Bagels are a thing of beauty. Any excuse to eat carbs loaded with cheese and call it something fancy-sounding is a winner, let’s admit it. But there’s a whole world of bagels out there that are far more outrageous and indulgent than simply slapping on a bit of cream cheese. In honor of National Bagelfest today here are 15 of the most unbelievable bagel recipes, to take your breakfast to the next level (and maybe straight into lunch or dinner, too).
What, are we in a cafe in Paris?
The classic combo never tasted as good as when it’s put on a bagel.
Elvis would be very, very proud.
Tastes like a treat, but has all the good stuff to get your morning started off right.
Get it? It’s a B-L-T bagel.
So posh. So delish.
One of the best breakfasts ever combined with another of the best breakfasts ever.
So many flavors, why choose? Just have them all.
Need an after-Thanksgiving method for using up leftovers? Done.
WHY DID WE NOT THINK OF GRILLING A BAGEL BEFORE OMFG
Purple bagel not required. Any bagel will do to ruin you for life with this recipe.
Just shut up already and get in my stomach.
13. Bagel Quiche
Bagel + quiche = genius of which none of us are worth
Pizza in the morning is not weird if it’s on a breakfast food, okay?
Aaaand there went my diet. Bye Felicia.
What are your favorite jacked-up bagel recipes? Tell us in the comments below!