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Southwestern Corn Frittata

Southwestern Corn FrittataA perfect entrée for a Southwestern-themed brunch or luncheon. An easy-to-make bold-flavored frittata.

Recipe Ingredients:

8 large eggs
1 cup whole-kernel corn
1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese - divided use
1/4 cup chopped cilantro
1 tablespoon or more ORTEGA® Diced Jalapeños
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 small onion, chopped
6 (6-inch) corn tortillas, coarsely chopped
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
Salsa, warmed

Cooking Directions:

  1. Beat eggs in medium bowl. Add corn, 1/3 cup cheese, 1/4 cup cilantro and jalapeños; stir until combined.
  2. Heat oil in large, nonstick skillet. Add onion; cook, stirring occasionally, until tender. Stir in tortillas; cook for 1 minute. Add egg mixture; stir quickly to distribute ingredients. Reduce heat to low; cover.
  3. Cook for 20 to 25 minutes or until knife inserted in center comes out clean. Sprinkle with remaining cheese and 2 tablespoons cilantro.
  4. Cut into wedges; top with salsa. Season with salt and ground black pepper.

Makes 6 servings.

Recipe and photograph are the property of Nestlé® and, used with permission.