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UPDATED! 102 Sweet Breakfast Recipes

UPDATED! 102 Sweet Breakfast Recipes

What’s not to love about an epic list of Sweet Breakfast Recipes? Here are some of the best sweet breakfast ideas to help you get through the day with a smile on your face! 🥞

Why eat a bowl of cereal every morning when the world offers so many exciting, delicious alternatives? 

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but it can sometimes become repetitive or -gasp- boring.

From the unique to the traditional, here’s a list of America’s favorite easy sweet breakfast recipes from around the web (and beyond)!

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The Top 10 Picks

No time to lose? Here’s our top 10 choices from the epic list of 102 sweet breakfast ideas below. 

From simple to sophisticated, here’s a punch list of the good stuff:

  1. Want to cut down on the carbs a skosh? Choose the Breadless French Toast #97.
  2. Treat yourself to slow food on the weekend with the Swedish Cardamom Buns. #30
  3. If you’re looking for something sweet and fruity, go with #31 Pineapple Blueberry Breakfast Parfaits.
  4. Cinnamon lovers, this is for you: Dollywood Pull-Apart Cinnamon Bread. Scroll to #101. Mmm! 
  5. Is this really breakfast? Lie to yourself with the decadent Apple Pie Smoothie #71.
  6. Who doesn’t love food hacks? #57 Easy Cream Cheese Danish with store-bought crescent roll dough all the way. 
  7. Peanut butter lover? Try these Peanut Butter Breakfast Bars #82 or Peanut Butter & Jelly Muffins #39 or the Fried Peanut Butter Banana Honey Sandwich #45.
  8. There isn’t a crepe I don’t like but the Nutella Crepes With Strawberries are out of this world. See #10.
  9. Fruit Salad is my brunch go-to, every time; it travels well and pairs with everything sweet or savory. Try #18 Honey Lime Fruit Salad or the simple, colorful Breakfast Fruit Salad #95 below.
  10. French Toast Casserole #15 gives you the soft, buttery texture and maple flavor you love about French Toast without having to cook them one at a time. Bless.

Need a little more convincing?

Our Air Fryer Baked Apples With Cinnamon Oat Stuffing are so darn good, if I do say so myself. 

We experimented with old-fashioned oats AND steel-cut oats, and they both win.

BEST Sweet Breakfast Recipes

This is one of those classic recipes that you grew up on but the addition of thick-cut bread adds to the experience.

The buttery brioche-style bread is soaked in a sweetened egg mixture and cooked until golden brown and caramelized. 

I use heavy cream in my egg mixture.

It’s the ideal addition to any sweet breakfast spread.

Ingredients include: Thick-cut bread, nutmeg, butter, sugar, and cinnamon.

These roll-ups are a simple to make and yummy sweet breakfast idea. 

White bread is filled with Nutella, rolled up, and cooked until golden brown. 

The warm and gooey center is great for satisfying your sweet cravings. 

Not only are these roll-ups incredibly easy to create, but they are also fun to eat.

Ingredients include: Nutella, bread, eggs, milk, and butter.

These classic waffles won’t leave you hungry.

Once you get the hang of making your own waffles from scratch, they get easier. 

And the ingredients are pantry staples. 

The waffles are golden brown, crispy on the outside, and fluffy on the inside. 

Drizzle with syrup and add your favorite toppings for a fantastic breakfast. 

Ingredients include: Flour, baking powder, sugar, eggs, and whole milk. 

Here’s a classic sweet breakfast delight that never gets old. 

The recipe has a super-moist buttery texture that melts in your mouth with every bite. 

The banana and brown sugar flavors are wonderfully balanced, making it a crowd-pleaser. 

Serve it warm with a dollop of butter for a delightful breakfast experience.

Ingredients include: Mashed bananas, pure vanilla extract, eggs, sour cream, and unsalted butter.

These Banana Blueberry Overnight Oats are a delicious way to start the day. 

With  a simple prep in advance, these oats are ready to be enjoyed on the go the following day, making them excellent for busy individuals.

Ingredients include: Unsweetened coconut milk, oats, chia seeds, blueberries, and maple syrup.

Drizzled with butter and syrup, this timeless pancake recipe can be whipped up in just 15 minutes, making it ideal for hectic mornings. 

They are wonderfully light and fluffy, with a delectable golden brown color. 

Their soft and tender texture will leave a lasting impression on your taste buds. 

Ingredients include: Flour, egg, salt, baking powder, and sugar.

These Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins are made with buttermilk, giving them a soft and tender texture. 

Chopped walnuts offer a pleasing crunch, while ripe bananas and chocolate chips give the right balance of sweet flavors. 

Ingredients include: Ripe bananas, egg, flour, brown sugar, and buttermilk.

These homemade glazed Donuts are worth the effort. 

While they take some time to prepare, the result is soft, fluffy donuts drenched with a luscious sweet glaze. 

Whether for a special occasion or a well-deserved weekend breakfast, these donuts are the epitome of indulgence. 

Ingredients include: Whole milk, dry yeast, ground nutmeg, flour, and eggs.

These Chocolate Chip Pancakes take your usual pancakes to the next level.

In just 15 minutes, you can whip up a batch of these pancakes that achieve the right balance of light, airy texture and delectable bursts of chocolate flavor.

For an extra touch of decadence, crown your stack of pancakes with a dollop of velvety whipped cream and drizzle them with sweet syrup.

Ingredients include: Flour, baking powder, milk, egg, and butter.

These Nutella crepes will have everyone raving.

Simply blend the batter, cook it on a skillet until golden brown, and generously spread Nutella on the crepe.

Top it off with fresh strawberries for a stunning presentation, and you’re done. 

Ingredients include: Vanilla extract, sugar, eggs, whole milk, and sea salt.

Sometimes, rules are meant to be broken, especially when it comes to breakfast. 

Who says cake isn’t a suitable breakfast?

When it comes to coffee cake, it’s entirely acceptable to bend the rules. 

Just imagine the delightful rebellion as your taste buds wake up to the intoxicating fragrance of instant coffee powder gracefully infused into a spongy cake.

Ingredients include: Instant coffee, light brown sugar, milk, and butter.

Get ready to experience a delightful blend of flavors as a soft dough, swirled with fragrant cinnamon, embraces the rich taste of mascarpone cheese. 

These rolls are covered with a crunchy hazelnut twist to offer an extra element of texture, redefining the concept of a morning pampering.

Ingredients include: Hazelnuts, mascarpone cheese, sugar, cinnamon, and powdered sugar.

Picture layers of buttery, flaky puff pastry enveloping tart and juicy Granny Smith apples. 

Now we’re talking. 

This sweet combines the warmth of baked apples with delicate pastry, giving a pleasant start to the day.

Ingredients include: Granny Smith apples, puff pastry, milk, egg, and lemon juice.

These are no ordinary pancakes.

Banoffee Pancakes are truly a dessert for breakfast. 

Here we have a mouthwatering combination of fluffy pancakes, velvety caramel, and ripe bananas. 

This sweet morning indulgence seamlessly blends the flavors of a lush dessert into a stack of light and airy pancakes. 

Ingredients include: Ripe banana, milk, flour, nutmeg, and melted butter.

This recipe boasts thick slices of bread soaked in a wonderful mixture of eggs, milk, and spices. 

The bread absorbs the delightful symphony of aromas when prepared ahead, resulting in a luscious, golden-brown masterpiece. 

Ingredients include: Thick-cut white bread, half and half, eggs, brown sugar, and cinnamon. 

Enjoy this moist and flavorful banana bread, crowned with a delightful crumb topping made with brown sugar and finely chopped pecans. 

To enhance this experience, a touch of salted caramel is delicately drizzled over each slice. 

Ingredients include: Coconut oil, caramel sauce, sea salt flakes, mashed bananas, and pecans.

These soft delights are a match made in heaven, with bursts of white chocolate chips and juicy raspberries nestled within. 

As if that weren’t enough, a luscious drizzle of melted white chocolate tops it all off. 

Wake up to a delicious symphony of flavors and make your mornings extraordinary. 

Ingredients include: Almond extract, raspberries, white chocolate chips, cream, and cold butter. 

Ah, Honey Lime Fruit Salad, a vibrant medley of fresh, seasonal fruits adorned with a delectable dressing. 

The highlight is the zesty lime juice and golden honey, which enhance the natural, sweet flavors of the fruits.

This salad has the right flavors and textures, a harmonious celebration of breakfast bliss.

Ingredients include: Lime juice, melon, mangoes, kiwis, and liquid honey.

This fantastic breakfast recipe features creamy rolled oats mingling with the sweet note of fresh apples. 

The warm aroma of cinnamon dances through each spoonful, delivering a comforting experience that will power you through the day. 

Ingredients include: Cinnamon, oats, milk, apple, and butter.

These roll-ups are a delightful blend of juicy strawberries and velvety chocolate hazelnut spread, lovingly encased in a warm, cinnamon-sugar-coated French toast coating. 

Now elevate your breakfast experience and kickstart your day with a delightful explosion of sweetness and joy. 

Ingredients include: White bread, strawberries, hazelnut spread, almond milk, and egg.

Rise and shine, breakfast enthusiasts. 

It’s time to infuse your mornings with a touch of Asian allure. 

Introducing your new sweet breakfast favorite, the Hong Kong Style French Toast. 

These slices of heaven are topped with a generous spread of butter and a drizzle of sweetened condensed milk; they are truly a work of art!

Ingredients include: Milk bread, egg, salt, sweetened condensed milk, and unsalted butter.

This unique recipe features delicate, lacy pancakes as thin as a whisper, caressing a velvety, dreamy cheese filling that’s oh-so-creamy.

It’s gently pan-fried to golden perfection, releasing enticing aromas that waft through the air like a siren’s song. 

Ingredients include: Milk, all-purpose flour, sugar, ricotta cheese, and cream cheese.

Indulge in the sheer decadence of Pain au Chocolat—another breakfast option that will transport your taste buds to a Parisian patisserie. 

Its rich, bittersweet chocolate encased within layers of flaky, buttery pastry will enchant you.  

You’ll be able to enjoy this delicious treat in only 35 minutes with a quick and easy preparation. 

Ingredients include: Puff pastry, flour, sugar, semisweet chocolate, and egg.

Treat yourself to a taste of Parisian elegance with these Pistachio Almond Croissants. 

Each buttery, flaky layer reveals a lovely interior of crushed pistachios and almonds, providing an incredible crunch and a nutty flavor. 

While it may take some time to make, the experience and tastes are well worth the effort.

Ingredients include: Croissants, orange liqueur, pistachios, Marzipan, and sliced almonds.

With just 20 minutes of prep time, you can indulge in a sweet treat that will leave you craving more.

These rolls are a feast for the senses, with a delicate dough comparable to cinnamon buns and a filling of homemade cranberry sauce.

The sweet and tangy flavors, along with the gorgeous swirls, create a visual and taste delight.

Ingredients include: Cream cheese, orange, flour, cranberry sauce, and oil.

Indulge in this irresistible twist on the classic pop tart with these Wild Blueberry Almond Pop Tarts. 

The recipe features a flaky crust, blueberry filling, almond icing, and toasted sliced almonds.

Ingredients include: Wild blueberry preserves, lemon, powdered sugar, flour, and sea salt.

Say goodbye to ordinary mornings and hello to a taste of pure indulgence with this Maple Pecan Monkey Bread. 

As it bakes, your home will be enveloped in a cozy cinnamon-scented embrace, setting the stage for the magic that awaits. 

When the oven timer finally dings, get ready for a gooey, pull-apart sensation that will make you weak in the knees. 

Ingredients include: Sugar, cinnamon, canned biscuits, pecans, and brown sugar.

Sip on this Chocolate Smoothie and let its rich flavors awaken your senses.

So thick and creamy, it’s almost a milkshake!

The instant coffee only heightens the chocolate flavor.

Ingredients include: Almond milk, frozen banana, unsweetened cocoa powder, instant coffee, and nut butter.

These Eggless Mango Pancakes bring the bright flavors of mango and coconut to your plate. 

They are crafted from luscious mango pulp and sprinkled with desiccated coconut, creating a pancake experience like no other. 

Ingredients include: Desiccated coconut, mango pulp, sugar, butter, and sifted flour.

Here’s another heavenly breakfast sweet dish for you to try. 

Delicate and flaky, these buns boast a captivating aroma of cardamom, infusing each bite with warmth and spice.

And don’t forget to add a swirl of cinnamon sugar. 

Ingredients include: Unsalted butter, flour, powdered milk, dry years, and eggs.

This recipe is a convenient and flavorful idea to kick-start your day.

These parfaits are layered in jars with a lovely mix of old-fashioned oats, creamy yogurt, luscious blueberries, and tempting pineapple chunks. 

Prepare them in advance and enjoy a refreshing and hassle-free morning treat.

Ingredients include: Vanilla yogurt, oats, pineapple, blueberries, and flaxseed.

This Apple Crumble dish is one of the best sweet breakfast recipes because it effortlessly brings the cozy flavors of fall to the table. 

The dish has oats and a lovely contrast between soft fruit and a crispy, golden crust. 

Ingredients include: Apples, lemon juice, brown sugar, salted butter, and oats.

The sweet taste of fresh peaches is combined with the rich tastes of heavy cream in these moist and flavorful  muffins. 

As a result, you’ll be able to experience the right balance of fruity, sweet flavors and creamy depth with each bite. 

Ingredients include: Flour, sugar, vanilla extract, heavy cream, and peaches.

Step into a chocolate lover’s dreamscape with the audaciously delightful Double Chocolate Hot Cross Buns.

These rebellious buns defy tradition and dive headfirst into a vortex of pure cocoa-infused pleasure. 

But that’s not all! 

Hidden within this cocoa-laden wonderland is an army of mischievous chocolate chips, just waiting to surprise your taste buds with their gooey goodness.

Ingredients include: Yeast, milk, chocolate chips, cinnamon, and egg.

Say aloha to a tropical twist with these Coconut Cream Pie Overnight Oats, the epitome of breakfast bliss without the oven hassle. 

It’s like having a secret stash of coconut cream pie hidden in your fridge, ready to transport you to dessert paradise as soon as you wake up.

Ingredients include: Rolled oats, coconut milk, shredded coconut, chia seeds, and coconut yogurt.

What initially caught my attention about this recipe was how unbelievably easy it is to make. 

But here’s the real kicker: you can unleash your creativity and add all sorts of your favorite fruits and treats to take it to the next level. 

How about a sprinkle of white chocolate to add a magical, sweet touch?

Ingredients include: Chia seeds, vanilla extract, honey, almonds, and blueberries.

This Passionfruit Curd Tart will have you licking your plate clean.

The filling is quite simple: only five ingredients, without any processed goods, and naturally sweetened.

It even manages to keep the acidity of the passion fruit without being overpowering—just plain delicious.

It’s best paired with coffee or tea on the side or even with a spoon right out of the pan.

Just kidding!

Kind of.

Ingredients include: All-purpose flour, butter, caster sugar, egg, vanilla extract, and lemon zest.

This Vanilla Bean Apricot Danish is an excellent breakfast to make when you’re running late and have little time to make anything complicated.

And since it’s made with apricots, it’s even better in the summer when they’re in season.

It also offers some flexibility, allowing you to personalize it by adding your favorite fruits. 

Ingredients include: Frozen puff pastry, cream cheese, granulated sugar, almond extract, and apricots.

How about starting your day with something good and filling?

A cup of coffee would be good, but these muffins?

They’re phenomenal.

And if you like peanut butter, you’ll enjoy even more of these tasty goodies!

They’re loaded with raspberry jam and have a semi-creamy base that tastes like a peanut butter cup mixed with a peanut butter cookie.

What’s also good is that you can use homemade raspberry jam for this recipe, but store-bought would also work.

Ingredients include: Raspberries, lemon juice, cream peanut butter, eggs, and milk. 

Do you want to go on a journey through an irresistible, delicious treat?

Then, grab your dough hook because now is the time to create these homemade Cinnamon Rolls.

Once the first bite touches your lips, that soft dough and the delicious cinnamon flavor will take you back to when baking was considered an art and families gathered around the oven to wait for the next batch.

Ingredients include: Active dry yeast, lukewarm water, sugar, all-purpose flour, and eggs.

These Crepes are wonderful to eat at any time of the day, and the fillings are always interesting and delicious.

What you’ll love about them is how quickly you can make them, which means you can whip up a batch for breakfast or dessert at any time.

It also means you’ll have to spend less on fancy ingredients since you can use whatever you’ve got in your pantry.

Ingredients include: Blueberries, sugar, white balsamic vinegar, lemon, and vanilla extract.

Oh, you have to try this delightful Strawberry Breakfast Cake! 

The almond flour gives the cake a fantastic rich note and depth, giving it a torte-like texture. 

And when combined with fresh, juicy strawberries, it creates a breakfast treat worth savoring.

Ingredients include: Sugar, butter, eggs, strawberry preserves, and vanilla.

Creamy oats embrace juicy fresh peaches to create a morning treat that will have your taste buds dancing.

Remember, fresh fruit is the key to unlocking the perfect flavor and texture. 

Customize it with lush cream or savor its simplicity.

Ingredients include: Rolled oats, cinnamon, nutmeg, peaches, and brown sugar.

This scrumptious creation takes your palate on a whirlwind journey, thanks to its succulent fresh blueberries. 

Topped with a luscious streusel, the recipe takes just 32 minutes to put together. 

Pro tip: Consider adding raspberries or cherries to your berry mix.

Ingredients include: All purpose flour, baking powder, egg, milk, and blueberries.

With a few slices of bread, smooth peanut butter, ripe bananas, and honey, you’re just moments away from experiencing a flavor-packed breakfast adventure.

The recipe calls for pantry staples that are likely already nestled in your kitchen. 

No need for a special grocery run—simply gather these everyday ingredients, assemble, and you’re done. 

Ingredients include: Sandwich bread, peanut butter, banana, cinnamon, and honey.

These delectable treats feature a blend of sweet, gooey caramel and crunchy pecans, wrapped in a soft, fluffy dough.

But here’s the real game-changer: prepare everything the day before, tuck those buns into the fridge, and wake up to a glorious aroma and a luxurious breakfast. 

Ingredients include: Milk, butter, eggs, yeast, and all purpose flour.

Imagine the irresistible scent of apples cooking in your air fryer, infused with an aromatic mix of cinnamon and brown sugar. 

It’s a fragrance that rivals the enchantment of fresh-out-of-the-oven chocolate chip cookies.

Remember, choose the right apple variety for a firm texture that won’t turn into a mushy mishap. 

Ingredients include: Apples, oats, brown sugar, cinnamon, and honey.

Laden with oats and whole wheat flour, these cookies fuse irresistible vanilla and warm cinnamon flavors. 

Whether you’re rushing out the door or craving a satisfying snack, these delectable breakfast delights have got your back. 

Pair them with a cup of yogurt or enjoy them on their own.

Ingredients include: Whole wheat flour, rolled oats, canola oil, sugar, and cinnamon.

These pancakes are a dream come true, with their warm spices, grated carrots, and a touch of sweet flavor. 

But the real MVP is the delicious cream cheese syrup, taking your breakfast experience to new heights.

Ingredients include: All purpose flour, sugar, cinnamon, eggs, and nutmeg.

Packed with the freshest, juiciest berries, these bars are a sweet symphony of flavors.

Whether you opt for a single berry or embrace a vibrant mix of blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, and strawberries, the choice is yours! 

Ingredients include: Quick oats, flour, sugar, butter, and mixed berries.

You may have seen these Japanese Pancakes on social media, very airy and lightly sweet.

These pillowy wonders are eggy, like traditional souffle, and it takes a gentle touch to make them. 

Add homemade whipped cream and luscious fresh berries.

As you savor their delicate texture and subtle sweet flavor, you’ll find yourself floating on a cloud of pancake paradise with this authentic recipe. 

Ingredients include: Eggs, whole milk, vanilla extract, baking powder, and sugar.

Here’s another sweet breakfast recipe that has a harmonious blend of all things indulgent. 

Luxurious chocolate, crunchy almonds, and tropical coconut come together and dance on your palate with every bite. 

These oats have mastered the art of pleasure, satisfying your sweet cravings and filling you with pure breakfast bliss.

Ingredients include: Rolled oats, almond milk, maple syrup, flaxseed, and shredded coconut.

Each tender, flaky bite of these scones takes you on a tasty journey, where plump blueberries burst with sweet flavor. 

The lemon glaze that cascades over these golden beauties adds a nice tangy twist. 

Ingredients include: All purpose flour, eggs, lemon juice, baking powder, and heavy cream.

Delight in the crisp embrace of flaky puff pastry as it envelopes that vibrant berry jam flavor. 

But hold on tight, because the real showstopper is the velvety vanilla-almond glaze, drizzled with love and sprinkled with pure bliss. 

Ingredients include: Puff pastry, berry jam, cornstarch, egg, and almond extract.

These mouthwatering delights capture all the essence of a gooey cinnamon roll, but with a unique twist. 

The pancake batter itself is infused with ground cinnamon, creating a fluffy and fragrant base with each pancake coated with a tasty butter cinnamon mixture. 

Ingredients include: Eggs, milk, vegetable oil, all purpose flour, and cinnamon powder.

Breakfast will never be the same once you try these French Breakfast Puffs. 

What sets them apart is they take a delightful plunge into a pool of melted butter before being lavishly coated in a shimmering cloak of cinnamon sugar. 

Ingredients include: Flour, baking powder, nutmeg, butter, and eggs.

This treat effortlessly captures the essence of simplicity.

With just a few easy steps, you can transform humble crescent roll dough into a masterpiece that’s bound to surprise everyone.

Ingredients include: Crescent roll dough, cream cheese, sugar, lemon juice, and sour cream.

This yummy cake features luscious apple chunks swirl and twirl amidst a dance of aromatic cinnamon and nutmeg. 

It offers a tender and moist texture with an aroma that will lure you into the kitchen. 

Ingredients include: Sugar, flour, apples, butter, and cinnamon.

These golden-brown popovers is delicately crisp on the outside yet irresistibly soft on the inside. 

As you take a bite, you’re transported to a cinnamon-scented paradise, where each morsel is coated in a sweet, buttery embrace. 

Ingredients include: Milk, all purpose flour, baking powder, eggs, and butter.

These donut sticks are a beginner’s dream come true, as they require no yeast. 

Prepare to be amazed by their nostalgic charm and flavors, with a crispy, crackly exterior that gives way to a fluffy cake interior.

Ingredients include: Cake flour, nutmeg, baking powder, egg, and buttermilk.

These bagels not only fill your kitchen with the irresistible scent of freshly baked cinnamon buns, but they also pack a punch of flavor. 

With Cinnamon Sweet Bits baked into the dough, the cinnamon taste is intensified, while the coarse sparkling sugar topping adds a satisfying crunch.

Ingredients include: Bread flour, yeast, vanilla extract, sugar, and cinnamon.

These breakfast treats are lovingly crafted by baking the batter in a mini muffin pan, resulting in irresistibly fluffy and moist morsels. 

But the magic doesn’t stop there! 

Once out of the oven, they then take a buttery bath, followed by a joyful roll in a cloud of powdered sugar.

Ingredients include: Butter, sugar, egg, all purpose flour, and milk.

These Pineapple Upside Down Pancakes take the beloved dessert to new heights as a morning delight. 

Experience the magic of caramelized pineapple rings and cheerful maraschino cherries, all tucked into a syrupy, buttery wonderland. 

Ingredients include: All purpose flour, buttermilk, pineapple, vanilla extract, and cinnamon.

Start your mornings with a dash of nostalgia with Oatmeal Raisin Breakfast Cookies. 

They’re like a warm hug for your taste buds, with hearty oats and plump, juicy raisins. 

But beware, the cookie dough sponges up moisture, so too many oats can result in a cakey or dry outcome. 

Ingredients include: Instant oats, cinnamon, egg, maple syrup, and raisins.

This homemade breakfast has a nice blend of crunchy oats, toasted almonds, and a hint of tropical coconut. 

And as an added bonus, its aroma wafting through your home will make you the envy of all neighbors. 

Ingredients include: Apples, cinnamon, nutmeg, flax seeds, and pumpkin seeds.

This recipe features fluffy pancakes, kissed by the sweet note of blueberries, all baked together into a mouthwatering masterpiece. 

While it’s best enjoyed fresh out of the oven, you can easily prepare ahead and indulge in individual portions later. 

And don’t worry about leftovers! 

Just pop individual slices in the microwave for a warm, comforting breakfast encore.

Ingredients include: Flour, sugar, cinnamon, butter, and eggs.

Vibrant strawberries and sunny yellow bananas team up to create a taste sensation that will transport you to a tropical oasis. 

For a secret twist, freeze the fruits before blending, and watch the flavors intensify into a frosty delight. 

And add a dash of creativity with endless variations, and every day becomes a thrilling smoothie expedition. 

Ingredients include: Strawberries, banana, milk, and yogurt.

This recipe has a dreamy combination of fluffy crepes filled with luscious slices of ripe strawberries and sweet, creamy bananas. 

It’s a feast for your senses, with the vibrant colors and tantalizing textures making every bite a moment to treasure.

Ingredients include: Eggs, whole milk, flour, strawberries, and bananas.

Crispy and golden on the outside, these croissants embrace a velvety almond filling that surpasses even the finest French patisseries. 

And as if that wasn’t enough, they’re crowned with a decadent layer of rich chocolate.

Ingredients include: Croissants, almond, powdered sugar, milk chocolate, and eggs.

This smoothie bowl will transport you to a tropical oasis with its luscious flavors and vibrant colors. 

The secret to its velvety texture lies in the frozen fruit, blending together like a dream; you’ll be captivated by the sun-kissed yellow hue. 

Ingredients include: Banana, pineapple, mango, coconut milk, and honey.

Say aloha to the ultimate smoothie escape!

This recipe takes the essence of a classic apple pie and swirls it into a blissful blend.

Every sip offers a luscious, sweet flavor of ripe apples with the creamy, dreamy texture of coconut milk. 

Ingredients include: Applesauce, milk, apple pie spice, sweetener, and vanilla extract.

These bars combine soft rolled oats, crunchy puffed rice, coconut oil, and sweet honey, creating a taste sensation like no other. 

Let your imagination soar as you mix and match your favorite combinations of dried fruits and nuts. 

Ingredients include: Coconut oil, honey, peanut butter, cinnamon, and rolled oats.

These French toast sticks have a secret superpower—they are freezer-friendly! 

Prepare a batch, let them cool, and pop them into a freezer bag for those mornings when time is scarce but the craving for a delicious breakfast is undeniable. 

Ingredients include: Bread, eggs, almond milk, cinnamon, and butter.

Sprinkled with a dash of cinnamon, a pinch of nutmeg, and a drop of vanilla extract, tender apple slices transform into a delectable treat fit for royalty. 

With every luscious bite, you’ll be transported to a world where apple pie reigns supreme, minus the crust.

Ingredients include: Apples, butter, brown sugar, cinnamon, and cornstarch.

These tasty rolls are like a party in your mouth, with soft dough wrapped around juicy apple slices and kissed with a caramel drizzle.

You can make these delights ahead of time and store them in the fridge or freezer until ready to bake. 

Ingredients include: All purpose flour, sugar, canola oil, butter, and cinnamon.

This masterpiece blends the velvety, rich note of coconut milk, the nutty undertones of almond milk, and the delightful texture of chia seeds. 

The inclusion of succulent chunks of mango offers a tropical twist while the sprinkling of shredded coconut adds a nice crunch. 

Ingredients include: Coconut milk, almond milk, mango, chia seeds, and shredded coconut.

These crispy golden waffles are the epitome of sweet symphony. 

The recipe calls for fluffy clouds of all-purpose flour, accompanied by a crackling egg, a splash of vanilla extract, and a drizzle of golden honey.

But the exciting part starts when you encounter the enchanting trio of velvety peanut butter, ripe banana slices, and rich chocolate chips.

Ingredients include: All purpose flour, egg, vanilla extract, honey, and milk.

These pancake wonders are as light as a feather and as fluffy as a pillow, infused with a vibrant burst of zesty lemony flavor. 

They’re the ultimate breakfast masterpiece, effortlessly bringing sunshine to your morning table. 

Ingredients include: All purpose flour, milk, vegetable oil, poppy seeds, and lemon.

With only a few ingredients, we let the natural sweetness and flavor of the bananas shine in this recipe. 

But if you want to spice things up, add some vanilla extract, pumpkin pie spice, or your preferred spices. 

Pop them into the air fryer, and within minutes, you’ll have a tender, caramelized breakfast treat. 

Ingredients include: Banana, oil, sugar, and cinnamon.

Step right up and behold the glorious Cruffins!

They’re like a delicious love affair between a croissant and a muffin, resulting in a pastry marvel that will make your taste buds swoon. 

Crafted with layers of delicate puff pastry, these cruffins are generously smothered in a delightful blend of cinnamon and sugar. 

Ingredients include: Puff pastry, butter, sugar, cinnamon, and roll dough.

With its golden crust and cinnamon sugar coating, this French toast offers a delightful crunch that matches the fluffy and slightly custardy interior. 

Not only is it a feast for the senses, but this recipe is also surprisingly easy to put together. 

Ingredients include: Cream cheese, sugar, milk, vanilla extract, and eggs.

These scrumptious breakfast bars have a harmonious blend of velvety peanut butter and golden honey, with a bed of oats that lend a satisfying texture. 

While quick cooking oats provide the right balance of texture and crunch, the more robust old-fashioned oats bring an extra layer of rustic charm.

Ingredients include: Quick cooking oats, almond meal, flaxseed meal, cinnamon, and applesauce.

Bordering on the delicious line between biscuit and danish, these buttery breakfast blueberry biscuits aren’t toooo sweet.

With lots of rich butter, I’d say you might even find that a spoonful of blueberry jam might make these even better.

Ingredients include: Baking powder, sugar, butter, blueberries, and buttermilk.

Get ready for a fast weekday-morning treat with these Air Fryer Donuts. 

Using just a can of biscuits, these fluffy delights will make everyone’s morning that much better.

The unique cooking method in the air fryer ensures a crispy exterior and a tender, melt-in-your-mouth texture.

Finish them off with a buttery brush and a generous coating of cinnamon sugar (or dusting of powdered sugar) for a tasty, sweet brekkie experience.

Ingredients include: Biscuits, butter, sugar, and cinnamon.

This Blueberry Dutch Baby Pancake is positively prickling with gorgeous ripe blueberries, with the bright zing of orange zest. 

One bowl, one pan then baked, you’ll have a pan of pancake that feeds four people without waiting for each pancake to cook one at a time.

Ingredients include: Eggs, milk, orange zest, vanilla extract, and blueberries.

Start your morning on a sweet, fruity note with these Strawberry Cheesecake Breakfast Sweet Rolls. 

These delectable treats feature fluffy crescent rolls filled with tangy cream cheese and filled with a luscious homemade strawberry sauce. 

Frosted with a cream cheese icing, these rolls combine sweet, creamy, and fruity flavors that will make your breakfast truly exceptional.

Ingredients include: Strawberry sauce, crescent roll dough, strawberries, sugar, cornstarch, and lemon.

Start your day with a delightful twist on a classic breakfast staple – the Sweet Breakfast Omelet. 

Fluffy eggs infused with a hint of sweetness from yogurt and sugar create a light and creamy base. 

Topped with a dollop of yogurt, crunchy granola, juicy raspberries, and a drizzle of honey, it’s a delightful and refreshing way to kickstart your morning.

Ingredients include: Eggs, yogurt, butter, raspberries, and honey.

88. Oladi

You may have heard of the term blini for this crisp, buttermilk Russian pancake. 
With chopped apples mixed into the batter, these are hearty and sturdy. 

The crisp edge comes from being fried in oil, so don’t skimp on that part.

Ingredients include: Kefir or buttermilk, egg, apple, all purpose flour, sugar, and baking soda.

If you haven’t had McD’s pancakes in a while, let me refresh your memory. 

Nearly pillow-like in their soft, fluffy texture and a vanilla aroma that is still unmatched, McD’s pancakes are the dream breakfast of many a child and adult kid. 

These are even better and probably better for you, too.

Ingredients include: All purpose flour, baking powder, sugar, egg, and milk.

This moist and tender cake is bursting with juicy blueberries, enveloped in a light, lemon-kissed batter. 

Topped with a crumbly, cinnamon-infused walnut streusel, it adds a delightful crunch. 

Drizzle the optional glaze for a finishing touch. 

Great for breakfast or brunch, this cake is a sweet treat that will leave your taste buds happy.

Until lunch, then it’s time for another slice.

Ingredients include: Blueberries, all purpose flour, lemon peel, baking powder, and egg.

As if a stack of pancakes weren’t a towering breakfast powerhouse on their own, add chocolate to make them decadent!

Drizzle with chocolate too to have a better day all around. 

Totally insta-worthy pancake stack here. 

And if you can’t make people jealous of your amazing breakfast, what’s the point??

Ingredients include: All purpose flour, cocoa powder, eggs, whole milk, and heavy cream.

While Greek yogurt isn’t necessarily known for its overpowering sweetness, you’ll find a nice balance of tasty ingredients. 

Lots of good ideas here for toppings and mix-ins, and you’ll be surprised how much protein it has, too.

Ingredients include: Flaxseed meal, yogurt, chia seeds, almond butter, and fresh fruit.

Diced apples are enveloped in a fluffy, cinnamon-spiced batter here.

Fried to golden brown, each fritter boasts a tender interior and a crispy exterior. 

Topped with a sweet glaze, these fritters make for a sweet breakfast recipe that will fill your mornings with apple-infused delight.

Ingredients include: Apples, eggs, butter, baking powder, and cinnamon.

These flaky croissant creations are rolled with a tempting mixture of cinnamon and sugar, baked to golden perfection. 

With a playful twist on the classic cinnamon roll, they offer a delightful blend of warmth, sweetness, and layered buttery goodness—a sweet breakfast idea to start your day with a touch of yum.

Ingredients include: Crescent roll dough, butter, sugar, cinnamon, and flour.

Bonus! Cronuts are a magical twist between the usual yeast donut and layered croissants.

Start your morning on a refreshing note with the vibrant Breakfast Fruit Salad. 

A medley of fresh fruits, this salad bursts with sweet and tangy flavors. 

This recipe gives you ideas of adding herbs, spices, or nothing at all (my personal favorite is a squeeze of fresh Meyer lemon).

Ingredients include: Strawberries, blueberries, oranges, bananas, and mango.

Step into breakfast bliss with the Creme Brûlée Croissant French Toast Bake, a delightful sweet breakfast casserole that is sure to enchant your taste buds. 

Fluffy croissants rest in a luscious caramel sauce, while a creamy egg filling adds to each bite. 

With a hint of toasted coconut adding a delightful crunch, this recipe is a true morning treat that feels like a dessert indulgence. 

Prepare it the night before, allowing the flavors to meld together, then simply bake.

Whether you’re hosting a brunch or seeking a special weekend breakfast, this casserole is a showstopper that will make your mornings extra memorable.

Ingredients include: Large croissants, butter, brown sugar, corn syrup, and eggs.

This unique recipe, also known as breadless French toast, is a fluffy omelet cooked to perfection with a hint of sweetness. 

It is an omelet that is made with flour and sugar so it has the flavor of french toast without the bread.

Top this with fresh berries and syrup for a sweet breakfast treat that cuts down on the carbs just a skosh.

Ingredients include: Large eggs, milk, sugar, flour, and coconut oil.

Start your day with a burst of citrusy goodness. 

The dough, made with buttermilk and butter, rises to create fluffy and tender rolls. 

The filling features a delightful combination of orange marmalade and brown sugar, adding a tangy and sweet twist.

Topped with a luscious orange glaze and a sprinkle of fresh zest, these rolls are a perfect sweet breakfast treat that will brighten up any morning.

Ingredients include: All-purpose flour, sugar, orange juice, eggs, and orange marmalade.

This delightful pastry features a flaky, buttery dough that’s rolled and folded into a standard braid.

Filled with a luscious cream cheese mixture and blueberries and adorned with a sweet vanilla icing, each bite is a decadent blend of flavors. 

This pastry braid is a truly inviting sweet breakfast.

Ingredients include: Frozen blueberries, whole milk, active dry yeast, all-purpose flour, and unsalted butter.

This sweet breakfast recipe combines summer fruits, nestled between layers of quinoa and oats infused with cinnamon and brown sugar. 

Baked to perfection, it offers a heavenly medley of flavors and textures, enhanced by a sprinkling of coconut flakes. 

This sweet breakfast idea can be served hot out of the oven or you can prep it ahead and serve it chilled.

Ingredients include: Peaches, strawberries, bananas, quinoa, and oats.

The aroma of this homemade cinnamon bread cooking is gonna pull everyone into the kitchen. 

Each fluffy pull-apart layer is generously coated in butter, brown sugar, and cinnamon.

Imagine this sweet breakfast recipe, made famous at the Dollywood amusement park, baking in the oven. 

This morning delicacy promises to make your breakfast moments truly unforgettable.

Ingredients include: Bread flour, yeast, butter, cinnamon, and brown sugar.

These hearty pancakes are a great way to work in a sweet breakfast and still have a hearty breakfast. 

Fresh apples are blended into the batter and hearty oats are then folded into the batter.

The best part is that this recipe only takes 15 minutes to pull together and get on the table.

(If you get easily distracted like me, double the time.)

Ingredients include: Apples, ground oats, baking soda, coconut oil, and cinnamon.

The bottom line

Breakfast often sets the tone for the rest of my day and determines whether or not I’m feeling energized, happy, and satisfied.

These sweet breakfast ideas are a variety of weekday-morning easy and wait-for-the-weekend complex.

You can make them fresh or the night before. 

Every sweet breakfast recipe here aims to please, and is of course, part of a balanced meal, or a treat just every once in a while.

Hope you enjoy our even longer list of sweet breakfast recipes.

More Breakfast Ideas

UPDATED: 102 Best Sweet Breakfast Recipes

UPDATED: 102 Best Sweet Breakfast Recipes

New & Improved! Now 102 world-famous sweet breakfast recipes and ideas to tempt your sweet tooth!


  • Cinnamon French Toast
  • Nutella French Toast Roll-Ups
  • Classic Waffles
  • Moist Banana Bread
  • Banana Blueberry Overnight Oats
  • Classic Pancakes
  • Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins
  • Classic Glazed Donuts
  • Chocolate Chip Pancakes
  • Nutella Crepes With Strawberries
  • Coffee Cake
  • Hazelnut Cinnamon Rolls
  • Apple Strudel
  • Banoffee Pancakes
  • French Toast Casserole
  • Salted Caramel Banana Nut Bread
  • White Chocolate Raspberry Scones
  • Honey Lime Fruit Salad
  • Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal
  • Strawberry & Chocolate Hazelnut French Toast Roll-Ups
  • Hong Kong Style French Toast
  • Blintzes
  • Pain Au Chocolat
  • Pistachio Almond Croissants
  • Cranberry Sweet Rolls
  • Wild Blueberry Almond Pop Tarts
  • Maple Pecan Monkey Bread
  • Chocolate Smoothie
  • Eggless Mango Pancakes With Coconut
  • Swedish Cardamom Buns
  • Pineapple Blueberry Breakfast Parfaits
  • Apple Crumble With Oats
  • Peaches & Cream Muffins
  • Double Chocolate Hot Cross Buns
  • Coconut Cream Pie Overnight Oats
  • Blueberry Peach Chia Bowls
  • Passionfruit Curd Tarts
  • Vanilla Bean Apricot Danish
  • Peanut Butter & Jelly Muffins
  • Cinnamon Rolls With Raisins
  • Crepes With Blueberry Balsamic Sauce
  • Strawberry Breakfast Cake
  • Peach Cobbler Oatmeal
  • Blueberry Muffins
  • Fried Peanut Butter Banana Honey Sandwich
  • Pecan Sticky Buns
  • Air Fryer Baked Apples With Cinnamon Oat Stuffing
  • Copycat BelVita Breakfast Cookies
  • Carrot Cake Pancakes
  • Mixed Berry Crumble Bars
  • Fluffy Japanese Souffle Pancakes
  • Almond Joy Overnight Oats
  • Lemon Blueberry Scones
  • Homemade Copycat Toaster Strudel
  • Cinnamon Sugar Pancakes
  • French Breakfast Puffs
  • Easy Cream Cheese Danish With Crescent Roll Dough
  • Apple Loaf Cake
  • Churro Popovers
  • Copycat Little Debbie Donut Sticks
  • Cinnamon Sugar Crunch Bagels
  • Baked Mini Powdered Donut Holes
  • Pineapple Upside Down Pancakes
  • Oatmeal Raisin Breakfast Cookies
  • Apple Cinnamon Granola
  • Blueberry Buttermilk Pancake Casserole
  • Strawberry Banana Smoothie
  • Strawberry Banana Crepes
  • Chocolate Almond Croissants
  • Tropical Coconut Smoothie Bowl
  • Apple Pie Smoothie
  • Homemade Muesli Bars
  • French Toast Sticks
  • Buttery Sauteed Apples
  • Caramel Apple Cinnamon Rolls
  • Mango Coconut Chia Pudding
  • Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Waffles
  • Lemon Poppy Seed Pancakes
  • Air Fryer Bananas
  • Cruffins
  • Churro French Toast
  • Peanut Butter Breakfast Bars
  • Blueberry Biscuits
  • Air Fryer Donuts With Biscuit Dough
  • Blueberry Dutch Baby Pancake
  • Strawberry Cheesecake Breakfast Sweet Rolls
  • Sweet Breakfast Omelet
  • Oladi
  • Copycat McDonald’s Pancakes
  • Blueberry Breakfast Cake
  • Chocolate Pancakes
  • Superfood Greek Yogurt Bowl
  • Apple Fritters
  • Cinnamon Sugar Cruffins
  • Breakfast Fruit Salad
  • Creme Brûlée Croissant French Toast Bake
  • Breadless French Toast
  • Glazed Orange Rolls
  • Blueberry Cream Cheese Pastry Braid
  • Summer Fruit Breakfast Bake
  • Dollywood Pull-Apart Cinnamon Bread
  • Apple Pancakes With Oats


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Wednesday 16th of February 2022

OMG some of these breakfast dishes look so good! I love your lists of choices because I haven't thought of making these until I see the pictures. They bring back memories and now I want to start making them again. I particularly love the Nutella french toast roll-ups and the banana bread. The overnight oats are the best so now I want to try yours! Now on to the next breakfast ideas!

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