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Red pepper and fennel frittata

Eggs are a complete source of protein and here they are baked with veggies like a casserole. The frittata is perfect for brunch, lunch or even dinner!
Recipe and photo provided by CanolaInfo.org
Red pepper and fennel frittata
45 min / 10 servings 

Prep 10 min / Cook 35 min 

Ingredients
  • 1 tbsp (15 mL) canola oil 
  • 1 1/2 cups (375 mL) chopped red pepper 
  • 1 1/2 cups (375 mL) chopped fennel 
  • 3/4 cup (175 mL) chopped red onion 
  • 1 tsp (5 mL) fennel seeds 
  • 1 cup (250 mL) peeled, cubed white potatoes 
  • 8 large eggs
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) 1% milk 
  • 1/2 tsp (2 mL) freshly ground black pepper 
  • 1 cup (250 mL) reduced-fat shredded cheddar cheese 
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) reduced fat crumbled feta cheese 
Directions
  1. Preheat oven to 400 ºF (200 ºC). Spray 9 x 13-inch (22 x 33 cm) glass baking dish with canola cooking spray and set aside.
  2. In large skillet, heat canola oil over medium-high heat. Add red peppers, fennel, onion and fennel seeds and sauté 3-4 minutes or until vegetables begin to soften. Remove from heat and stir in potatoes. Evenly spread vegetable mixture in bottom of prepared baking dish.
  3. In small bowl, whisk eggs with milk and black pepper. Pour over vegetables. Sprinkle cheddar and feta cheese evenly over top. Bake in preheated oven for 25-30 minutes or until eggs are set. 
     

Tip: Bake and serve in individual ramekins for a personal, elegant touch.

Nutritional info per serving ( 1 slice) 
  • Calories 140
  • Protein 10 g
  • Total Fat 7 g
    Saturated Fat 2.5 g
    Cholesterol 175 mg
  • Carbohydrates 8 g
    Fibre 1 g
    Sugars 2 g
    Added sugars 0 g 
  • Sodium 230 mg
  • Potassium 233 mg