Omer Recipes 2017: Day 6 | Mediterranean Matzobrei

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And here’s today’s recipe, contributed by Marty G..

Mediterranean Matzobrei


  • 4 boards matzo
  • 4 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1/2 c. sun-dried tomatoes packed in oil, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 c. fresh basil, thinly sliced
  • 6 kalamata olives, thinly sliced
  • 2 tsp. Greek seasoning
  • 1/2 c. feta cheese, crumbled
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1/2 c. chopped onion


  • Run matzo boards under cold water until saturated, crumble by hand into a large bowl. Whisk in eggs, tomatoes, and next 4 ingredients (through feta). Set aside.
  • Heat large non-stick skillet over medium-high heat. Add oil to pan, swirl to coat.
  • Sauté onions for 1 minute or until slightly softened.
  • Add matzo/egg mixture over the onions. Cook on each side until desired degree of doneness, like a big pancake.
Makes 2 large servings or 3 smaller servings. Multiply as needed.

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