Vegetable Frittata

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Vegetable Frittata

  • Author: American Egg Board
  • Yield: 12 1x
  • Category: Breakfast, Main

Description

This vegetable-filled dish is the perfect excuse to invite family and friends over for a leisurely brunch, or dinner.

Recipe courtesy of American Egg Board.


Scale

Ingredients

  • 5 ounces eggs* (12 large)
  • 1/2 ounce basil leaves (12), chopped
  • 2 tablespoons Italian parsley, chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons garlic, minced
  • 4 cups yellow squash slices (1/4 inch thick)
  • 4 cups zucchini slices (1/4 inch thick)
  • 3 cups red bell peppers, thinly sliced
  • 3 cups crimini mushrooms, sliced
  • 1 cup green onions, sliced
  • 6 ounces goat cheese, crumbled

Instructions

  1. Preheat broiler. Whisk eggs, basil, parsley, salt and pepper in bowl.
  2. Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil over medium heat in each of two (12-inch) oven-proof nonstick pans.
  3. Stir into each pan half the garlic, yellow squash, zucchini, red peppers and mushrooms.
  4. Cook, stirring occasionally, until vegetables are tender, about 8 minutes. Add green onions; cook 3 minutes.
  5. Pour half of the egg mixture into each pan. Cook eggs until set, about 3 to 4 minutes.
  6. Sprinkle half of the goat cheese over each frittata. Broil 5 to 7 inches from heat until slightly puffed, golden, firm throughout, and thoroughly cooked, about 3 minutes.
  7. Allow frittata to set 5 minutes before cutting each into 6 wedges. Serve immediately.

Notes

  • *If using frozen or liquid whole egg product.

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