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Gruyere Souffle Omelette

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Ingredients
  Onion 1 Tablespoon, grated
  Butter 6 Tablespoon
  All purpose flour 6 Tablespoon
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Curry powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Milk 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Eggs 6 , separated
  Gruyere cheese 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), grated
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat the oven to 325°F
2. Beat the egg yolks.
3. Beat the egg whites to soft peaks.

MAKING
4. In a skillet melt the butter or margarine over medium heat.
5. Add onion and sauté it till it is soft and lightly browned.
6. Stir in flour, salt, curry powder and pepper and sauté until it begins to froth.
7. Add milk, stirring until blended with flour mixture to make a smooth sauce.
8. Cook, stirring until sauce is very thick and comes to a boil.
9. Take pan off the heat and let sauce cool to lukewarm.
10. Gently fold in the egg yolks and egg whites into the cooled sauce.
11. Pour egg mixture into a well-buttered 12-inch ovenproof skillet or frying pan.
12. Place in the preheated oven and bake for 30 minutes until browned on the bottom and set.
13. Sprinkle cheese place under broiler for 3-5 minutes.

SERVING
14. Remove from the oven and carefully loosen sides of omelet with a spatula and slide over serving plate.
15. Serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Egg
Interest: 
Gourmet
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
3

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