California Avocado and Shrimp Omelet


  • 1 dozen eggs
  • ¼ cup chopped parsley
  • 4 Tbsp lemon juice, divided
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp hot sauce|hot pepper sauce
  • 2 Hass Avocado|California avocados (1 pound), diced
  • 3 Tbsp butter
  • 6 oz bay shrimp
  • 6 parsley sprigs


  1. Beat together eggs, parsley, 3 tablespoons lemon juice, salt, andhot pepper sauce; reserve.
  2. Gently toss avocado with remaining 1 tablespoon lemon juice; reserve.
  3. Heat butter in a large omelet pan.
  4. Pour egg mixture into pan.
  5. Cook over medium heat, lifting edges and tilting pan to allow uncooked egg to run under, until set but still moist on top.
  6. Scatter reserved avocado and Shrimp over omelet.
  7. Fold omelet in half; heat another minute or two.
  8. Slide onto a warmed serving plate; garnish with parsley sprigs.
  9. To serve, cut omelet into four wedges.
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