Cheddar Hash Brown Omelet
From Florissant, Missouri, Betty Kleberger writes, "My husband loves it when I make crescent rolls to go with this easy family favorite."
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 2 cups frozen shredded hash brown potatoes, thawed
- 1/2 cup chopped onion
- 1/2 cup chopped green pepper
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 1 cup diced fully cooked ham or Polish sausage
- 6 eggs
- 1/4 cup milk
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1/8 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- In a 10-in. nonstick skillet, saute potatoes, onion and green pepper in butter until tender. Sprinkle with ham. In a large bowl, whisk the eggs, milk, pepper and salt; add to the skillet.
- As the eggs set, lift edges, letting uncooked portion flow underneath. When eggs are set, remove from the heat. Sprinkle with cheddar cheese; fold omelet in half. Cover; cooked for 1-2 minutes or until cheese is melted.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 321 calories, 21g fat (10g saturated fat), 370mg cholesterol, 772mg sodium, 12g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 1g fiber), 21g protein.
Originally published as Cheddar Hash Brown Omelet in Quick Cooking January/February 2004