Sausage & Green Pepper Baked Omelette

Good Monday Morning!  <— that phrase might fall under the definition of an oxymoron.  I’m not sure the word “good” goes with either “Monday” or “morning”?

Frittata bfast

But either way, hope your day is off to an excellent start!  I know mine is thanks to an energizing workout and this yummy breakfast.
Sausage and green pepper baked omelette

Ingredients:

2 tbls oil (I used coconut)

1/2 onion, diced

1/2 green bell pepper, diced

2 garlic cloves, minced

1/2 lb. turkey breakfast sausage (I used Jennie O brand)

8 eggs

Splash of milk or water

Salt & pepper

Other spices (i.e. paprika, chili powder, red pepper flakes, etc.)

2 tbls fresh cilantro, snipped

Directions:

1.  Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-low heat.  Add onion, green pepper, and garlic and saute until tender-crisp.

Frittata step 1

2.  Add sausage and cook through.

Frittata step 2

3.  Meanwhile, crack eggs in a large bowl and whisk with a splash of water until well combined.  Season with salt, pepper and other spices, to taste.  When sausage is fully cooked, turn heat down to low and pour in egg mixture.

Frittata step 3

4.  After about 4-5 minutes (or until bottom has set and top is still a little uncooked), place skillet in the oven on broil.

Frittata step 4

5.  Broil for 4-5 minutes until top is set and just starts to brown.  Remove from oven and let cool for a few minutes.

Frittata step 5

6.  With a large plate or skillet lid covering the top of the skillet, turn frittata upside down to remove.  .

Frittata step 6

7.  Slice and serve immediately.

Frittata bfast 2I actually made this oven baked omelette over the weekend and although eggs normally get a bad rap when reheated, I thought the leftovers turned out delicious!

Plus I had a little help with my favorite Cholula hot sauce on top and also a crock pot sweet potato alongside for some extra staying power.

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4 thoughts on “Sausage & Green Pepper Baked Omelette

  1. Music&Meaning March 4, 2013 at 8:47 am Reply

    BSL: what a great recipe…and i’ve reposted…thx for sharing! RT

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  3. ksvirtue March 26, 2013 at 2:27 pm Reply

    Wow, that sausage & green pepper omelette looks Amazing!! Love the pics & details… thanks for sharing! 🙂

    • lrsaar March 27, 2013 at 7:56 am Reply

      Thank you! 🙂

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