Great Breakfasts Without Eggs or Sweets?

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Q: My boyfriend and I have one culinary roadblock: breakfast. He is allergic to eggs and I don't like sweets or bread-centric meals, but we often have extra time in the morning and I would love to be able to cook something both of us can enjoy.

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Editor: Julie, start with this post — it's a similar question and will lead you to some good ideas:

What Are Some Savory Breakfasts Without Eggs or Meat?

Some of my favorite ideas there: Polenta, topped with tomatoes, and Indian recipes like spicy flattened rice and steamed rice cakes.

Readers, what else would you suggest?


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Faith is the executive editor of The Kitchn and the author of three cookbooks. They include Bakeless Sweets (Spring 2013) as well as The Kitchn's first cookbook, which will be published in Fall 2014. She lives in Columbus, Ohio with her husband Mike.

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