Ham N Cheese Quiches
When I need a festive finger food, this quiche recipe's the one I reach for. With cheese in both the crust and the filling, eating one naturally leads to another.
8 ServingsPrep: 15 min. + chilling Bake: 30 min.
- 1/2 cup butter
- 1 jar (5 ounces) process sharp cheese spread
- 1 cup King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour
- 2 tablespoons water
- 1 egg
- 1/2 cup milk
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup finely chopped ham
- 1/2 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
- In a small bowl, cut butter and cheese spread into flour until well
- blended. Add water and toss with a fork until a ball forms.
- Refrigerate for 1 hour. Press tablespoonfuls onto the bottom and up
- the sides of greased miniature muffin cups.
- In a bowl, beat the egg, milk and salt. Stir in ham and cheese. Spoon
- a rounded teaspoonful into each shell. Bake at 350° for 30
- minutes or until golden brown. Let stand for 5 minutes before
- serving. Yield: 2 dozen.
Nutritional Facts: 3 quiches equals 265 calories, 19 g fat (12 g saturated fat), 81 mg cholesterol, 645 mg sodium, 15 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 8 g protein.