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Country ham omelette with red onion and plum relish

Ingredients

For the red onion and plum relish
For the omelette

Preparation method

  1. For the red onion and plum relish, heat the oil in a frying pan. Add the red onion and plums and fry over a high heat. Add the remaining relish ingredients to the pan and simmer for five minutes until softened.

  2. Spoon the relish into a small serving bowl and leave to cool while you prepare the omelette.

  3. For the omelette, melt the butter in a small frying pan.

  4. Mix the beaten egg with the chopped ham in a small bowl and season well with salt and freshly ground black pepper.

  5. Add the egg mixture to the pan and mix with a wooden spoon until it starts to set around the edge of the pan. Leave to cook over a low heat until it has completely set. Carefully flip the omelette out onto a plate and slice into wedges.

  6. Serve the omelette with the relish on the side, garnished with chopped parsley.

Less than 30 mins preparation time

Less than 10 mins cooking time

Serves 1

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