Daddy’s Omelet

Loaded with vegetables, this breakfast omelet will get you going in the morning.

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  • 1/2 cup each diced green pepper, onion, and mushrooms
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons butter or margarine
  • 4 eggs


  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • Pinch pepper
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese


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[step-item number=”1″ image_url=”” title=”” ]In a skillet, sauté green pepper, onion, and mushrooms in butter until tender. Remove with a slotted spoon and set aside. [/step-item]

[step-item number=”2″ image_url=”” title=”” ] In a small bowl, beat eggs, salt, and pepper. Pour into the skillet. Cook over medium heat; as eggs set, lift edges, letting uncooked portion flow underneath.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”3″ image_url=”” title=”” ]When the eggs are set, spoon vegetables and cheese over one side; fold omelet over filling. Cover and let stand until cheese is melted, 1 to 2 minutes. Serves 2.[/step-item][/step-list-wrapper]

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