Fluffy Bacon-Cheese Frittata Recipe
- 6 bacon strips, diced
- 1/3 cup chopped onion
- 5 eggs, separated
- 1-1/4 cups milk
- 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
- 1/4 teaspoon paprika
- 1-1/2 cups (6 ounces) shredded Swiss cheese
- 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded sharp cheddar cheese
- 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley
- 1. In a skillet, cook bacon over medium heat until crisp; remove to paper towels. Drain, reserving 1 tablespoon drippings. In the drippings, saute onion until tender. Remove from the heat; set aside.
- 2. In a large bowl, beat egg yolks, milk, flour and paprika until smooth. Add Swiss cheese. In a small bowl, beat egg whites and salt until stiff peaks form. Fold into cheese mixture.
- 3. Pour over onion in skillet; cover and cook on medium-low heat for 12-15 minutes or until almost set. Sprinkle with cheddar cheese and bacon. Cover and cook 5 minutes longer or until cheese is melted. Sprinkle with parsley. Yield: 6 servings.
1 serving (1 piece) equals 412 calories, 32 g fat (16 g saturated fat), 246 mg cholesterol, 536 mg sodium, 8 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 21 g protein.
Enjoy this recipe with a sparkling wine.