Military Significant Others and Spouse Support - MilitarySOS.com
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 12

Thread: Zipper-Bag Omelets

  1. Account Closed
    eelo's Avatar
    eelo is offline
    Account Closed
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Va Beach
    Posts
    26,322
    Blog Entries
    1
    #1

    Zipper-Bag Omelets

    Advertisements
    This is a great way to do omelets for a crowd, such as a church picnic, sleepover party. A friend did them for a amily reunion, pairing up old foks with toddlers and he says it was great fun. They can be made the night before and left mixed in the bags in the fridge overnight (label the bags).

    Zipper-Bag Omelets

    Ingredients:

    sandwich-size zipper bags labeled with names, using waterproof markers
    2 large eggs per omelet
    add-ins such as:
    shredded cheese ham
    cooked bacon cooked sausage
    cooked chicken mushrooms
    green peppers chopped onions shredded potatoes
    chopped tomatoes


    Directions:

    Fill a standard kitchen pot halfway with water. Place pot on stove to boil on medium-high heat.

    While water is heating, crack two eggs into the zipper bag. Squeeze out most of the air and seal the bag securely.

    Shake to mix the eggs until they are an even pale yellow color.

    Add up to 2 teaspoons of shredded cheese. Add other ingredients as desired, no more than a teaspoon of each additional ingredient.

    Squeeze out as much air as possible and seal the bag securely.

    Using cooking tongs, place the sealed bag(s) in a pot of boiling water and cook for exactly 13 minutes; 4-6 bags will fit in a 3-quart pot. Use the tongs to remove the omelet from the pot, dry the bag if necessary, and carefully spill the cooked omelet onto a serving plate.

    Each bag serves one person. One 3-quart pot is sufficient to cook 4-6 omelets. For more omelets, use a larger pot.

    Note: Those who like salsa or hot sauce on their eggs should put it on top of the cooked eggs just before they eat. Mixing it in with the raw eggs makes a truly gross blob of stuff.
  2. i didn't realize that the USSR was back.
    rosebud*'s Avatar
    rosebud* is offline
    i didn't realize that the USSR was back.
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    [communist china]
    Posts
    32,703
    #2
    I've done something similar to this, it works awesome.I do them the night before then wake up in the morning drop them in and breakfast is ready.


    I will miss you SOS...
    Please be wary of what you post remember OPSEC is not just another acronym.

  3. Senior Member
    WIKSWIFE's Avatar
    WIKSWIFE is offline
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Location
    Chesapeake, VA
    Posts
    1,715
    #3
    Yep these are awesome. We do them at our Girl Scout camp outs. Its perfect for large groups. And clean up is a breeze!!!!hahaha
  4. hurry up and wait....
    Jennifer's Avatar
    Jennifer is offline
    hurry up and wait....
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Location
    north of the border
    Posts
    23,388
    #4
    We do those at girls camp and they are sooo perfect because everyone can have their own. we like to dump them onto tortillas too
  5. Senior Member
    glass1/2full's Avatar
    glass1/2full is offline
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Posts
    4,176
    #5
    Great idea!
  6. Loving Life!
    Ellen's Avatar
    Ellen is offline
    Loving Life!
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    Veteran
    Posts
    22,031
    Blog Entries
    4
    #6
    Interesting

    My little Loves!
  7. MilitarySOS Jewel
    Shania7337's Avatar
    Shania7337 is offline
    MilitarySOS Jewel
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Posts
    29,609

    #7
    I totally did something similar to this for my siblings when I was little! I actually wrapped everything up in foil pouches and cooked on top of a wood stove, but same idea!
  8. xkrazybaby67x's Avatar
    xkrazybaby67x is offline
    MJM
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Posts
    20,537
    #8
    i've done this before, so yummy!!!!
  9. Mommy of two sweet girls!
    mitziebella's Avatar
    mitziebella is offline
    Mommy of two sweet girls!
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Posts
    2,741
    #9
    humm...sounds pretty cool. My family loves omelette, I have to try this.

    Thanks for sharing.
    Gina~

    My Bella!
  10. Old Newbie
    lrowles4's Avatar
    lrowles4 is offline
    Old Newbie
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    McGuire, NJ
    Posts
    17
    #10
    WE did these!!! But be careful sometimes you can taste the bag in the omlettes, just depending on the bags...
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •