Sausage and Fresh Basil Fast Frittata

Sausage and Fresh Basil Fast Frittata
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Frittatas are great breakfast options that can be cooked in bulk so that you can make several servings and spread them out throughout the week.

  • Prep time
    10 min
  • Cook time
    5 min
  • Servings
    4 Servings
  • Serving size
    1/4 frittata wedge
Nutrition Facts

Nutrition Facts

4 Servings

  • Serving Size
    1/4 frittata wedge
  • Amount per serving Calories 190

  • Total Fat 8g
    • Saturated Fat 2.4g
  • Cholesterol 50mg
  • Sodium 525mg
  • Total Carbohydrate 6g
    • Dietary Fiber 1g
    • Total Sugars 4g
  • Protein 21g
  • Potassium 425mg

Choices/Exchanges: 3 Lean protein, 1/2 Carbohydrate, 1/2 Fat



  • Extra Virgin Olive Oil
    2 tsp
  • chicken with sun-dried tomatoes sausage (diced)
    8 oz
  • egg substitute
    1 1/2 cup
  • part-skim mozzarella cheese (shredded)
    1 oz
  • green onion (finely chopped)
    1/2 cup
  • tomatoes (diced)
    1 cup
  • fresh basil or flat leaf parsley (chopped)
    1/4 cup


  1. Heat the oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add the sausage and cook 3 minutes or until beginning to brown, stirring occasionally. Pour the egg substitute evenly over the sausage and cook 1 minute. Do not stir. Then, gently lift to allow uncooked egg to flow under. Remove from heat.

  2. Sprinkle the cheese, green onions, tomatoes, and basil evenly over all.

  • Recommended

    The instructions don't mention that it takes a while to have the eggs cook in the pan. I just says cook for 1 minute. If I make this again I will stir until the eggs are mostly cooked, other wise the bottom of the frittata burns.