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Zucchini Oven Omelet

 Zucchini Oven Omelet
Having been married for 50 years, I've had a lot of experience cooking meals for family and friends. They enjoy whatever I make, but this variation of a standard omelet is everyone's favorite.
4-6 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 25 min.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups chopped zucchini
  • 1/4 cups chopped green pepper
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 6 Eggland's Best Eggs, lightly beaten
  • 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tablespoon half-and-half cream
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese

Directions

  • In a 10-in. ovenproof skillet, saute zucchini and green pepper in oil
  • until tender, about 3 minutes. Combine eggs, Parmesan cheese, cream,
  • butter, salt and pepper; pour over the vegetable mixture. Cook and
  • stir gently for 3 minutes or until eggs are set on bottom. Top with
  • cheese.
  • Bake at 350° for 5-7 minutes or until eggs are set and cheese is
  • melted. Yield: 4-6 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 cup) equals 223 calories, 19 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 230 mg cholesterol, 369 mg sodium, 3 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 10 g protein.

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