Recipe of the Week: Tomato Omelet

The following recipe is for Tomato Omelet is from The New Butterick Cook Book, by Flora Rose, co-head of the School of Home Economics at Cornell University. It was published in 1924. A professional scan of that 724-page out-of-copyright book will be one of the many bonus items included in the next edition of the waterproof SurvivalBlog Archive USB stick. This special 15th Anniversary Edition USB stick should be available for sale in the third week of January, 2021. The 14th Edition sold out quickly, so place a reminder in your calendar, if you want one.

  • 3 tomatoes
  • 4 to 6 eggs
  • 1 Tablespoon butter
  • Seasonings
  1. Peel tomatoes, remove the seeds and cut into dice.
  2. Sauté the tomatoes in a Iittle butter or butter substitute, until tender.
  3. Make the omelet in the usual way, first stirring the tomato into the beaten egg.

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