This is how to cook an omelet and produce a main meal in under 20 minutes. This delicious, healthy meal is from our collection of easy recipes.
Rating: Very Easy
Hands-on Time: 15 Mins
Hands-off Time: 5 Mins
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To cook an omelet, like any egg dish, keep the cooking time short - this means use a wide skillet so that the beaten egg results in a wide and thin rather than a smaller thicker omelet.
If you have a thick omelet, it takes longer to set or cook the middle - if you are doing this, turn the heat down so that it does not burn, but it will take longer to cook
When you cook a meal with frozen peas, there's no need to cook them for long. Just stir them in and allow the residual heat from the meal to warm them through. Otherwise they go soft and mushy.
To make a cheese omelet, just omit the filling. It's delicious just as it is.