Basic Microwave Omelette Recipe

Omelette ingredients
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Ingredients

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  • 3 strips of bacon
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1⁄8 teaspoon salt
  • Dash of pepper
  • 1 teaspoon butter or margarine
  • ¼ cup grated Cheddar cheese

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Directions

In a frying pan, cook the bacon over medium-high heat until crispy. Transfer to a plate lined with paper towels and allow to cool. Chop the bacon into small bits and put aside. 

Beat the eggs, water, salt, and pepper in small bowl until blended.

Microwave butter in a 9-inch glass pie plate on high for 30 seconds. Tilt the plate to coat the bottom evenly with the butter. Pour the egg mixture into the hot pie plate. Cover tightly with plastic wrap, leaving a small vent for air. Microwave on high for 1 ½-2 minutes or until eggs have completely set, do not stir.

Place the cheese and bacon on one half of the omelette. Fold the omelette in half and serve immediately.

Nutrition

Calories per serving:

788 calories

Dietary restrictions:

Low Carb Sugar Conscious, Gluten Free, Wheat Free, Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free, Soy Free, Fish Free, Shellfish Free, Alcohol Free, No Oil Added, No Sugar Added

Daily value:

39%

Servings:

1
  • Fat 69g 105%
  • Carbs 3g 1%
  • Saturated 29g 145%
  • Fiber 0g 0%
  • Trans 1g
  • Sugars 1g
  • Monounsaturated 25g
  • Polyunsaturated 9g
  • Protein 38g 77%
  • Cholesterol 502mg 167%
  • Sodium 21,167mg 882%
  • Calcium 487mg 49%
  • Magnesium 40mg 10%
  • Potassium 363mg 10%
  • Iron 2mg 13%
  • Zinc 4mg 30%
  • Phosphorus 613mg 88%
  • Vitamin A 363µg 40%
  • Thiamin (B1) 0mg 20%
  • Riboflavin (B2) 1mg 47%
  • Niacin (B3) 4mg 18%
  • Vitamin B6 0mg 22%
  • Folic Acid (B9) 63µg 16%
  • Vitamin B12 2µg 31%
  • Vitamin D 3µg 1%
  • Vitamin E 2mg 10%
  • Vitamin K 3µg 3%
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