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Smoked Salmon Frittata

Smoked Salmon Frittata is an easy and impressive egg dish that is filled with smoked salmon, fresh dill, asparagus, onion, Gruyere cheese, and goat cheese – so much flavor!!

Smoked Salmon Frittata

It’s not too often that you meet a dish you can eat at breakfast, brunch, lunch, or dinner. Enter: the frittata. A frittata is an egg dish similar to a quiche, but without the fuss of the crust.  You can add so many different things to a frittata, like bacon, sausage, and a variety of veggies and cheese, but today we’re talking about this Smoked Salmon Frittata. It is a fluffy egg base made of eggs whisked together with plain yogurt and fresh dill, filled with asparagus, onion, Gruyere cheese, smoked salmon, and goat cheese.  It’s made in a cast iron skillet, meaning it can go straight from the stovetop to the oven! 

Smoked Salmon Frittata

This Smoked Salmon Frittata is satisfying on so many levels.  For one, I always find egg dishes comforting.  They’re usually paired with cheese and carbs, and that’s just a match made in heaven! This frittata is also jam packed with flavor. There’s a freshness from the dill, tanginess from the goat cheese and creamy melted Gruyere cheese, and the smokiness from the smoked salmon.

Smoked Salmon

Speaking of the smoked salmon – I used salmon that I smoked myself. This worked out well because I used some of the smoked salmon for dinner or a charcuterie board, and used the rest for this delicious frittata.  You can also use the smoked gravlax salmon for this recipe that you find in the grocery store. Both will work!

How to Make Smoked Salmon Frittata

This frittata is also super easy to make. To start, the onion and asparagus are sauteed for a few minutes. Then the Gruyere cheese and half of the smoked salmon are sprinkled over the veggies, followed by the egg mixture, which contains a healthy amount of fresh chopped dill.  To finish it off, the rest of the smoked salmon and the crumbled goat cheese are sprinkled on top.  

The frittata is then cooked over medium-high heat to set the edges, which takes about 3-5 minutes.  Next, it’s popped in the oven for about 20 minutes.  You want the edges slightly golden and the middle set.  Lastly, cut it into slices and serve! This frittata is best served with a mixed greens salad if you’re having it at brunch, lunch, or dinner. At breakfast, we love it with some muffins or scones, for a little sweet treat to go along.  

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Smoked Salmon Frittata

Smoked Salmon Frittata

An easy frittata recipe with smoked salmon, goat cheese, asparagus, and fresh dill!
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Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: breakfast, brunch, eggs, fresh dill, frittata, salmon, smoked salmon
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes
Servings: 6 servings
Calories: 361kcal
Author: Taylor

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/2 white onion diced
  • 8 asparagus spears diced
  • 10 large eggs
  • 1 cup plain whole milk yogurt
  • 2 tbsp fresh dill, chopped
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 cup shredded Gruyere cheese
  • 4 ounces goat cheese, crumbled
  • 4 ounces gravlax salmon

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.
  • In a large cast iron skillet, heat the olive oil over medium heat.
  • Add the onion and asparagus, cooking until slightly softened, about 5 minutes.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together the eggs, yogurt, dill, and salt.
  • Once the onion and asparagus are slightly softened, sprinkle the Gruyere cheese and half of the smoked salmon over the veggies.
  • Pour the egg mixture over the salmon and cheese.
  • Arrange the rest of the smoked salmon and goat cheese on top of the egg mixture.
  • Let the mixture cook over medium-high heat for another 3-5 minutes, until the edges are slightly set.
  • Transfer to the preheated oven for 20-25 minutes, until slightly golden around the edges and set in the middle.
  • Serve sprinkled with additional fresh dill.
  • Enjoy!

Nutrition

Calories: 361kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 25g | Fat: 27g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 320mg | Sodium: 608mg | Potassium: 244mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 1002IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 347mg | Iron: 2mg
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