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Southwestern Omelet


You can make fluffy omelets in less time (and with much less effort) than you may think. This Southwestern-inspired version has a filling of pepper Jack cheese, salsa, and fresh cilantro.

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  • Servings: 1

Source: Everyday Food, April 2004


  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/8 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil or butter, for pan
  • 1/2 cup shredded pepper Jack cheese
  • 2 tablespoons salsa
  • 1 tablespoon packed fresh cilantro leaves


  1. In a small bowl, whisk together eggs and salt until frothy. Make omelet, adding olive oil or butter to heated pan; fill with cheese, salsa, and cilantro leaves.

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  • billtest2012new4
    15 MAY, 2012
    This looks great. Can't wait to try it.