Guest Post: Rosemary & Mushroom Frittata by Hey Modest Marce

We have a guest in the kitchen! We’re thrilled to welcome a new face to the blog, Marcella of Hey Modest Marce. She’s joining us this morning with a stunning frittata to make any morning worth getting out of bed for. 

 What is a better way to start the morning then with a fresh rosemary & mushroom frittata?! The earthy flavours from both the rosemary & mushroom blend compliment the eggs & smoky gruyere cheese perfectly. Whenever I am hosting a breakfast or brunch frittata is always on my menu. For this particular recipe I chose to use a combination of oyster, shiitake & mini white mushrooms, but you can use whatever blend of mushrooms you like best! Frittatas are a dish I love experimenting with in the kitchen & testing out different flavour combinations. It is safe to say this one is at the top of my list!
Rosemary & Mushroom Frittata
Prep Time: 10 minutes | Cook Time: 30 minutes

1 tablespoon olive oil
1 tablespoon butter
1 clove of garlic, minced
1 sprig of fresh rosemary chopped
1 medium onion, finely chopped
2 cups mushrooms, roughly chopped (I used oyster, shiitake & white button)
5 eggs, lightly beaten,
1.5 cups smoked Gruyere cheese, shredded
1/2 cup bread crumbs
salt & pepper, too taste

1. Preheat oven to 350F degrees.
2. In a cast iron skillet on low heat add oil, butter, garlic, onions, rosemary & mushrooms. Cook until the onions begin to turn translucent & the mushrooms have softened. Season with salt & pepper. Let cool to room temperature.
3. In a mixing bowl lightly whisk eggs. Stir in shredded cheese, breadcrumbs, mushroom mixture, salt & pepper.
4. Pour back into a well greased skillet & bake for 20 minutes or until the eggs are puffed & fully cooked.
5. Let stand for 5 minutes before serving. garnish with fresh rosemary!



What a gorgeous recipe! This is a meal that you can devour on your own, or show off with when entertaining friends for brunch. We’ll certainly be adding it to our weekend menu. Thanks for sharing with us today, Marcella!

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