A frittata is an Italian omelet, which, unlike a traditional omelet, is is served open rather than folded, and is typically started on the stovetop and finished in the broiler. Filled with meats, cheese, or vegetables, frittatas are an excellent avenue for leftover food. In Naples, Italy, frittatas (not surprisingly) typically also contain pasta.
It is thought by devoted food historians that the frittata has origins predating the omelet, and may have gained popularity in Italy during… Continue
Posted on October 12, 2008 at 6:32pm — Comment