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Breakfast Frittata Tacos with Purple Jalapeno Peppers (Video Recipe)

If you enjoy frittata recipes, you'll enjoy this variation that takes a traditional frittata and turns it into a breakfast taco. Have fun with the fixin's! We made ours with purple jalapeno peppers. Delicious.

Breakfast Frittata Tacos with Purple Jalapeno Peppers Recipe


  • 6 small potatoes
  • 6 large eggs
  • 1.5 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 4 ounces cooked chorizo
  • 4 purple jalapeno peppers, chopped
  • 10 large fresh basil leaves, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder of choice
  • Salt to taste
  • Corn torillas for serving
  • Various Toppings for serving
  • Hot Sauce of choice

Cooking Directions

  • Boil the potatoes about 12 minutes or until softened. Alternatively, you can bake the potatoes at 350 about 15-20 minutes, or even microwave them to soft doneness.
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Mash the potatoes into a lightly oiled 6x8 baking dish.
  • In a mixing bowl, add eggs and beat.
  • Add cooked chorizo, 1 cup cheddar cheese, chopped peppers and basil, and chili powder. Mix well.
  • Salt to taste then pour over mashed potatoes.
  • Top with remaining cheddar cheese and bake about 20-25 minutes.
  • Heat corn tortillas and set aside.
  • Slice small portions of the frittata and set onto corn tortillas.
  • Top with your choice of flavors - we added sliced kiwi and avocado, but anything goes for your breakfast tacos.
  • Top with hot sauce of choice and serve!

NOTE: Some great toppings might include fresh cilantro, diced onion, fresh chili peppers and more.

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