Catholic Recipe: Omelet
Also Called: Fritatta
Beat eggs with salt, pepper. Add basil, cheese; mix thoroughly. Melt butter in skillet; pour in egg mixture. Cook 5 minutes over low heat. Loosen edge with spatula or fork. When firm on underside, place plate larger than skillet over top; invert omelet; slide uncooked side back in skillet. Cook 5 minutes over low heat. Serve hot.
Note: If variations are desired, cut celery, asparagus, broccoli or onion, according to taste, in 1/2-inch pieces. Fry them in butter before pouring egg mixture into skillet. Yield, 2 servingsRecipe Source: Catholic Cookbook, The by William I. Kaufman, The Citadel Press, New York, 1965