Portuguese Pancake


Portuguese Pancake
Serves 4
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2 tablespoons olive oil
1 pound zucchini, chopped
1 small onion chopped
1/2 green pepper, chopped
1 clove garlic, minced
1/2 stalk celery, chopped
fresh parsley
1 teaspoon basil
1 teaspoon oregano
1 chopped tomato or 1/2 cup tomato sauce
3 eggs
1/2 cup milk or half and half
salt, pepper, paprika
1/2 cup grated cheese, your choice

Toss vegetables into a heavy frying pan which has a lid.  Brown in oil for about 5 minutes.  Add seasoinings and tomatoes or sauce.  Simmer until barely moist.  Beat eggs, milk, salt and pepper and pour over vegetable mixture.  Cover, cook until eggs begin to set.  Sprinkle with cheese and paprika and brown under broiler, about 10 minutes.  Serve in pie shaped wedges with a good crusty bread.