Return to listing

Omelettes Piperade

Another quick supper dish, this is good towards the end of the summer when the tomatoes are plentiful and green peppers are cheap. For 2 omelettes the ingredients are:

 
 
 Omelettes Piperade

  Serves 2

Ingredients
 4 large eggs
 Oil
 1 large green pepper, deseeded and chopped
 1 onion, peeled and chopped
 1 clove garlic, crushed
 225g ripe tomatoes, skinned and chopped
 ½ teaspoon Herbes de Provence
 Seasoning
Oven temperatures and Conversions
Click here for information
Equipment
There is no list of equipment specified for this recipe.

This recipe first appeared in Delia's Frugal Food.

Method

Heat a little oil in a medium-sized pan, then stir in the chopped pepper, chopped onion and crushed garlic, and cook over a medium heat for about 5 minutes.

Then add the tomatoes and Herbes de Provence, season and cook gently without a cover for about 20 minutes.

Now get ready for the first omelette by breaking 2 eggs into a bowl, seasoning and stirring lightly with a fork.

Then heat a smear of oil in an omelette pan and, when it is really hot, pour in the beaten egg and start to draw the eggs in to cook the omelette.

After a few seconds, spoon half the pepper and tomato mixture over half the omelette, fold the other half of the omelette over the filling and invert the pan to tip the omelette out on to a warmed plate.

Now quickly prepare the other omelette, using the remaining filling, and serve immediately with some crusty bread and a nice crisp green salad.

 

Return to Homepage
Visit the Delia Online Cookery School with Waitrose
Click here to go to Waitrose.com
 
 

Related recipes


No recipes relate to this.

 
 

 

 




 
Forums
Popular topic
Latest post
Ask Lindsey... Terrine of summer fruits
04 Aug 2015 13:05
Galvanina giveaway Week 3 winner
29 Jul 2015 17:34
Coffee Break Summer collection
03 Aug 2015 15:44
Food and travel Refreshing cocktail with Galvanina
25 Jun 2015 21:28
Can Anyone Help? For DonnaMarie
03 Aug 2015 22:58
Books Jam made with concentrates
13 Jun 2015 07:32
Equipment Quartz kitchen worktops
24 Jun 2015 02:03
Gardening Oxalis
03 Aug 2015 00:07
 
NetObserver
CMS solutions by REDtechnology.com