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Mushroom Omelette

Start your day with a savory and satisfying Mushroom Omelette. It is perfect for breakfast, brunch, or even a quick lunch or dinner.

April 5, 2023
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Difficulty Easy
Servings 2 people
Preparation 5 mins
Cooking 15 mins
Total 20 mins



  1. In a small bowl, add salt and pepper to the egg. Whisk the eggs, salt, and pepper together until well combined.
  2. Clean the mushrooms and wash them. Slice them thinly.
  3. Melt the butter in a non-stick skillet over medium-high heat. Add the sliced mushrooms and sauté them for 3-4 minutes, or until they are tender and slightly browned.
  4. Put the oil in a pan and heat it.
  5. Pour the beaten eggs into the skillet with the mushrooms.
  6. As the eggs begin to set, use a spatula to lift the edges of the omelette and let the uncooked eggs run underneath. When the bottom side is cooked, turn it over and cook the other side.
  7. If desired, sprinkle the shredded cheese over the omelette and fold it in half. Let the cheese melt and the eggs finish cooking, about 1-2 minutes.
  8. Put the omelette on a plate, garnish with chopped herbs.
  9. Serve immediately.
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1 Mushroom Omelette
Serves 2
Amount Per Serving
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 20.8 g26.7%
Cholesterol 246 mg82%
Sodium 678 mg29.5%
Protein 10.6 g21.2%
Potassium 321 mg6.8%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.


  • Use fresh and high-quality ingredients. Make sure you use fresh mushrooms and eggs and high-quality butter or oil for the best flavor.
  • Clean the mushrooms properly. Wipe the mushrooms clean with a damp paper towel or a brush. Do not wash them. As they absorb water and become soggy.
  • Slice the mushrooms thinly. This helps to cook them faster.
  • Cook the mushrooms. Sauté the mushrooms in butter or olive oil until they are golden brown and all the moisture has evaporated. This will give them a meaty texture and enhance their flavor.
  • Season it well. Season the mushrooms with salt, pepper, and other spices to taste. You can also add herbs like thyme or rosemary for extra flavor.
  • Beat the eggs well. Whisk the eggs until they are well combined and the mixture is frothy. In this way, the omelette will be fluffy and light.
  • Use a non-stick pan. This will prevent the omelette from sticking to the pan, and it will make flipping the omelette easier. You can also add a little bit of butter or oil to the pan before cooking to prevent it from sticking.
  • Preheat the pan. Heat the pan on medium heat for a minute or two before adding the butter or oil.
  • Cook the omelet over low heat to make sure it cooks evenly.
  • Pour the eggs into the pan. Pour the egg mixture into the pan and let it cook for 1-2 minutes, or until it starts to set on the bottom.
  • Add the mushrooms to one side. Add the sautéed mushrooms to one side of the omelet, leaving some space around the edges.
  • Fold the omelette. Use a spatula to gently fold the other side of the omelette over the mushrooms, creating a half-moon shape.
  • Garnish with fresh herbs. Sprinkle some chopped herbs like chives or parsley over the top of the omelette before serving.
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Mushroom omelette is a delicious and easy-to-make breakfast dish that combines the earthy flavor of mushrooms with fluffy eggs. A complete protein source would be a great choice for those who do sports.

Those who want a healthy and hearty meal in minutes, you should try this omelette recipe that is packed with earthy mushrooms, fluffy eggs, and savory cheese. Easy to make, nutritious and satisfying.

What Type of Mushrooms Are Best For Omelette?

You can use any type of mushroom to make an omelette. However, some popular choices are button, cremini, and shiitake mushrooms.

For more, check out our ‘Types of Edible Mushrooms And Their Uses’ article.

How To Make Fluffy Omelette?

Here are some tips for making a fluffy omelette:

  • Use fresh eggs. Fresh eggs have more moisture, which will help your omelette stay fluffy.
  • Beat the eggs well. Use a whisk or a fork to vigorously beat the eggs until the whites and yolks are completely blended.
  • Add a little milk or cream. Adding a small amount of milk or cream to the eggs can help make the omelette lighter and fluffier.
  • Don't overbeat the eggs. While it's important to beat the eggs well, overbeating them can cause the omelette to become tough and rubbery.
  • Cook on low heat. Cook the omelette on low heat to prevent it from cooking too quickly, becoming dry and tough.
  • Use a non-stick pan. A non-stick pan will help the omelette cook evenly and prevent it from sticking, making it easier to fold and flip.
  • Add the filling after the eggs begin to set. Wait until the eggs have begun to set before adding any fillings. Otherwise, adding filling too soon makes the omelette heavy and difficult to fold.

How To Serve Mushroom Omelette?

Mushroom omelette is a versatile dish that can be paired with a variety of recipes. You can serve the mushroom omelette with toast or bread to make it a more filling meal. Roasted vegetables, such as asparagus, cherry tomatoes, or zucchini, make a great side dish for a mushroom omelette. In addition, you can serve the mushroom omelette with a cup of tea or coffee.

Here are our delicious recipes that you can serve with Mushroom Omelette:

How To Store Mushroom Omelette?

Mushroom omelette is best consumed when it is fresh. However, you can store them in the refrigerator for a day. Allow the mushroom omelette to cool down to room temperature before storing it. Wrap it in plastic wrap or aluminum foil. Store in the refrigerator for a few days.

Can Mushroom Omelette Be Frozen?

Yes, the mushroom omelet can be frozen. However, it may not have the same texture and taste as fresh. To freeze the omelette, follow these steps:

  • Allow it to cool down to room temperature before freezing it.
  • Cut the omelette into portions the size you prefer for easy storage and reheating.
  • Wrap each portion tightly in plastic wrap or aluminum foil to prevent freezer burn and keep them separate.
  • Place the wrapped portions in a freezer-safe container or freezer bag.

To reheat the frozen mushroom omelette, you can thaw it in the refrigerator overnight. Then reheat it in a nonstick pan over medium heat or in the microwave on a low setting.

How To Reheat Mushroom Omelette?

You can reheat the mushroom omelette in the oven, microwave or on the stovetop.

In The Oven: Preheat the oven to 350 °F (175 °C). Place the mushroom omelette on a baking sheet or oven-safe dish and cover it with aluminum foil. Bake for about 10 minutes or until heated through.

In The Microwave: Place the omelette on a microwave-safe plate and cover it with a damp paper towel. Microwave on high for 30 seconds to 1 minute, or until heated through.

On The Stove: Place the mushroom omelette in a nonstick skillet over medium-low heat. Cover with a lid or foil and cook for about 2-3 minutes on each side, or until heated through.

When reheating a mushroom omelette, be careful not to overcook it. Otherwise, it can become dry and rubbery. Additionally, make sure that the omelette is heated through to an internal temperature of 165 °F (74 °C) to prevent foodborne illness.

If the omelette was previously refrigerated or frozen, it should be reheated until steaming hot to kill any harmful bacteria.

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