Mastering the art of omelet-making is a must for serious after-dinner entertainers. With a little practice you will quickly have the expertise to prepare 20-30 individual omelets, right in front of your guests, in a matter of minutes.
This dessert omelet is an easy one and requires no special talents; it is finished in the oven and no flipping or unmolding is necessary. For more omelet recipes, see Index.
2 tablespoons superfine sugar
¼ cup dairy sour cream
⅓ cup flour
1½ teaspoons salt
2 tablespoons butter
1 cup strawberry preserves
2 tablespoons Cointreau
Break eggs into large mixing bowl and beat well. Stir in sugar and sour cream. Sift flour over eggs and add salt. Mix gently but thoroughly.
Heat butter in deep, heavy skillet suitable for presentation at table. When foaming, pour in eggs and cook slowly until bottom has set. Place in 375 F oven 7-10 minutes or until firm. Heat strawberry preserves.
Remove from oven and spread with warm strawberry preserves; sprinkle lightly with Cointreau.
Yield: 6 servings.
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