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Spring Frittata Recipe

Spring Frittata Recipe

With roasted veggies, asiago cheese and plenty of dill, this frittata is packed with spring flavors. It looks impressive, but it’s really a snap to make. Diane Higgins — Tampa, Florida
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 35 min. Bake: 30 min. YIELD:6 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup chopped leek (white portion only)
  • 1/2 cup cut fresh asparagus (1-inch pieces)
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1 cup shredded Asiago cheese
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 cup egg substitute
  • 1/4 cup fat-free milk
  • 1 tablespoon snipped fresh dill or 1 teaspoon dill weed
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley or 1 teaspoon dried parsley flakes

Directions

  • 1. In small bowl, combine leek and asparagus. Drizzle with oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper; toss to coat.
  • 2. Transfer to a baking sheet coated with cooking spray. Bake at 400° for 20-25 minutes or until tender, stirring occasionally. Reduce heat to 350°.
  • 3. Place mushrooms on the bottom of a 9-in. deep-dish pie plate coated with cooking spray. Top with roasted vegetables and cheese. In a large bowl, whisk the remaining ingredients; pour over cheese.
  • 4. Bake for 30-35 minutes or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean. Let stand for 5 minutes. Cut into wedges. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 wedge equals 163 calories, 10 g fat (4 g saturated fat), 158 mg cholesterol, 282 mg sodium, 4 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 14 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Sparkling Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sparkling wine.