Artichoke Frittata

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Artichoke dip lovers are sure to dig into this simple artichoke frittata appetizer.  Combine eggs, chopped artichokes, sauteed onions and garlic, breadcrumbs, cheddar cheese, and seasonings, top with parmesan cheese, and bake for 30 minutes for a delicious appetizer.
Makes 12 appetizer servings

Ingredients

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2 jars (6 oz. each) marinated artichoke hearts
1 onion (8 oz.), peeled and chopped
1 tablespoon minced garlic
6 large eggs
1/4 cup fine dried bread crumbs
1/2 teaspoon hot sauce
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/4 teaspoon dried oregano
2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
1/4 cup shredded parmesan cheese

Preparation

1. Drain artichoke hearts, reserving 2 tablespoons marinade; discard remaining marinade. Coarsely chop artichoke hearts. In a 10- to 12-inch nonstick, ovenproof frying pan over medium-high heat, frequently stir onion and garlic in reserved marinade until onion is limp, about 5 minutes.

2. Meanwhile, in a large bowl, whisk together eggs, bread crumbs, hot sauce, salt, pepper, oregano, and cheddar cheese. Stir in artichokes. Pour evenly into pan with onion mixture. Sprinkle parmesan cheese over the top.

3. Transfer pan to a 350° regular or convection oven and bake until center of frittata is set and top is lightly browned, about 30 minutes.

4. Serve warm or at room temperature; cut into 12 wedges.

Created date

June 2004

Nutritional Information

Calories 165
Caloriesfromfat 65 %
Protein 9.7 g
Fat 12 g
Satfat 5.4 g
Carbohydrate 6.2 g
Fiber 1.5 g
Sodium 399 mg
Cholesterol 127 mg