Spanish potato omelette / Tortilla de patatas

Spanish potato omelette / Tortilla de patatas

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Amaia🦋

Amaia🦋

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"A good tortilla de patatas is simply the best thing on Earth 😍"

Difficulty

Easy 👌

Preparation

60 min

Baking

0 min

Resting

0 min

Ingredients

2Servings
2
potatoes
eggs
1 pinches
salt
olive oil

Utensils

colander, bowl, frying pan

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  • Step 1/7

    Peel and wash the potatoes. Then, cut them in thin slices (like the thickness of a coin).
    • 2 potatoes

    Peel and wash the potatoes. Then, cut them in thin slices (like the thickness of a coin).

  • Step 2/7

    In abundant oil, let the potatoes cook on medium heat for about 20 minutes. Add a bit of salt. You want the oil to cover the potatoes. Every 5 minutes, stir the potatoes to make sure that all the slices are cooked.
    • 1 pinches salt
    • olive oil

    In abundant oil, let the potatoes cook on medium heat for about 20 minutes. Add a bit of salt. You want the oil to cover the potatoes. Every 5 minutes, stir the potatoes to make sure that all the slices are cooked.

  • Step 3/7

    After 20 minutes, the potatoes should look this way. I personally love when some potatoes are a bit toasted.

    After 20 minutes, the potatoes should look this way. I personally love when some potatoes are a bit toasted.

  • Step 4/7

    This step is very important. Use a colander to remove the extra oil. You don’t want the omelette to be oily.
    • colander

    This step is very important. Use a colander to remove the extra oil. You don’t want the omelette to be oily.

  • Step 5/7

    While the potatoes are in the colander, beat the 5 eggs. Then, add the potatoes to the bowl. Let the mixture rest for 5 minutes.
    • eggs
    • bowl

    While the potatoes are in the colander, beat the 5 eggs. Then, add the potatoes to the bowl. Let the mixture rest for 5 minutes.

  • Step 6/7

    Last step! Set up the omelette. I usually do 1 minute and 10 seconds (1:10) for each side. I like the omelette to be a bit soupy, more “liquid”. If you like it to be more cooked, just let it cook for more time!
    • frying pan

    Last step! Set up the omelette. I usually do 1 minute and 10 seconds (1:10) for each side. I like the omelette to be a bit soupy, more “liquid”. If you like it to be more cooked, just let it cook for more time!

  • Step 7/7

    Delicious! I hope you enjoy this traditional dish from Spain :)

    Delicious! I hope you enjoy this traditional dish from Spain :)

  • Enjoy your meal!

    Spanish potato omelette / Tortilla de patatas

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