Breakfast & BrunchEggs and Omelets

Classic French Omelette | Traditional French Omelette

Kickstart your morning with this Classic French Omelet. Light, fluffy, and oh-so-delicious!Try this Light and Fluffy Omelet recipe. This Classic French Omelet is your perfect breakfast companion!

Classic French Omelette

Classic French Omelette | Traditional French Omelette

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Course Breakfast
Cuisine French
Servings 1 Serving
Calories 220 kcal


  • 3 large eggs
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup shredded cheese
  • 2 tbsp of chopped herbs (chives, parsley, and tarragon).


  • In a bowl, mix the eggs. Mix them well enough and add salt and pepper to your liking.
  • Now heat a pan and add some butter. Let the butter melt.
  • Pour the beaten eggs into the pan.  Stir softly for a few seconds, until the edges of the eggs begin to set.
  • To make an omelet with a hard bottom and a soft top, reduce the heat and cook it without touching it for 1-2 minutes.
  • To prepare your omelet, sprinkle cheese and herbs (if desired) over one side.
  • Delicately fold the omelet in half. Heat the cheese for two minutes so that it may melt.
  • Place the omelet on a plate and add some fresh herbs.  Serve immediately.

Health Benefits of Classic French Omelette:


Butter is high in saturated fats. Butter also contains in fat-soluble vitamins such as A, E, and K2.


Eggs do have very high nutrient values. This product contains nutrients such as vitamins B2, D, and B12. It also contains iodine and selenium. They also contain high-quality proteins.

Additionally, eggs are abundant in choline, a crucial nutrient that promotes brain health.


Salt is crucial for the human body in moderate amounts. It assists in maintaining fluid balance and supporting nerve transmission and muscle function.


Cheese is a big source of calcium and protein. It also contains vital nutrients.


Pepper is known for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties and can aid nutrient absorption.

So this classic French omelet is more than just a delightful breakfast option—it’s also a nutrition-packed meal.

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