News

Rose Acre Farms Celebrates National Egg Month

by Mark Whittington | May 01, 2019
Rose Acre Farms is celebrating National Egg Month during the Month of May! Throughout the month, Rose Acre will be sharing facts about the egg production industry, egg recipes, cooking tips, egg trivia & much more on social media.

Eggs are a great source of protein and many nutrients. One egg contains 13 essential nutrients and only 70 calories. At only 17 cents per serving, eggs are also the least expensive source of high quality protein with only 0.6g of carbohydrates.

Eggs also contribute important vitamins and minerals such as vitamin D, phosphorus & vitamin A. Choline and Lutein are also provided by eggs, crucial for memory, cognition, eye and brain health.

Eggs are typically thought of as a breakfast staple, but can be made in many ways! Check out all of our recipes here for not only new and exciting dishes, but all of the delicious classics too!

Rose AcreTM Recipe of the Month

Italian Sausage Breakfast Wraps

        
          
Ingredients:
  • 3/4 pound Italian turkey sausage links, casings removed 
  • 3/4 pound Italian turkey sausage links, casings removed
  • 1 small green pepper, finely chopped
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 1 medium tomato, chopped
  • 4 large eggs
  • 6 large egg whites1 cup chopped fresh spinach
  • 6 whole wheat tortillas (8 inches)1 cup shredded reduced-fat cheddar cheese
Instructions:
  1. In a large skillet, cook sausage, pepper, onion and tomato over medium heat until meat is no longer pink and vegetables are tender, breaking up sausage into crumbles; drain and return to pan.
  2. In a small bowl, whisk eggs and egg whites until blended. Add egg mixture to sausage. Cook and stir until eggs are thickened and no liquid egg remains. Add spinach; cook and stir just until wilted.
  3. Spoon 3/4 cup egg mixture across center of each tortilla; top with about 2 tablespoons cheese. Fold bottom and sides of tortilla over filling and roll up.

"This is the day which the Lord has made, Let us rejoice and be glad in it." Psalms 118:24

News