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Cheddar Broccoli Quiche Recipe

Cheddar Broccoli Quiche Recipe

This savory quiche is a snap to create with a convenient pastry shell crust and a can of broccoli and cheese soup. Pair it with fresh fruit at breakfast or lunch.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 25 min. + chilling Bake: 35 min. YIELD:8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 sheet refrigerated pie pastry
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese, divided
  • 6 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of broccoli and cheese soup, undiluted
  • 2/3 cup milk

Directions

  • 1. Unroll pastry sheet into a 9-in. pie plate; flute edge. Refrigerate 30 minutes. Preheat oven to 400°.
  • 2. Line unpricked pastry with a double thickness of foil. Fill with pie weights, dried beans or uncooked rice. Bake on a lower oven rack 10-15 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Remove foil and weights; bake 3-6 minutes longer or until bottom is golden brown. Cool on a wire rack.
  • 3. Reduce oven setting to 350°. Sprinkle pastry shell with 1/2 cup cheese. In a large bowl, combine eggs, soup and milk. Pour into crust. Cover edges loosely with foil. Bake 30 minutes. Sprinkle with remaining cheese; bake 5-10 minutes longer or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean. Let stand 5 minutes before cutting. Yield: 8 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 238 calories, 15 g fat (8 g saturated fat), 182 mg cholesterol, 242 mg sodium, 15 g carbohydrate, 0 fiber, 9 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Sparkling Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sparkling wine.