Southwestern Scrambled Eggs

Total Time
15mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Add ham and red pepper.
  3. Saute until ham is browned and pepper is slightly soft.
  4. Meanwhile, mix eggs, cream, salt, pepper, chili powder, and garlic in a medium bowl.
  5. Whisk vigorously until the eggs are a uniform color with no streaks.
  6. Spread ham mixture evenly in the pan.
  7. Pour egg mixture over it without stirring.
  8. As mixture begins to set, lift edges gently and allow uncooked eggs to run to the bottom.
  9. Continue in this manner until eggs are almost dry.
  10. Stir egg mixture completely ("scramble") and add the shredded cheese.
  11. Stir until cheese is melted.
Most Helpful

5 5

I made this yesterday for breakfast, I only used 3 eggs, only making for 2. It was a different twist to scrambled eggs. We enjoyed this very much. I will be making this again.

5 5

Nice version of scrambled eggs - Instead of heavy cream I used some cottage cheese. I cut the recipe back to 2 eggs with no problem. Served with toast and some leftover refried black beans Enjoyed ny brunch thanks eve witch

4 5

This was very good,and very easy to make. Thanks, Darlene Summers