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Colorful Cheese Omelet

 Colorful Cheese Omelet
“When I start my day with this omelet, I’m able to go nonstop and know I’m getting valuable nutrients besides.” Lynda O’Dell Lynch - Port Huron, Michigan
1 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 20 min.

Ingredients

  • 1 egg
  • 2 egg whites
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh baby spinach
  • 1/8 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
  • 2 tablespoons chopped sweet red pepper
  • 1 green onion, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons shredded cheddar cheese

Directions

  • In a small bowl, whisk the egg, egg whites, spinach and pepper sauce;
  • set aside. In a small nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray,
  • saute red pepper and onion until tender. Reduce heat to medium.
  • Add egg mixture to skillet (mixture should set immediately at edges).
  • As eggs set, push cooked edges toward the center, letting uncooked
  • portion flow underneath. When the eggs are set, sprinkle with
  • cheese; fold omelet in half. Slide omelet onto a plate. Yield: 1
  • serving.
Nutritional Facts: 1 omelet equals 167 calories, 9 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 227 mg cholesterol, 276 mg sodium, 4 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 17 g protein. Diabetic Exchange: 2 medium-fat meat.
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