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Crispy Omelette Lumpia

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Crispy lumpia omelette

Crispy lumpia omelette

Lumpia is the Filipino version of fried egg rolls or spring rolls. Typically, they are stuffed with vegetable or meat fillings.

In this recipe, I'll show you how to make delicious breakfast lumpia that are stuffed with a fluffy omelette filling. The texture combination of crispy and fluffy is delightful!

Cook Time

Prep timeCook timeReady inYields

10 min

10 min

20 min

9 lumpia

Ingredients

  • 6 tablespoons chopped carrots
  • 6 tablespoons chopped green chilies
  • 3 tablespoons chopped onion
  • 9 lumpia wrappers (spring roll wrappers)
  • 3 eggs, beaten
  • 3 tablespoons cooking oil
  • salt, to taste
  • Pepper, to taste
  • Water, to seal the wrapper

Utensils

For Preparation:

  • Medium bowl
  • Large plate
  • Fork
  • Measuring spoons
  • Chopping board
  • Knife

For Cooking:

  • Pan
  • Cooking spoon

Instructions

  1. Beat the eggs in a bowl. Season with salt and pepper. Set aside.
  2. Heat the oil in a pan. Saute the onion, carrots and green chilies.
  3. Add more oil. Pour in the beaten eggs. Mix to incorporate all the ingredients.
  4. Cook each side of the omelette until the desired doneness. Cover the pan for even cooking.
  5. Once done, set aside and allow it to cool down.
  6. Slice the omelette into sticks (1/2 inch by 4 inches). Set aside.
  7. Lay the lumpia wrappers on a plate.
  8. Line the omelette sticks above the bottom of the wrapper, leaving at least 1 to 1 1/2 inches of space on each side.
  9. Fold the lumpia wrapper from the bottom to the center. Then fold the wrapper from both the left and right sides to the center. From there, start rolling it.
  10. Seal the top part of the wrapper with water.
  11. Repeat steps 7 to 10 with the remaining ingredients.
  12. Once done, set up the frying pan. Heat enough oil to deep-fry the lumpia.
  13. Fry each piece until golden brown. Drain excess oil.
  14. Serve with your favorite dip.
Crispy lumpia recipe

Crispy lumpia recipe

Tips and Techniques

  • Use any other vegetables you like in the omelette.
  • Add meat to the omelette, as well, if you like.
  • Add or omit seasonings as preferred.
  • Serve with your favorite sauce.

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Comments

Travel Chef (author) from Manila on October 12, 2020:

Hi Amy,

I agree. You can add more vegetables to your omelette if you want too. Just remember to adjjst the amount of eggs as well.

Amy on October 12, 2020:

This sounds delicious. I would like to make these as they are more healthy. Thanks for sharing the recipe.

Amy on October 12, 2020:

This sounds delicious. I love omelettes and can't wait to try your recipe. Thanks for sharing the recipe.

Travel Chef (author) from Manila on October 11, 2020:

Hello Miebakagh,

Yes, give it a try! You'll surely love it especially that if you add different vegetable on it.

Travel Chef (author) from Manila on October 11, 2020:

Hello Linda,

I love the combination of chilies and onion on it. Both create two different interesting flavors.

Travel Chef (author) from Manila on October 11, 2020:

Hi Pamela,

Yes, it tastes absolutely delicious. One of my favorite version of omelette.

Travel Chef (author) from Manila on October 11, 2020:

Hi Centfie,

This Crispy Lumpia Omelette is really delicious. I hope you try it!

Miebakagh Fiberesima from Port Harcourt, Rivers State, NIGERIA. on October 10, 2020:

Hi Dredcaun, I'll give it a try, and I believe this is not only delicious, but nutritious. Thanks for sharing such a tasty and mouth watering diet.

Linda Crampton from British Columbia, Canada on October 10, 2020:

This sounds like a tasty dish, especially with the chilies and onion. Thank you for sharing the recipe.

Pamela Oglesby from Sunny Florida on October 10, 2020:

This recipe for the omeletta looks absolutely delicious. Thank you.

Centfie from Kenya on October 10, 2020:

Looks yummy and your instructions easy to follow. Thanks for sharing.

Travel Chef (author) from Manila on October 10, 2020:

Hi Eric,

Both lumpia and omelette are really delicious. You're right, it's something that everyone enjoys to eat.

Eric Dierker from Spring Valley, CA. U.S.A. on October 10, 2020:

Quite the dish. Our friends gave us some the other day and they were wonderful.