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Prosciutto Omelette with Maple Caramelized Leeks

Prosciutto Omelette with Maple Caramelized Leeks

Ingredients
  • 30 ml butter (2 tbsp)
  • 375 ml chopped leeks (1 ½ cups)
  • 45 ml maple syrup (3 tbsp)
  • 8 eggs
  • 80 ml 15% cream  (1/3 cup)
  • 120 g of chopped prosciutto (4 oz)
  • 30 ml of basil (2 tbsp)
Servings
4 portions
Method
  1. In a frying pan, melt 15 ml (1 tbsp) butter over medium heat and  gently saute the leeks for 2 to 3 minutes.
  2. Add the maple syrup and cook until the leeks are well coated in the maple syrup. Set aside.
  3. In a bowl, beat the eggs with the cream and season generously.
  4. Melt 15 ml (1 tbsp) butter in a large pan, pour in half the egg mixture and cook over low heat.
  5. When the omelette is almost done, put half the leek mixture, 60 g (2 oz.) of chopped prosciutto and 15 ml (1 tbsp) of basil onto half of the omelette, fold in half and cool to your preferred doneness.
  6. Follow these steps for the 2nd omelette. Serve the omelettes with a green salad or fresh fruit.