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Spanish Tortilla made with Leftover French Fries | Nicki Woo - the Home Guru

Spanish Tortilla made with Leftover French Fries

I love how a messy life can end up in a gloriously comforting Eggy Splendora.

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Call it a super power.

Call US a genius.

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Nicki

Spanish Tortilla with Day Old French Fries

Ingredients:

About 4 cups of day old fried potatoes or french fries
1/2 cup olive oil, plus 3 TB
1 onion, chopped
10-12 eggs
Salt and Pepper

Directions:

1. In a non-stick skillet on medium high heat, add 2 TB olive oil and chopped onion. Cook for 3-5 minutes until translucent, and then add potatoes and drizzle with 1/2 cup olive oil. Sprinkle with salt and cook for 7 minutes, until heated through and crispy.

2. While the potatoes are cooking, crack and beat eggs into a large bowl.  Set aside.
3. Once the potatoes are hot, crispy, (cooked thoroughly, but not mushy) add the scrambled eggs. Continue to cook on medium heat until eggs begin to set and pull away from the sides of the pan (this will take about 5 minutes).

Turn your oven broiler on high.

4. Once the eggs have begun to solidify, transfer you skillet to your broiler and continue to cook until they have cooked completely and your Spanish Tortilla turns a light golden brown.

5.Remove from oven, let cool, and slide a knife around the edges to loosen. Cut into wedges and serve. Tastes great at room temperature.

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