Green Frittata with Avocado Cilantro Mash recipe - Yoga Journal

Green Frittata with Avocado Cilantro Mash

This frittata is filled with yummy, good-for-you green veggies — asparagus, green onions and baby mixed greens — for a super healthy meal.
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Green Frittata with Avocado Cilantro Mash

Green Frittata with Avocado Cilantro Mash

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  • 4Servings


  • 1 tbsp avocado oil, divided
  • 4 oz (6 stalks) asparagus, trimmed and chopped
  • 2 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 3 cups baby mixed greens
  • ½ jalapeño chile pepper, seeded and minced
  • 8 large eggs, whisked
  • ¼ cup plain, unsweetened almond milk
  • 1 lemon, zested and juiced
  • ¾ tsp black pepper, divided
  • 1¼ tsp sea salt
  • 2 tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 1 avocado, peeled and pitted
  • 1 lime, zested and juiced
  • ½ cup fresh cilantro, chopped


1. Heat oven to 350°. Coat an 8 x 8–inch glass baking dish or pie plate with ½ tbsp oil.

2. In a medium skillet on medium-high, heat remaining ½ tbsp oil. Add asparagus, and sauté for 3 minutes. Add onions, baby greens, and jalapeños, and sauté, 1 minute. Transfer to baking dish.

3. In a bowl, whisk together eggs, milk, lemon zest and juice, ½ tsp pepper, and salt. Pour over vegetables. Sprinkle yeast on top. Bake for 25–30 minutes, or until center is firm. Turn oven to broil on high, and cook for 2 minutes. Let cool.

4. Meanwhile, prepare mash: Add avocado, lime zest and juice, cilantro, and remaining ¼ tsp black pepper to a food processor and purée until smooth. (Alternatively, mash by hand in a bowl.) Quarter frittata, and split among four plates. Top each slice with a dollop of mash.

Nutrition Information

  • Serving Size: 1/4 of recipe
  • Calories: 295
  • Carbohydrate Content: 11 g
  • Cholesterol Content: 375 mg
  • Fat Content: 21 g
  • Fiber Content: 6 g
  • Protein Content: 17.5 g
  • Saturated Fat Content: 5 g
  • Sodium Content: 284 mg
  • Sugar Content: 2 g
  • Monounsaturated Fat Content: 11 g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat Content: 3 g