15 Make-Ahead Breakfasts with up to 27 Grams of Protein

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Protein is essential for weight loss and building lean muscle. Starting the day with a protein-rich breakfast can help you feel full longer and avoid a mid-day slump. From savory egg-based dishes to sweet yogurt bowls, these 15 recipes have 11–27 grams of protein and are easy to make ahead.

1. PROTEIN-PACKED OVERNIGHT OATS | MYFITNESSPAL’S RECIPES

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 438; Total Fat: 16g; Saturated Fat: 2g; Monounsaturated Fat: 6g; Cholesterol: 3mg; Sodium: 82mg; Carbohydrate: 58g; Dietary Fiber: 7g; Sugar: 23g; Protein: 21g

2. APPLE PIE BREAKFAST BOWL | FIT FOODIE FINDS

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 290; Total Fat: 3g; Saturated Fat: 0g; Monounsaturated Fat: 1g; Cholesterol: 3mg; Sodium: 110mg; Carbohydrate: 65g; Dietary Fiber: 6g; Sugar: 20g; Protein: 15g

3. PEANUT BUTTER BREAKFAST COOKIES | MYFITNESSPAL’S RECIPES

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 299; Total Fat: 15g; Saturated Fat: 3g; Monounsaturated Fat: 0g; Cholesterol: 53mg; Sodium: 131mg; Carbohydrate: 34g; Dietary Fiber: 6g; Sugar: 13g; Protein: 11g

4. SCRAMBLED EGG BREAKFAST IN A JAR | DANIELLE OMAR FOR MYFITNESSPAL

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 371; Total Fat: 22g; Saturated Fat: 9g; Monounsaturated Fat: 7g; Cholesterol: 32mg; Sodium: 654mg; Carbohydrate: 26g; Dietary Fiber: 3g; Sugar: 10g; Protein: 18g

5. MANGO-PINEAPPLE YOGURT BOWL | MYFITNESSPAL’S RECIPES

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 334; Total Fat: 16g; Saturated Fat: 6g; Monounsaturated Fat: 2g; Cholesterol: 15mg; Sodium: 172mg; Carbohydrate: 38g; Dietary Fiber: 4g; Sugar: 32g; Protein: 16g

6. PROTEIN-PACKED BREAKFAST BURRITOS | FIT FOODIE FINDS

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 371; Total Fat: 22g; Saturated Fat: 7g; Monounsaturated Fat: 4g; Cholesterol: 391mg; Sodium: 565mg; Carbohydrate: 21g; Dietary Fiber: 9g; Sugar: 3g; Protein: 27g

7. MAKE-AHEAD MINI FRITTATAS | CLEAN EATING

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 291; Total Fat: 16g; Saturated Fat: 6g; Monounsaturated Fat: 6g; Cholesterol: 297mg; Sodium: 489mg; Carbohydrate: 15.5g; Dietary Fiber: 2g; Sugar: 4g; Protein: 21g

8. HIGH-PROTEIN CHAI SMOOTHIE BOWL | MYFITNESSPAL’S RECIPES

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 263; Total Fat: 6g; Saturated Fat: 1g; Monounsaturated Fat: 2g; Cholesterol: 5mg; Sodium: 91mg; Carbohydrate: 38g; Dietary Fiber: 6g; Sugar: 16g; Protein: 17g

9. BLUEBERRY ALMOND OATMEAL PARFAITS | THE WHEATLESS KITCHEN

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 296; Total Fat: 10g; Saturated Fat: 1g; Monounsaturated Fat: 5g; Cholesterol: 6mg; Sodium: 69mg; Carbohydrate: 44g; Dietary Fiber: 6g;  Sugar: 20g; Protein: 11g

10. CAULIFLOWER-CRUSTED SPINACH FETA PIE | MYFITNESSPAL’S RECIPES

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 136; Total Fat: 6g; Saturated Fat: 3g; Monounsaturated Fat: 1g; Cholesterol: 68mg; Sodium: 330mg; Carbohydrate: 11g; Dietary Fiber: 5g; Sugar: 4g; Protein: 13g   

11. OVEN-BAKED EGG WITH SPINACH & BACON | MYFITNESSPAL’S RECIPES

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 314; Total Fat: 26g; Saturated Fat: 8g; Monounsaturated Fat: 11g; Cholesterol: 241mg; Sodium: 419mg; Carbohydrate: 8g; Dietary Fiber: 3g; Sugar: 3g; Protein: 15g

12. HEALTHY WHOLE-GRAIN AND SEED PANCAKES | LENTINE ALEXIS FOR MYFITNESSPAL

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 338; Total Fat: 12g; Saturated Fat: 3g; Monounsaturated Fat: 3g; Cholesterol: 102mg; Sodium: 470mg; Carbohydrate: 102g; Dietary Fiber: 5g; Sugar: 16g; Protein: 13g

13. VEGGIE “PIZZA” OMELET | MYFITNESSPAL’S RECIPES

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 276; Total Fat: 20g; Saturated Fat: 5g; Monounsaturated Fat: 11g; Cholesterol: 378mg; Sodium: 328mg; Carbohydrate: 8g; Dietary Fiber: 2g; Sugar: 4g; Protein: 16g

14. SIMPLE GREEN PROTEIN SMOOTHIE | ELLE PENNER FOR MYFITNESSPAL

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 285; Total Fat: 2g; Saturated Fat: 2g; Monounsaturated Fat: 0g; Cholesterol: 5mg; Sodium: 101mg; Carbohydrate: 58g; Dietary Fiber: 6g; Sugar: 42g; Protein: 14g

15. SMOKED SALMON SCRAMBLED EGGS | MYFITNESSPAL’S RECIPES

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 297; Total Fat: 21g; Saturated Fat: 5g; Monounsaturated Fat: 11g; Cholesterol: 386mg; Sodium: 533mg; Carbohydrate: 2g; Dietary Fiber: 0g; Sugar: 2g; Protein: 24g

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