Go Back
+ servings

Open-Faced Welsh Rarebit Muffins

These Welsh rarebit muffins make a filling breakfast or a light meatless dinner.
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time5 minutes
Total Time15 minutes
Course: Brunch
Cuisine: British
Keyword: muffin recipe, Welsh rarebit
Servings: 4
Calories: 330kcal


  • 4 portabello mushroom caps
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1 large tomato sliced in 1/4-inch slices
  • 2 whole-grain English muffins toasted


  • 4 oz shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp dijon mustard
  • 1/4 tsp Worcestershire sauce


  • In a medium bowl, beat the eggs. Whisk in the mustard and Worcestershire sauce. Stir in the cheese and set aside.
  • Lay the toasted English muffin halves on a baking sheet.
  • Melt butter over medium heat in a large skillet. Place mushrooms in the pan cap side down. Swirl each mushroom cap so they are nicely coated with the butter. Saute on each side about 1 minute, or until the juice just begins to run out of the mushrooms; remove from pan and place a mushroom cap in each toasted muffin half.
  • In the same pan, fry the tomato slices on each side, just until they are hot. Place a slice of tomato on each mushroom cap.
  • Set broiler to high heat.
  • Divide the cheese mixture equally over each mushroom. Place in the broiler and cook for about 5 minutes or until the cheese is melted and bubbly and just begins to brown.


Serving: 1serving | Calories: 330kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 15g | Fat: 24g | Saturated Fat: 14g | Cholesterol: 142mg | Sodium: 439mg | Potassium: 497mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 1014IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 301mg | Iron: 2mg