Jersey royal and fontina frittata

Jersey royal and fontina frittata
  • Serves icon Serves 4
  • Time icon Ready in less than 30 minutes

This frittata champions the spring beauties that are jersey royals. Grab some while they’re in season and whip up this fabulous recipe.

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Nutrition: per serving

Calories
377kcals
Fat
24.6g (10.4g saturated)
Protein
19.1g
Carbohydrates
22.2g (3.4g sugars)
Fibre
2.2g
Salt
0.8g
Calories
377kcals
Fat
24.6g (10.4g saturated)
Protein
19.1g
Carbohydrates
22.2g (3.4g sugars)
Fibre
2.2g
Salt
0.8g

Ingredients

  • 500g jersey royal potatoes, halved lengthways
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • knob of butter
  • A bunch of spring onions, finely sliced
  • 6 free-range eggs
  • Splash of cream
  • A handful of fresh thyme leaves
  • A handful of fresh parsley
  • 100g fontina cheese
  • Green salad, to serve

Method

  1. Cook the jersey royals in boiling salted water for 10 minutes. Drain. Preheat the grill to medium.
  2. Heat the olive oil and butter in a 23cm frying pan. Add the potatoes and fry for 5 minutes until golden, then remove.
  3. Gently fry the spring onions until slightly softened.
  4. Meanwhile, whisk the eggs with the cream, thyme leaves, parsley and cheese. Season well, then add to the pan.
  5. Stir in the potatoes, cook gently for 3-4 minutes until almost set, then grill for a few minutes. Serve with green salad.

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