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Spinach Ricotta Omelet Recipe

Ingredients:
3 teaspoon olive oil, divided
1 medium shallots, minced
6 oz fresh baby spinach
1/4 cup Cheese, ricotta, whole milk
3 tablespoon salsa
3 eggs
3 egg whites
1 tablespoon water
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
2 tablespoon grated parmesan cheese
1 cup salsa (optional)

Instructions:

Pour 1 teaspoon of oil in a frying pan and heat over medium heat. Sauté shallot until tender; sauté spinach for 2 minutes or until wilted. Spoon mixture into a bowl and gently stir in ricotta and 3 tablespoons salsa.

Pour 2 teaspoons oil in a frying pan and heat over medium heat. Whisk together eggs, egg whites, water, salt, and pepper in a bowl.

Pour egg mixture into hot frying pan and cook for 10 seconds or until edges are set. Using a spatula, pull in cooked edges. Cook egg for 5 minutes until there is just a little uncooked egg in the middle.

Spoon spinach mixture on top of egg and top with cheese. Cook 20 seconds, take off of heat and fold omelet in half; move to a plate and top with a dollop of salsa.


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Asparagus Cheese Omelet Recipe

Ingredients:
Nonstick cooking spray
3 to 5 thin spears asparagus
3 egg whites or 2 eggs whites and 1 whole egg
1/8 tsp freshly ground black pepper
1/2 teaspoon olive oil
3/4 ounce desired flavor individually wrapped spreadable cheese wedge, cut up
1 tbs. red sweet pepper slivers
1 tsp. snipped fresh parsley

Instructions:

Lightly coat an unheated large skillet with cooking spray. Add asparagus to skillet and pan-roast over medium high heat about 7 minutes until browned and crisp-tender, turning occasionally. Set aside.

In a medium bowl combine egg whites and pepper. Using a fork, beat until combined but not frothy.

In an 8-inch skillet heat oil over medium-high heat.

Add egg whites to skillet. Reduce heat to medium. As egg whites start to set, use a spatula to gently lift edges of set egg, tilting pan to allow liquid egg white to run under set egg. Continue until egg is set but still shiny.

Arrange the asparagus spears on half of the eggs in skillet. Top evenly with cheese. Fold the unfilled half of the eggs over the asparagus and cheese.

Gently slide the omelet out of the skillet onto a serving plate.

Sprinkle omelet with red sweet pepper slivers and parsley.

Carbs per serving – 4. Serves 1 (1 omelet).


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Turkey Salad Stuffed Eggs Recipe

Ingredients:
8 eggs
2 celery stalks
2 green onions
1/2 sweet red pepper
3/4 lb leftover cooked turkey
3 tablespoons mayonnaise
2 tablespoons dijon mustard
1 tablespoon cider vinegar
1 packet stevia
1/4 teaspoon salt

Instructions:

Place eggs with enough water to cover in medium-sized saucepan. Bring to a boil; reduce heat to simmer for 10 minutes.

Drain; hold under cold running water to cool. Peel; halve crosswise. Remove yolks and reserve for another use.

Cut celery, green onions, red pepper and turkey into 1-inch cubes. Place in food processor. Whirl with on-off pulses until finely chopped; do not over process. Scrape into medium-size bowl. Stir in mayonnaise, mustard, vinegar, stevia and salt.

Spoon 1 rounded tablespoon into hollow of each egg half. Serve, or refrigerate up to 12 hours.


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Western Omelet Recipe

Ingredients:
2 tsp butter
2 tsp olive oil
1 tsp chopped shallot
1/4 green or red bell peppers, chopped
1/2 oz. baked ham, chipped or chopped finely
1 tsp parsley
Black pepper to taste
2 eggs
Salt and pepper to taste
1/2 oz cheddar cheese, grated (about 2 tablespoons)

Instructions:

In small skillet, melt 1 tsp butter and 1 tsp olive oil. Saute shallots and peppers until they are soft. Add ham and parsley. Saute briefly to warm ham. Season with pepper. Remove from heat.

In larger skillet, melt remaining 1 teaspoon of butter and 1 teaspoon oil over low heat. Break eggs into a bowl. Whisk eggs with 1 teaspoon water and salt and pepper. Pour mixture into skillet. Keep heat low. Cook eggs without stirring until they begin to bubble up, 4-5 minutes. Place ham mixture and grated cheese on one half of omelet. When most of the liquid egg has set, fold in half over filling to close omelet. Cook briefly to melt cheese. Serve.


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Scottish Omelet Recipe

Ingredients:
6 eggs
Leeks
Butter
Salt
Pepper

Instructions:

Boil young tender leeks in salted water; let drain. Chop to a fine mince and fry in hot butter.

Add 6 well-beaten eggs, sprinkle with salt and pepper and fold into an omelet and serve on a hot dish.


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Spinach Omelette Recipe

Ingredients:
2 oz cream cheese
2 eggs
1/4 cup chopped fresh spinach leaves
1/4 teaspoon toasted sesame seed oil

Instructions:

In a bowl, mix together cream cheese and spinach. In a separate bowl, beat 2 eggs.

Brush sesame seed oil on the bottom of a frying pan (this oil is very strong, so don’t use any more than necessary). Preheat pan on medium heat, pour in eggs. Cook until able to flip egg. Spread cream cheese mixture onto cooked side of egg. Wait 30 seconds to ensure the other side of the egg is cooked, fold in half, wait 1 minute to melt cream cheese mixture.

Remove from heat, serve.

1 serving


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Egg Florentine Recipe

Ingredients:
1 batch creamed spinach (see below)
4 eggs

Creamed Spinach: 10 oz. frozen, chopped spinach, thawed
1/4 cup heavy cream
1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
1 clove garlic, crushed

Instructions:

Make creamed spinach according to directions (below) . After you’ve stirred in the cream, spread the spinach on the bottom of your skillet in an even layer.

Using the back of a spoon, make four evenly spaced hollows in the spinach, and break an egg into each one. Turn the burner to low, and cover the skillet.

Cook until the eggs are done (about 5 minutes). Divide into four sections with a spatula to make serving easier.

Makes 2 generous servings.

Creamed Spinach: Put all the ingredients in a heavy-bottomed saucepan over medium-low-heat, and simmer for 7 to 8 minutes.

Makes 3 servings, for use with Eggs Florentine.


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Eggs with Spinach a la Martin Recipe

Ingredients:
Chopped & seasoned spinach
3 eggs
1/3 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon red pepper
1 tablespoon green pepper
1 tablespoon cooked ham

Instructions:

Cover the center of a platter with finely chopped and seasoned cooked spinach.

Beat three eggs slightly, add three tablespoons hot water, one-third teaspoon salt, one tablespoon, each, red and green pepper cut in strips, and one tablespoon cooked ham cut in very small pieces.

Heat Omelet pan, put in one and one-half tablespoons olive oil, and as soon as heated pour in mixture. Cook same as French Omelet and turn on to spinach. Garnish with parsley.


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Italian Cooked Eggs Recipe

Ingredients:
6 hard boiled eggs
12 anchovies
1/2 pint sour cream
1 tablespoon finely chopped parsley
Onion juice
Salt
White pepper
Nutmeg, grated

Instructions:

Take eggs and cut lengthwise. Put in a pan with 12 anchovies, some onion juice and chopped parsley. Season with salt, white pepper and a little nutmeg.

Then pour over all 1/2 pint of sour cream. Let boil up once and serve hot.


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Crustless Quiche Recipe

Ingredients:
8-10 eggs
½ cup heavy cream or ½ cup shredded cheese (no soft cheeses)
Butter
Salt and Pepper
Additions:   mushrooms, zucchini, asparagus, cheeses, spinach, onion, garlic, fresh herbs, ham, turkey, sausage, bacon, shrimp, crab, etc. etc.

Instructions:

Melt a pat or two of butter into a quiche or pie plate in a 375 ° oven.

Beat 8-10 eggs until they’re pale yellow and frothy. Add salt and pepper to taste. Add ½ cup heavy cream or ½ cut shredded cheese and sale and pepper to taste.   Pour into quiche plate.

Additions. Add lightly cooked fresh veggies (sauté), thawed frozen veggies or spinach (press the water out first), meat and/or cheese.

Pop the quiche into the oven and back for 35 to 40 minutes or until set.

Serve immediately, or cool, cover and store up to three days in the fridge for future breakfasts.


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