Crab, Ricotta and Herb Omelettes Recipe

For a light breakfast try Angela Casley's tasty crab omelettes

Crab, ricotta and herb omelettes. Picture / Babiche Martens.

Makes 4

4 large eggs
½ cup ricotta
1 cup fresh herbs, roughly chopped
½ spring onion, finely chopped
200g crab meat, reserve 100g for garnish
Salt and freshly ground pepper
4 tsp butter
4 Tbsp parmesan

To serve
Fresh white bread and lemon wedges

1. Place eggs in a bowl and whisk well. Add ricotta, three quarters of the herbs, spring onion, half the crab meat and salt and pepper, combining well.

2. To make one omelette, heat 1 tsp butter to bubbling in a small frying pan. Add a quarter of the mix. Using a fork draw mixture towards middle. Sprinkle with 1 Tbsp parmesan. When omelette is set fold and serve with a little crab and herbs on top. Repeat for remaining omelettes.

3. Serve with fresh white bread and a squeeze of lemon.

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