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Southwestern Scramble

Southwestern ScrambleCorn tortilla strips, green chiles and cheese turn ordinary scrambled eggs into this Southwestern Scramble. Top with salsa, avocado and green onions for an appealing presentation.

Recipe Ingredients:

8 large eggs, well-beaten
2/3 cup (5 ounce can) NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
1 cup (4 ounces) shredded Mexican blend cheese - divided use
2 tablespoons diced green chiles
1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
Nonstick cooking spray
2 medium or 3 small corn tortillas, cut into thin strips
Mild salsa, chopped avocado and/or sliced green onions (optional)
1 (15-ounce) can black beans, rinsed and drained (optional)

Cooking Directions:

  1. Combine eggs, evaporated milk, 1/2 cup cheese, chiles and black pepper in medium bowl.
  2. Spray large skillet with nonstick cooking spray. Place tortilla strips in skillet and heat over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until strips are lightly browned.
  3. Pour egg mixture into skillet. Cook, stirring frequently, until eggs are cooked. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cheese. Top with salsa, avocado and/or green onions, if desired. Serve with beans.

Makes 6 servings.

Recipe and photograph are the property of Nestlé® and, used with permission.