Italian Frittata Recipe
Here it goes and please add whatever you like:
4 eggs beaten with 2 tablespoons of water per person if you have hearty eaters in your family!
salt and pepper to taste
Suggestions for fillings:
Cappicola, ham, prosciutto, pepperoni, salami, cooked crispy bacon, cooked sausage, thinly sliced beef, cooked escarole, chopped peppers, cubed potatoes I precook them by boiling till soft , spinach, thinly sliced zucchini, mushrooms, eggplant sliced thin, minced onion, minced garlic, sliced tomatoes, hot peppers sliced, cherry peppers sliced, kale, cubed sweet potatoes precooked, mortadella, seafood of any kind like scallops, shrimp, lobster, crab. Use the many cheeses such as shredded provolone, mozzarella, fontina, grated cheese or the many other cheese of choice.
In a large skillet, add 3 tablespoons of olive oil and heat on medium heat. Saute garlic 1 minute then add the eggs and whatever the suggestions above your family likes. Cook on one side around 3 to 4 minutes until light brown or longer till set tilting the pan back and forth to move the loose egg around. Flip over using a large spatula. Place the shredded cheeses of choice on top and fold in half. Flip onto a plate. Serve with Italian buttered toast.
+claudia lamascolo Author