Denver Omelet Cups

Serves 12 Omelet Cups

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  • 4 tablespoons Tessemae’s Lemon Garlic
  • 1 pound russet potatoes, peeled and grated, then squeezed dry in a kitchen towel
  • coarse salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • ½ of a small red onion, finely chopped
  • 1 small green pepper, seeded and finely chopped
  • 1 cup cooked ham, finely chopped
  • 12 large eggs
  • Salad greens, for serving


  1. Heat oven to 475 degrees.
  2. Brush 12 muffin cups with 1 tablespoon Lemon Garlic.
  3. Stir together potatoes with 2 tablespoons Lemon Garlic, then season with salt and pepper to taste.
  4. Press about 3 tablespoons potatoes into bottoms and around sides of each muffin cup.
  5. Bake for 15 minutes.
  6. Meanwhile, heat remaining 1 tablespoon Lemon Garlic in a large nonstick skillet.
  7. Add onion and pepper to pan, sprinkle with salt and pepper and cook, stirring often, until softened, about 7 minutes.
  8. Add ham to pan and cook for 2 minutes or until heated through.
  9. Spoon about 2 tablespoons veggie and ham mixture into each muffin cup.
  10. Crack 1 egg into each muffin cup, then sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  11. Bake omelet “muffins” until whites are set and yolks are still runny, about 10 to 12 minutes.
  12. Carefully remove omelet cups from pan and serve with a side salad