Orange Omelette for Harlots and Ruffians

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Total Time
15 mins
15 mins

This is a medieval recipe. The original instructions (translated from the medieval language) read as follows: "How to make an orange omelette: Take eggs and break them, with oranges, as many as you like; squeeze their juice and add to it the eggs with sugar; then take fat, and heat it in the pan and add the eggs. This is for ruffians and brazen harlots."

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  1. Juice the oranges and the lemon.
  2. Beat the eggs, add the juice, the sugar, and salt to taste, and cook the omelette in olive oil.
  3. Serve warm.