Spanish Omelet ~~ Tortilla De Papas

Spanish omelet is a English name for a traditional dish from Spanish Cuisine called tortilla de papas. It is a omelet made with eggs and potatoes. Onions and other veggies can be added according to their taste. Click here to know more about Spanish Omelet, its history, preparation , and variations.

Today's special Spanish Omelet goes to the 4th week,  2nd day of Blogging Marathon 93 under the theme " Easy Breakfast Dishes". Here goes the recipe..........


Eggs 4
Onion chopped 1/4 cup
Potato 1 (boiled, peeled and then sliced or diced )
Chopped cilantro 3 spoons
Minced garlic 1/4 spoon
Italian Seasoning 1 spoon
Salt to taste
Black pepper powder 1/4 spoon
Butter 1 spoon


Heat on stick pan and add butter.
Also add minced garlic and saute for few seconds.
Now chopped onion and cook  for about 1.5 to 2 minutes on low to medium flame.
Now add boiled, peeled and cubed potato pieces.
Mix well and add  salt to taste, black pepper powder, Italian seasoning.
Mix thoroughly.
Beat eggs separately in a bowl and add the cooked veggies in the beaten eggs. 
Now heat the skillet / flat pan add 1/2 spoon butter or oil and transfer the egg mixture into the pan.
Cook on low to medium flame for 5 minutes.
Now cover the omelet with another greased pan upside down. 
Flip the pan so that u can transfer the omelet on to  it to cook on other side.
 Sprinkle chopped cilantro on top and let cook for 5-8 minutes on low flame.
Once the omelet is cooked completely remove to serving plate and  serve hot or cold.

Check to see what my fellow bloggers are cooking for Blogging Marathon 93.


Nalini's Kitchen said...

The omelette looks so fluffy and spongy,perfect breakfast dish.

Amina Creations said...

I like all recipes with eggs and your spanish omelette looks delicious...

Srivalli said...

The Spanish omelet looks very fluffy and good. I am sure egg lovers love this..

Harini R said...

Interesting addition of potato to the omelette

Rafeeda AR said...

I love how Spanish omelettes look so thick with those potatoes...

Pavani said...

Spanish omelette has been on my to make list for a very very long time. I think my potato and egg loving son will LOVE this.

Unknown said...

Its a super delicious breakfast and can be made in minutes. There are a lot of add-on options available!!

code2cook said...

This is so healthy and delicious breakfast you can have. awesome recipe share.

Suma Gandlur said...

That makes one wholesome and filling breakfast for egg lovers.

Priya Suresh said...

A complete meal with carbo, proteins, all in one go.. Spanish omelette rocks.

Gayathri Kumar said...

I am looking for different egg recipes to feed my kiddo. And her fav veggie is potato. So this is one recipe I would like to try for her. This would make a filling breakfast.

Chef Mireille said...

I made this some years back on the blog. You are reminding me how good it was. Time for me to make it again :)