Mushroom, leek and cheese omelette Recipe

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  • Vegetarian

serves:

4

Skill:

easy

Cost:

cheap

Cooking:

20 min

Nutrition per portion

RDA
Calories 472 kCal 24%
Fat 38g 54%

Omelettes are great when you’re in a rush – and this tasty veggie combo will put you well on your way to getting your five-a-day.

Ingredients

  • 175g (6oz) mushrooms, quartered
  • 1 leek, thinly sliced
  • 55g (2oz) butter
  • 12 eggs
  • 2tbsp chopped fresh chives
  • 4tbsp milk
  • 115g (4oz) Brie, sliced
  • Want to make this for under £1 head?
  • Cost
  • : £3.68 (Asda)
  • Items
  • : 2 x Smartprice eggs (6) £1.26, Somerset Brie £1, Leek (100g) 25p, Mushrooms (200g) 50p, Cut chives (25g) 67p
  • (Prices correct at time of writing. See mysupermarket
  • for more deals).

Method

  • Stir-fry the mushrooms and leek separately in half the butter for 5 mins and set aside.

  • Put the eggs, chives and milk in a bowl, season and whisk lightly.

  • Heat the remaining butter in a frying pan. Add a quarter of the egg mixture to the pan and stir until almost set. Top with a quarter of the mushrooms, leek and Brie, and cook for 30 secs.

  • Fold in half and keep warm while cooking the other three omelettes.

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