Thursday, October 13, 2011

Crabmeat Frittata


I have posted my mother's Beef Frittata in my other blog a few months ago.  Today, I'm sharing my Crabmeat Frittata.  It has basically the same ingredients as my mom's Beef Frittata except that I used  crabmeat as its star ingredient.  I also added button mushroom...because I love mushrooms.  It's an easy, no fuss, open-faced omelet.


Saute drained crabmeat in garlic and onions.  

Add diced potatoes, carrots, slices of button mushrooms, red bell pepper, salt and pepper to taste.

I added a pinch of cayenne pepper for a bit of spice, and lastly added raisins. Stir frequently until all ingredients are cooked.  Then remove skillet from burner.

Meanwhile, beat eggs in a bowl and add in the cooked crabmeat mix.  Blend well.

Line baking pan or non-stick skillet with aluminum foil, pour crabmeat with egg mixture into the pan and close edges of aluminum foil to seal in the heat and flavors.  Place under the broiler or on a burner and broil for about 5 minutes or until frittata is set and the top is golden.

Serve immediately with crusty bread.




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10 comments:

IMRIZ said...

i'll try the beef fritata. crabmeat's a rare thing here in a landlocked place, meron sa supermarket, mejo pricey:)

thumbs up again:)

jellybelly said...

Sarap! My Mom used to make this all the time when I was little, sometimes as stuffing in a crabshell. Happy Weekend!

The Twerp and I

kat-in-the-kitchen said...

I haven't tried this at home. It seems like easy to prepare. thanks for sharing. I want to try this one day. Visiting from FTF. Hope to see you at my blog.

Clarissa said...

I love open-faced omelette although I haven't tried mixing crab coz my hubby doesn't like crabs.Ubos naman sa akin yan for sure^_^ Gusto ko rin gumawa ng open faced omelette pag meron leftover na veggies sa kusina.

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MarieClara said...

Haven't tried any Fittata in my entire life. Actually, I just heard about it here in your blog. It looks delicious! :)

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Tetcha said...

I love omelet, too, and you just gave me an idea what to cook at home next time. Thanks for sharing this delicious dish! If you have time, please visit my FTF entry, too: http://www.delightmyappetite.com/2011/10/food-trip-friday-papa-johns-pizza/

Ruth said...

oh, so yummy! I'd like to try making this one.

[pinkc00kies] said...

i love this!!! :D

Jenn said...

Wow! Kapag makabili ng crabs, I will try this.

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Foodies Galore said...

Love crab meat and I can cook a hefty lot of recipes for it. Top 10 on my list :)

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