Recipe: Pitas Filled with Ham and Pesto Scrambled Eggs

Egg recipes for lunch – Delicious!

So here is another offering from Australian Eggs for a scrumptious scrambled lunch option.

Pitas Filled with Ham and Pesto Scrambled Eggs

Serves: 2
Preparation time: 10 minutess
Cooking Time: 5 minutes


6 eggs
2 tbsp cream
1 tbsp fresh basil pesto paste
20g butter
300g shaved ham
2 large lettuce leaves
2 wheat pitta bread cut in half

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1. Lightly beat the eggs with the cream and pesto.
2. Heat the butter in a non-stick saucepan, when melted and bubbling add the egg mixture.
3. Cook while stirring for two minutes or until just set.
4. Heat the ham in the same pan until becoming slightly crispy on the edges.
5. Carefully open the pita pockets, place in a lettuce leaf, then the ham and spoon in the scrambled egg.
6. Serve immediately.

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