Saturday, November 17, 2012

Farmer's Omelette


With the Christmas season quickly approaching us it is a busy time of preparations, you need a good breakfast to start the day. It is Saturday today, how about making this hearty omelette? This recipe is very versatile, use the ingredients you have on hand or what you prefer and it will be delish! This recipe makes 2-4 servings depending on the appetites.
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 2 cups diced uncooked potatoes
  • 1/4 cup finely diced onions
  • 1/4 cup of finely diced peppers (green or red)
  • 1 cup of ham, diced
  • 1/4 cup of finely chopped parsley
  • 6 eggs
  • salt and pepper to taste (I omit the salt)
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1/2 cups of low fat shredded cheese
  • 1 seeded and diced tomato
  1. Pre heat your skillet first, then add a bit of oil.
  2. Add the potatoes, peppers and onion. Cover and cook over a medium heat, stirring occasionally til browned.
  3. Add the cooked ham and cook til lightly browned and warmed through.
  4. Beat the eggs with the milk and parsley.
  5. Pour over the potatoes and ham. Cover and cook on medium low heat until set, lifting the edges occasionally to let the eggs mixture run under and cook evenly. This takes about 8 minutes or so.
  6. Top with the diced tomato, and cheese and cover again until the cheese melts.
Serve with a fresh fruit salad, toast, banana bread or muffins.

8 comments:

  1. Now THAT is really an omelet! Amazing and looks SO good!

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  2. WOW. Looks like Nirvana. Wonderful.

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  3. I love this kind of omelette. Anything with tomatoes, potatoes, eggs and cheese.

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  4. That looks amazing. Thanks for sharing.

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  5. That sounds so yummy! My family would love it!

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  6. You have the best recipes! I've tried several and they are all good. Thanks for the omelette recipe. Looks and sounds delicious.

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  7. PERFECTLY hearty breakfast...mouth watering, thank you!!

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  8. Thanks Char, I made this for supper the other night, and we enjoyed it.
    Betty D

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