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Tuna Cheese Omelet Recipe

Tuna Cheese Omelet Recipe

One exceptional entree Sherri gets cracking on in advance is her Tuna Cheese Omelet. "I try to keep containers of chopped mushrooms, olives and onions in the refrigerator to cut down on prep time," she reveals. "This is the kind of recipe friends will request after just one bite.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:4 servings

Ingredients

  • 3 fresh mushrooms, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons chopped ripe olives
  • 1 green onion, chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 teaspoon butter
  • 6 eggs
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup canned tuna, drained and flaked
  • 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese

Directions

  • 1. In a large skillet, saute the mushrooms, olives, onion and garlic in butter. In a bowl, lightly beat the eggs and milk; pour over vegetables. Cook over medium heat; as eggs set, lift edges, letting uncooked portion flow underneath.
  • 2. When the eggs are nearly set, sprinkle with tuna, seasonings and cheese. Remove from the heat; let stand for 1-2 minutes or until cheese is melted. Cut into wedges. Yield: 4 servings.

Wine Pairings

Sparkling Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sparkling wine.