Little vegetable omelettes


Little vegetable omelettes
As an appetiser or starter, little thick soft omelettes, with diced tomato, courgette and smoked ham.
255,4554.5/5 for 36 ratings
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Last modified on: June 11th 2011

For 45 pieces, you will need:

Change these quantities to make: 5 pieces 15 pieces 30 pieces 45 pieces

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43 min.27 min.1 hour 10 min.
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Keeping:

Several days in the fridge, covered by a plastic film.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 15 min.
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Prepare 3 courgettes, cut into very small dice.

Stage 2 - 15 min.
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Peel 3 tomatoes, remove seeds and cut this too into very small dice.

Stage 3 - 1 min.
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Into a pan over a medium heat pour 3 tablespoons of olive oil and when hot, add garlic clove, sprigs of tarragon, rosemary and bayleaf.

Cook for one minute while stirring.

Stage 4 - 1 min.
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Add diced courgette, and mix well.

Lightly salt (2 pinches).

Stage 5 - 7 min.
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Cook until done, but still slightly crunchy.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
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Into a pan over a medium heat, pour 3 tablespoons of olive oil, or better still olive oil with herbs.

When oil is hot (lightly smoking), add the diced tomato, salt and pepper and mix well.

Cook for 2 minutes.

Stage 7 - 3 min.
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Remove (and discard) tarragon, garlic, bayleaf and rosemary from the courgettes, then add tomatoes.

Stage 8 - 1 min.
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Salt and pepper then cook together for one minute, stiring continuously.

Remove from heat and seta aside.

Stage 9 - 1 min.
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Put the tomato frying pan back on the heat, without cleaning it. When hot, put in the smoked ham slices, 20 seconds on each side.

Stage 10 - 2 min.
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Remove from the frying pan, and cut into medium size pieces (about half an inch or 1 cm).

Stage 11 - 1 min.
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Beat the 2 eggs with salt and pepper.

Stage 12 - 1 min.
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Add the tomatoes and courgettes, mix well.

Preheat the oven to 356°F (180°C).

Stage 13 - 5 min.
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Into small moulds (preferably silicone ones, easy to unmould), put some smoked ham and then pour in the egg-tomato-courgette mix to about 2/3 of the way up.

Be careful, omelettes inflate when cooking and so can overflow.

Stage 14 - 15 min.
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Put in the oven for 10-15 minutes.

Stage 15
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Be careful towards the end of the cooking time, it's important that omelettes are not overcooked, and stay soft.

Remarks

You can eat them hot, warm or cold.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
3,721 Kcal or 15,579 Kj56 gr21 gr379 gr
186 %21 %2 %57 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
198 Kcal or 829 Kj3 gr1 gr20 gr
10 %1 %<1 %3 %
Per piece
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
83 Kcal or 348 Kj1 gr< 1 gr8 gr
4 %<1 %<1 %1 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

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TarragonTarragon: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Broad bean salad with Parmesan, Roast cabbage with lemon, Pork roast with herbs, Rillettes stuffed mushrooms, Filet mignon with mustard and tarragon sauce, ... All
CourgetteCourgette: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Crunchy courgette and mushroom salad, Vegetable clafoutis, Paimpol salad, Quick courgette soup with cheese, Fish fillet in express cooking envelope, ... All

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