Going to or hosting a brunch is the ultimate way to spend any weekend morning. You're finished with the hustle and bustle of the early morning and are able to leisurely enjoy a meal comprised of sweet and savory options. Plus, hello, any time it is socially acceptable to drink booze before 5 p.m. is a reason to celebrate! Whether you're celebrating a birthday or special event, or are simply spending quality time catching up with friends, hosting a brunch is always a fun option for a weekend morning. Plus, you get to skip the long lines at the brunch spot round the corner, and truly relax with your friends at home. In order to really impress your guests, you need a killer menu that accurately captures the fun and relaxed vibe. These sweet and savory menu options will totally blow them away:
Singer/songwriter Jack Johnson has a song dedicated to banana pancakes, and rightfully so. There's something about banana pancakes that's homey and comforting. It’s a pancake that signifies loved ones and long weekends. This recipe will be your go-to when you want to "pretend like it's the weekend."
Sweet and Spicy Hash Browns
Scrambled Eggs with Bison Hickory Smoked Sausage
Bison for breakfast? Try this recipe to open your eyes to a whole new type of breakfast sausage served on roasted potatoes, yams, and apples.
Blood Orange Mimosa
A classic brunch cocktail that is dressed up with the addition of deep orange-colored blood orange juice.
This article originally published on August 14, 2014.