Asparagus and chive frittata

This delicious frittata is perfect for a light lunch.
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Recipe from: 14 September 2015
Preparation time: 10 min
Cooking time: 20 min


  • 150
    fresh baby green asparagus
  • 1
  • 1
    olive oil
  • 6
    jumbo eggs, beaten
  • 1
  • 1/2
    Dijon mustard
  • 15
    garlic chives, chopped
  • 1/2
    feta, crumbled
  • sea salt and black pepper
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Preheat the oven grill. On the stove top, heat butter, olive oil in a non-stick pan, add asparagus; sauté until golden.
In a bowl, combine the eggs, cream and Dijon mustard and whisk together. Add garlic chives to the mixture and pour over asparagus. Crumble feta cheese on top and season with salt and pepper.
Place pan on a low heat, and allow to cook until almost set. Place frittata under grill; cook until puffed up and golden.
Slice and serve hot with a green salad.

Text and image source: Fairlady

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