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Japanese Omelette Roll

Why not try something a little different for breakfast? This yummy variation on a Japanese rolled omelette known as Tamagoyaki, which literally means “fried or grilled egg”, creates a meal that’s full of flavor and easy to share!

CUISINES: Japanese
LEVEL: EASY
SERVING: 2 People
TIME: 30 min
INGREDIENTS:
  • 5 medium Eggs
  • cup Milk
  • ½ tsp Ground Salt
  • ¼ tsp Ground Black Pepper
  • 3 cups Baby Spinach
  • 1 cup Bonito Flakes
  • 1 tsp Olive Oil
DIRECTIONS:
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In a medium bowl, add eggs and whisk thoroughly.
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Next, add in milk, salt and black pepper, and whisk until blended well.
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Bring a medium pot of water to a boil, then place spinach in the pot.
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Boil just long enough to wilt the spinach, then immediately place the spinach in a bowl of cold water, and stir spinach until cool.
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Remove the spinach and squeeze it to remove any excess water.
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Finely dice the spinach.
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Place it in the egg mixture, add bonito flakes, and stir ingredients together.
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Heat oil in a medium-sized, non-stick pan.
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Add about 2 tablespoons of the egg mixture to the pan, just enough to spread a thin layer over the entire pan.
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After the bottom of the egg has set but is still soft on top, start rolling from one side to the other.
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Roll until about a quarter of the omelette remains flat, then spoon in 2 more tablespoons of the egg mixture over the flat portion of the cooked egg.
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When the egg has set again, roll it the rest of the way to form a log.
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Allow egg roll to cook completely, then remove it to a cutting board. Slice into 1 to 2-inch pieces, place on a plate, and sprinkle with a little grated cheese.
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Serve immediately.