Mini Mexican Quiches
"This fun finger food is great for a brunch, shower, party or whenever you want to much a yummy treat," writes Linda Hendrix of Moundville, Missouri.
8 ServingsPrep: 20 min. + chilling Bake: 30 min. + standing
- 1/2 cup butter, softened
- 1 package (3 ounces) cream cheese, softened
- 1 cup King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour
- 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded Monterey Jack cheese
- 1 can (4 ounces) chopped green chilies, drained
- 2 eggs
- 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/8 teaspoon pepper
- In a small bowl, beat butter and cream cheese until smooth. Gradually
- add flour; beat until well blended. Shape into 24 balls; cover and
- refrigerate for 1 hour.
- Press balls onto the bottom and up the sides of greased miniature
- muffin cups. Sprinkle a rounded teaspoonful of cheese and 1/2
- teaspoon of chilies into each shell. In a bowl, beat eggs, cream,
- salt and pepper. Spoon into shells.
- Bake at 350° for 30-35 minutes or until a golden brown. Let stand
- for 5 minutes before serving. Refrigerate leftovers. Yield: 2
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (3 each) equals 320 calories, 26 g fat (16 g saturated fat), 128 mg cholesterol, 375 mg sodium,