Potato & Red Onion Frittata
Total TimePrep: 30 min. Bake: 15 min.
- 1 large red onion, chopped
- 1/2 teaspoon minced fresh rosemary or 1/8 teaspoon dried rosemary, crushed
- 4 tablespoons butter, divided
- 1 garlic clove, minced
- 1/2 pound red potatoes (about 5 small), thinly sliced
- 6 eggs, lightly beaten
- 1/3 cup 2% milk
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1/2 cup shredded Gruyere or Swiss cheese
- In a 10-in. ovenproof skillet, saute onion and rosemary in 1 tablespoon butter until tender. Add garlic; cook 1 minute longer. Remove from the pan and set aside. In the same skillet, cook potatoes in 2 tablespoons butter until tender and golden brown. Remove and keep warm.
- In a large bowl, whisk the eggs, milk, salt and pepper. Stir in cheese and onion mixture. Melt remaining butter in the skillet; tilt pan to evenly coat. Add egg mixture. Bake at 350° for 8-10 minutes or until nearly set.
- Top with potatoes; bake for 3-5 minutes or until eggs are completely set. Let stand for 5 minutes. Cut into wedges.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 326 calories, 23g fat (12g saturated fat), 361mg cholesterol, 531mg sodium, 15g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 2g fiber), 16g protein.
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May 27, 2016
This was a great recipe! Mine took longer for the eggs to set, but it was worth it. I used regular onion, regular potatoes (salted and peppered) cooked in oil, white sharp cheddar cheese, and 1/4 tsp of rosemary. I added some chopped ham when I put that potatoes in towards the end of cooking and it added great flavor.
Jan 10, 2016
One of my favorite frittatas. I substituted shallots for the red onion for a milder flavor. Delicious!
Aug 27, 2014
this was wonderful! i made it a classic frittata and it came out beautifully. i included about 6 strips bacon that needed eating and next time i might include more veggies like peppers, mushrooms,corn or peas. also i will do this as written just to see the difference.
Sep 5, 2012
Only change is put both onions and potatoes on the bottom. It forms a nice sturdy base.
Sep 2, 2012
This was pretty good. I do wish it was not as greasy though....next time I will use a bit of canola oil or cooking spray instead of ALL THAT BUTTER. I made this out of the "best loved recipes" cookbook. I think this would be a 4 or 5 star recipe to me w/out all that butter.
Jul 25, 2012
Good! Added some chopped cooked bacon as well as some other veggies that I needed to use in the fridge (broccoli & red pepper). Turned out great!
May 25, 2012
I made this a few days ago and was delighted with the results, Excellant, I will make this frequently.
May 21, 2012
Very tasty !!
May 18, 2012
The recupe doesn't say what Temp to bake the Frittata. Tried it at 350, but it took a few min. longer.
May 18, 2012
The recipe and ingredients work well together but to make it an authentic frittata you should layer the onion and potato - or any fillings - in the pan and then pour the egg mix over and cook like that. Frittata and a Spanish Omelette are pretty much the same in that respect and this recipe is very similar to a traditional Catalan Spanish Omelette. It's no biggie, it tastes the same either way! It just cuts and serves better. Bon Appetit however you eat it!