The Frittata with Truffles is an incredible easy and quick recipe. Refined and tasty even at room temperature.Perfect for party, outdoor dining and starter.
The Truffle Omelet or Frittata Piemontese is an easy and incredible quick dish to prepare but tasty and very refined. It’s great to serve for an exclusive dining outdoors, or can be enjoyed as a starter for a sophisticated dining. It fits perfectly to be worn at parties or shared among friends. It tasted delicious at room temperature.
The traditional way to enjoy the original truffle of Alba.
The Frittata with Truffles is even called Piedmontese Frittata as it is a very typical dish here in Piedmont. It is perfect for a starter during a Christmas dining or another holiday events.
The frittata cooked in oven, not fried
Tradition says that the frittata should be fried in a pan with lots of butter and oil. I find that this way of cooking the frittata makes it very heavy and greasy, so I prefer to put it in the oven by replacing the butter with the baking paper. Despite this, in this recipe I used a little bit of butter and oil because the combination with the truffle is great.
In this way, the frittata is tasty but much less greasy. Do not dry because the eggs are naturally fat enough. You retain all of the flavors of the ingredients. It cooks evenly on both sides and avoids the delicate operation of the “jump” in the pan to “turn the frittata” – that here is also a popular saying that means to manipulate reality for its own benefit – operation that has often as a result that the frittata break down on the ground!
If you can get your hands on a truffle of small / medium size try this recipe and you will make a great impression!
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