Spanish Potato Omelette
tortilla espanola (spanish potato omelette) 
 
gourmet magazine 
 
1-1/2 cup  olive oil
2-1/2 lb.  boiling potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/3-inch dice
2-1/2 cup  chopped onion
1 Tbsp  coarse salt
10 large  eggs
 
heat oil in a 12-inch nonstick skillet over moderate heat until hot but 
not smoking and add potatoes, onion, and half of salt. cook over 
moderately low heat, stirring occasionally, until vegetables are very 
tender but not colored, about 45 minutes. drain vegetables in a large 
colander set over a bowl and cool 5 minutes. lightly beat eggs in a 
large bowl. gently stir in vegetables with 1 tablespoon oil, salt, and 
pepper to taste. return 1 tablespoon oil to skillet and add mixture, 
pressing potatoes flush with eggs. cook over low heat, covered, 12 to 15 
minutes, or until almost set. turn off heat and let stand, covered, 15 
minutes. shake skillet gently to make sure tortilla is set on bottom and 
not sticking to skillet. invert tortilla onto a large flat plate and 
slide back into skillet, bottom side up. (alternatively, especially if 
top is still loose at this point, slide tortilla onto plate first. cover 
it with skillet and invert tortilla back into skillet.) round edge with 
a rubber spatula and cook over low heat, covered, 15 minutes more, or 
until set. slide tortilla onto a serving plate, slice and serve warm or 
at room temperature. 
 
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(ID: 5397) Mirror: rec.food.recipes: Sun, Oct 31, 2004


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