8 Easy Latin Breakfast Recipes

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Jan 26, 2016 05:45 AM EST

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 11: A visitor bouys Mexican pork tacos on the first day of Street Food Thursday at the Markthalle Neun market hall in Kreuzberg district on April 11, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. Street Food Thursday features sidewalk delicacies from a variety of culinary traditions and will be open every Thursday from 5 until 11. Berlin has become a major tourist destination in Europe and has developed a reputation as a hip, affordable and open-minded city. (Photo : Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Breakfast is a very important meal of the day. Research has shown that eating a balanced breakfast helps young children stay alert and able to earn higher grades in school compared to those who don't, says the National Institutes of Health.

As such, it is best that you and your kids get to eat breakfast. What better breakfast choice than Latin breakfast meals that are not only tasty and healthy, but also easy to make!

Here are some easy to make Latin breakfast recipes.

Chorizo and Potato Casserole

This “riff on the classic Spanish tortilla” is a tasty breakfast idea that comes from The Latin Kitchen.

Great thing about this casserole is that it can be prepared the night before, so that when the morning comes, you don't have to worry about cooking – just eating.

Get the recipe for Chorizo and Potato Casserole here.

Chipotle and Jalapeno Bagels

This spicy pepper and tasty bread combo is shared by Lexibites.

Although this recipe takes time, it's perfect as a weekend project. For sure, you and your family will get to enjoy this Mexican dish.

Get the recipe for Chipotle and Jalapeno Bagels here.

Churro Doughnuts

Torn between donuts and Churros? Then get the best of both worlds by making Churro Doughnuts! Recipe courtesy of Kitchen Nostalgia.

To make the Churro Doughnuts healthier than its counterparts, the recipe uses baking as the method of cooking doughnuts instead of frying. Go on and try it.

Get the recipe for Churro Doughnuts here.

Mexican Baked Eggs

Mexican Baked Eggs or “Eggs En Cocotte” is a simple recipe shared to you by The Texas Peach.

So simple! Just get the ingredients, prepare, throw inside ramekins, then bake to your desired consistency. When done, enjoy the home-cooked goodness.

Get the recipe for Mexican Baked Eggs here.

Arepas Rellenas de Queso (Cheese Stuffed Corn Cakes)

Arepas Rellenas de Queso is a Colombian recipe courtesy of My Colombian Recipes.

Arepas are a staple of the Colombian diet and, for this recipe, you'll combine the goodness of arepas and cheese, served warm. Very comforting.

Get the recipe for Arepas Rellenas de Queso (Cheese Stuffed Corn Cakes) here.

Ultimate Breakfast Burrito

No, this is not from Chipotle or from some Tex-Mex restaurant. This recipe comes from Simple Comfort Food.

Although the recipe calls for many ingredients, once the burrito is done, you're sure to say that it was really worth it. It is named “Ultimate Breakfast Burrito” after all.

Get the recipe for Ultimate Breakfast Burrito here.

Breakfast Enchiladas

Enchiladas are good, and so are bacon and eggs. How about combining them? Recipe Tin Eats did and here's what you get: a full breakfast idea that's sure to fill your tummy.

Be careful about the bacon you choose though, as different kinds have different calorie counts.

Get the recipe for Breakfast Enchiladas (with bacon and eggs) here.

10-Minute Mini Breakfast Tacos

Finally, tacos that can be made from start to finish at only 10 minutes. This great breakfast idea comes from Lemon and Mocha.

Don't think that the prepared tacos will be big. Though they're “mini,” they'll be tasty anyway and you can make more because of the recipe that's shared here.

Get the recipe for 10-Minute Mini Breakfast Tacos here.

If you want, you can check other recipes such as sopapillas, brownies or other weekend recipes here.

Have fun preparing and eating breakfast!

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