Breakfast Burrito…for Mom on Mother’s Day ~ May 10, 2015

Breakfast Burrito

Eggs are great for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Eggs also make great snacks and appetizers.

Who thought of putting eggs in a Burrito?

breakfast burrito ingredients

Well, it may not be a new concept, but it was a new experience for me. You see, I am somewhat traditional when it comes to how I like to enjoy my eggs. So, putting eggs in a burrito sounded like a weird idea. I gave it a try, and loved it!
Now, I’m considering different ways to enjoy eggs. Stay tuned for future recipe posts using the incredible, edible egg!

The Incredible Egg

Ok, let’s make this Breakfast Burrito.

First things first. I start by brewing coffee…taking sips of coffee while cooking breakfast.
Remember, this is a loose reciipe. You can add more or less of the ingredients.
Make it your own…

BREAKFAST BURRITO

breakfast burrito

Inspired by Taste of Home
Adapted by Carmen Ortiz of sometimes SAVORY

INGREDIENTS
1 tablespoon butter
1 small onion, diced
½ red pepper, diced
salt
pepper
garlic powder
red pepper flakes
1 teaspoon olive oil

2 eggs
Splash of milk
Salt
pepper
butter

Parsley
Tortilla wrap
Cooked meat of choice, [bacon, prosciutto, ham, etc]
¼ cup monterey jack cheese, grated

DIRECTIONS:
COOK VEGGIES: In a warm skillet, add butter. Allow to melt.
Add diced onion, diced red pepper, salt, pepper, garlic powder, red pepper flakes and olive oil.
Saute veggies for about 10 minutes on medium low heat.
Remove veggies from pan into a small bowl. Set aside.
PREPARE EGGS: In small bowl add eggs.
Pour a splash of milk in eggs.
Add salt and pepper.
Wisk with fork.
Turn the flame on medium low. Heat pan.
Add butter to skillet. Allow to melt. [note: use same pan you sauteed the veggies.]
Pour eggs in pan. Remember to keep the at low. Low and slow is the name of the game for perfect eggs.
Using a wooden spoon, start from the outer edge of pan, stiring gently.
Stir often.
When eggs are one, add a pat of butter to pan to coat eggs with butter. [optional]
Remove eggs from pan.
PREPARE THE BURRITO: Place flour tortilla on plate.
Place grated cheese on tortilla.
Add meat choice.
WRAP TORTILLA.
Enjoy!

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Happy Mother’s Day

to my mom and to all the moms in the world!

Happy Mother's Day ~ May 10, 2015

~ Carmen

sometimes SAVORY
…cooking is art revealed

Photography by Carmen Ortiz.
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