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Potato and Chorizo Frittata

Potato and Chorizo Frittata

The potatoes and chorizo in this frittata make it so hearty!  It's perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner! 
Course Main Course
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 345kcal
Author Pam


  • 4 eggs
  • 2 egg whites extra
  • 1 1/4 cups milk
  • kosher salt and fresh ground black pepepr

Potato and Chorizo variation

  • 2 yukon gold potatoes peeled and diced
  • 1/2 cup dried chorizo sausage cubed
  • 1/2 cup Mexican cheese shredded
  • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley chopped, optional
  • Olive oil


  • Place the eggs, egg whites, milk, salt and pepper into a bowl and whisk to combine.
  • Heat about a tablespoon of olive oil in medium cast iron skillet over medium heat. Add the diced potatoes and chorizo. Cook, stirring occasionally until the chorizo has released some of it's gorgeous orange oil and the potatoes are just tender and golden. Sprinkle the cheese and the parsley over the top.
  • Pour the egg mixture the filling ingredients in the frying pan. Let cook until the bottom and sides are set (about 10 minutes depending on how hot your pan is). Place pan in the oven on the middle shelf and broil until the top is puffy and golden, about 5 minutes.
  • Remove from oven and let sit for about 5 minutes to rest.


Calories: 345kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 21g | Fat: 21g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 209mg | Sodium: 576mg | Potassium: 672mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 620IU | Vitamin C: 12.4mg | Calcium: 231mg | Iron: 4.2mg