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Old 04-20-2007, 05:22 PM   #1
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Smile The Perfect Omelet

i would like to start with the perfect omellette made with 2 eggs not 3. I also like to throw in some peppers and a dod of mustard. I feel this really brings out the flavours in a colloquial sense. It should b left to fry for a few minutes so it is able to score highly on a scale of excellence.


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Old 04-20-2007, 10:26 PM   #2
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Mustard is an interesting idea ... We make omelettes for our local Lions club twice a year for their pancake breakfasts. 2,000+ made so far and 8 choices for fillings - I think I've seen every possible combination! Needless to say, we don't eat them much at home but this is an idea to remember for when we do. Thanks for sharing!

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Old 04-21-2007, 08:22 AM   #3
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Post combinations of omellette

Thanks for the reply I was wondering if you could possibly share the other combinations of omellette with me as I am helping out at the old folks home this weekend and wondering if I could give them something special to remember me by.
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Old 08-20-2007, 11:57 PM   #4
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my roommate and I are trying to get rid of a 25lb bag of rice before we move out... so (being asian) i decided to try fried rice with ham and put that in an omlete with some cheese. Makes a reallly hefty and delicious breakfast :)
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Old 08-21-2007, 07:49 AM   #5
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Try chopped onion, chopped green chili and chopped coriander leaves mixed with the beaten egg.

It will be an Indian omlete.
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Old 08-21-2007, 08:13 AM   #6
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I make a blonde omlette with spicy sausage and a"ratatouille" of savory veggies softened by cooking together. I cheese the outside top once plated with grated pecorino or dollops of chevre. it's good.
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Old 08-21-2007, 08:34 AM   #7
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I do't cook a lot of omlets. When I do it's usually ham, sausage, andouille, trinty vegetables, hot sauces etc. Or some combination thereof. I normally don't know. No two are the same.
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Old 08-21-2007, 08:46 AM   #8
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asparagus, scallion and baby shrimp inside and topped with homemade hollandaise sauce = perfection!!!
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Old 08-21-2007, 09:04 AM   #9
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My favorite is asparagus (canned spears), ham and cheese. I might throw a few pimentoes in with that if I have a jar open.
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Old 08-21-2007, 10:15 AM   #10
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I like a Western omelette with bacon or ham and sauteed red and/or green peppers and onions. I also like an omelette with shredded cheddar cheese and a light sprinkle of crumbled dried thyme. And I like to sprinkle any omelette with kosher salt, because I like the crunch

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