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Rainbow Quiche Recipe

Rainbow Quiche Recipe

With plenty of veggies and a creamy egg-cheese filling, this tasty quiche gets great reviews every time I make it! —Lilith Fury-Thompson, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. Bake: 45 min. + standing YIELD:8 servings

Ingredients

  • Pastry for single-crust pie (9 inches)
  • 1-1/2 cups chopped fresh broccoli florets
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1 each small green, sweet red and orange peppers, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 cup chopped fresh spinach
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded Mexican cheese blend
  • 6 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1-3/4 cups 2% milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

Directions

  • 1. Preheat oven to 350°. Line a 9-in. deep-dish pie plate with pastry; trim and flute edges. In a large skillet, saute broccoli, onion, mushrooms and peppers in butter until tender. Stir in spinach. Spoon into prepared crust; sprinkle with cheese. In a large bowl, whisk eggs, milk and salt; pour over cheese.
  • 2. Bake 45-55 minutes or until a knife inserted near center comes out clean. Let stand 10 minutes before cutting. Yield: 8 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 piece equals 297 calories, 19 g fat (10 g saturated fat), 188 mg cholesterol, 455 mg sodium, 20 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 12 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Sparkling Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sparkling wine.