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Sausage, Potato and Onion Tortilla

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This dish is perfect comfort food. Ring the changes with different kinds of sausage - try slices of chorizo, spicy Italian sausages or even frankfurters.


Serves: 2-3

  • 4 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 6 sausages (with herbs)
  • 1 onion
  • 3 potatoes (about 325g, thinly sliced)
  • 5 large eggs
  • salt
  • pepper


Sausage, Potato and Onion Tortilla is a community recipe submitted by Miki1978 and has not been tested by so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Heat 1 tbs of the oil in the frying pan. Add the sausages and fry for 8.10 minutes, turning them frequently. Remove and set aside.
  • Wipe out the pan with kitchen paper. Cut the onion in half and then into slivers lengthways. Heat 2 tbs of the oil in the pan. Add the potatoes, layering them with the onions. Cook for 10-15 minutes over medium-low eat, lifting and turning occasionally, until just tender. The potatoes and onions should not brown very much.
  • Meanwhile, break the eggs into a large bowl, add seasoning and whisk briefly with a fork. Remove the potatoes and onions from the pan and add to the egg mixture.
  • Thickly slice the sausages and mix with the eggs and potatoes. Return the pan to the heat, add the potato and egg mixture.
  • Cook over medium-low heat until the bottom is golden brown and the top has almost set.
  • Put a plate on top of the pan, invert it and slide back the tortilla into the pan. Cook for 2-3 minutes and serve hot or warm.
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