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Chanterelle Omelets With Fines Herbes Sauce

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  Flat leaf parsley leaves 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
  Chives 2 Cup (32 tbs), snipped into 1/2-inch lengths
  Chervil leaves 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Tarragon leaves 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Water 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Salt To Taste
  Unsalted butter 7 Teaspoon (2 Tablespoons Plus 1 Teaspoon)
  Shallot 1 Small, minced
  Chanterelles 1⁄4 Pound, trimmed and coarsely chopped
  Creme fraiche 1 Tablespoon
  Vegetable oil 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Eggs 4 Large (At Room Temperature)

1. Preheat the oven to 250°. Bring a large saucepan of salted water to a boil over high heat. Prepare a bowl of ice water. Add the parsley, chives, chervil and tarragon to the boiling water and cook for 4 minutes. Using a slotted spoon, transfer the herbs to the ice water to cool completely. Transfer the herbs to a kitchen towel and wring dry, then transfer to a blender and add the 1/2 cup of water. Blend at high speed until pureed. Season the herb sauce with salt.
2. In a medium skillet, melt 1 tablespoon of the butter. Add the minced shallot and cook over moderate heat until softened, about 2 minutes. Add the chanterelles, season with salt and cook, stirring, until tender, 8 minutes. Remove from the heat, stir in the creme fraiche and keep warm.
3. In a 6- or 8-inch nonstick, ovenproof skillet, melt 1 teaspoon of the butter in the oil over moderate heat. In a small bowl, beat 1 egg with a pinch of salt until the egg foams. Add the egg to the skillet and cook over low heat until it starts to set, about 10 seconds. Transfer the skillet to the oven and cook until the egg is just set, about 1 minute. Slide the egg onto a plate and spread a rounded tablespoon of chanterelles down the center. Fold both sides of the omelet over the mushrooms and roll the omelet over. Spoon a little herb sauce alongside. Repeat to make 3 more omelets.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 767 Calories from Fat 501

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 57 g87%

Saturated Fat 25.1 g125.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 921.2 mg307.1%

Sodium 786.3 mg32.8%

Total Carbohydrates 36 g12%

Dietary Fiber 12.5 g50.1%

Sugars 4.8 g

Protein 39 g78.6%

Vitamin A 391.9% Vitamin C 440.4%

Calcium 61.2% Iron 131.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Chanterelle Omelets With Fines Herbes Sauce Recipe