- 1 ripe tomato
A member of the nightshade family (along with aubergines, peppers and chillies), tomatoes are in…
- 1 tbsp grated vegetarian cheddar
Once cheddar was 'Cheddar', a large, hard-pressed barrel of cheese made by a particular…
- 3 basil leaves
- 1 spring onion, finely chopped
Also known as scallions or green onions, spring onions are in fact very young onions, harvested…
- 1 tbsp olive oil
Probably the most widely-used oil in cooking, olive oil is pressed from fresh olives. It's…
- 2 eggs, beaten
The ultimate convenience food, eggs are powerhouses of nutrition packed with protein and a…
Finely chop the tomato and tip into a bowl with the cheese, basil leaves, spring onion, half the olive oil and some salt and pepper.
Heat the remaining oil in a small, non-stick frying pan, then swirl in the eggs. Cook until done to your liking, then spoon the tomato mix over half of the omelette. Fold omelette over the tomato, leave for about 30 secs, then slide onto a plate. Serve with a salad.
Think aheadPlan your meals so that you can recycle your leftovers, for instance cook extra boiled potatoes one night and use them in a frittata the next day.