You are here

Shrimp And Cheddar Omelette

Anonymous's picture
Anonymous (not verified)
  Shrimp 1⁄4 Pound
  Green onions 2
  Butter/Margarine 1 Tablespoon
  Eggs 6
  Milk 2 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Shredded cheddar cheese 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

Peel and devein shrimp.
Saute shrimp and scallions in 1 tablespoon butter in a heavy skillet until the shrimp turn pink; set aside, reserving 2 shrimp for garnish, if desired.
Combine eggs, milk, salt, and pepper; beat well.
Heat a 10-inch omelet pan or heavy skillet until it is hot enough to sizzle a drop of water.
Add 1 tablespoon butter; rotate pan to coat bottom.
Pour egg mixture into pan.
As mixture starts to cook, gently lift edges of omelet with a spatula and tilt pan so uncooked portion flows underneath.
Spoon shrimp mixture and cheese over half of omelet when eggs are set and top is still moist and creamy.
Loosen omelet with a spatula, and fold unfilled side over filling; remove from heat.
Cover and let stand 1 to 2 minutes or until cheese melts.
Gently slide omelet onto a serving plate; garnish with green onion fans and reserved shrimp, if desired.
Serve immediately.

Recipe Summary


Rate It

Your rating: None
Average: 3.9 (17 votes)

Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 301 Calories from Fat 188

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 21 g32.4%

Saturated Fat 10 g50.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 512.3 mg170.8%

Sodium 646.7 mg26.9%

Total Carbohydrates 2 g0.7%

Dietary Fiber 0.29 g1.1%

Sugars 1.5 g

Protein 25 g49.6%

Vitamin A 25.6% Vitamin C 7.3%

Calcium 22.5% Iron 16.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Shrimp And Cheddar Omelette Recipe