fruit fan, he’ll love drinking this cool, summery smoothie with his brunch. Plus, like yogurt, buttermilk has healthful probiotic benefits.
- Recipe: Banana-Peach Buttermilk Smoothie
Frozen Coffee Cooler
This cold drink is perfect for a lazy summer morning and has the caffeine kick Dad is looking for early in the day. Garnish with whipped cream and ground cinnamon for a special occasion presentation.
- Recipe: Frozen Coffee Cooler
Dad will love these waffles that are heartier than average yet maintain a light texture. Serve with butter and maple syrup or fresh berries and whipped cream, depending on what your father likes best.
- Recipe: Oatmeal-Honey Waffles
Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole
This hearty casserole combines Dad’s favorite breakfast foods—sausage, cheese eggs, and hash browns. Prepare the night before to get this dish on the table with little hassle. Top with picante sauce and sour cream for a Tex-Mex flair.
- Recipe: Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole
Creamy Cheese Grits
Any and all breakfast dishes are kicked up a notch with a side of velvety grits filled with cheese. Use quick-cooking grits to speed up the preparation.
- Recipe: Creamy Cheese Grits