Roasted Vegetable Frittata
- prep time10 min
- total time 70 min
- serves 6 - 8
Photograph by Quentin Bacon. Recipe courtesy Ina Garten for Food Network Magazine.
1 small zucchini, 1-inch-diced
1 red bell pepper, seeded and 1 1/2-inch-diced
1 yellow bell pepper, seeded and 1 1/2-inch-diced
1 red onion, 1 1/2-inch-diced
⅓ cup good olive oil
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
2 tsp minced garlic (2 cloves)
12 extra-large eggs
1 cup half-and-half
¼ cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
1 Tbsp unsalted butter
⅓ cup chopped scallions, white and green parts (3 scallions)
½ cup grated gruyere cheese
1. Preheat the oven to 425ºF.
2. Place the zucchini, peppers, and onion on a sheet pan. Drizzle with the olive oil, sprinkle with 1 1/2 teaspoons salt and 1/2 teaspoon pepper, and toss well. Bake for 15 minutes. Add the garlic, toss again, and bake for another 15 minutes. Remove from the oven and turn the oven to 350ºF.
3. Meanwhile, in a large bowl, whisk together the eggs, half-and-half, Parmesan, 1 teaspoon salt, and 1/2 teaspoon pepper.
4. In a 10-inch ovenproof saute pan, melt the butter and saute the scallions over medium-low heat for 1 minute. Add the roasted vegetables to the pan and toss with the scallions. Pour the egg mixture over the vegetables and cook for 2 minutes over medium-low heat without stirring. Transfer the pan to the oven and bake the frittata for 20 to 30 minutes, until puffed and set in the middle. Sprinkle with the Gruyere and bake for another 3 minutes, until the cheese is just melted. Cut into 6 or 8 wedges and serve hot.