Egg in a Frame (One-Eyed Jacks)

         Yield: 1 Servings
Categories: Eggs

1 sl Bread Margarine or butter -- Softened 1 Egg 1 ds Salt Tear 2 1/2-inch circle from center of bread, or cut out center of bread with 2 1/2-inch round cutter (we used a can that was open at both ends) (Eat the bread circle, or save for Bread Pudding.) Spread margarine generouly on both sides of bread "frame." Put bread in 8-inch skillet. Cook over medium heat 4 to 5 minutes or until golden brown on the bottom. Turn bread over with pancake turner. Drop egg into center of bread. Poke yolk with toothpick; swirl to mix. Turn heat down. Cook, covered, over low heat 5 to 7 minutes or until egg is set. Sprinkle lightly with salt. Lift from skillet with pancake turner. **As you have guessed, I had this when I was a kid. Daddy also had it when I was a kid (when I made him breakfast) Recipe By : CookinKid