Hash Brown Quiche
Total TimePrep: 15 min. Bake: 50 min. + standing
- 3 cups frozen loose-pack shredded hash browns, thawed
- 1/3 cup butter, melted
- 1 cup diced fully cooked ham
- 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- 1/4 cup diced green pepper
- 2 large eggs
- 1/2 cup whole milk
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- Press hash browns between paper towels to remove excess moisture. Press onto the bottom and up the sides of an ungreased 9-in. pie plate. Drizzle with butter. Bake at 425° for 25 minutes.
- Combine the ham, cheese and green pepper; spoon over crust. In a small bowl, beat eggs, milk, salt and pepper. Pour over all. Reduce heat to 350°; bake for 25-30 minutes longer or until a knife inserted in the center comes out clean. Let stand for 10 minutes before cutting.
Nutrition Facts1 piece: 263 calories, 20g fat (12g saturated fat), 133mg cholesterol, 747mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 1g fiber), 12g protein.
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Nov 2, 2016
Very Good. I did substitute bacon and red pepper because that's what I had on hand.
Apr 30, 2016
My family loved these . I used extra egg and also tater tots as someone suggested. Tater tots seem to have oil or something added to them, I guess that's what holds chopped up taters all together. So next time I will hold back on the butter part for the crust. Good stuff!
Mar 5, 2016
i made these in the cupcake pan (medium size) and they turned out even better than the big pan size - folks were highly impressed with it and they requested I make this way for the next shindig! yum...
Mar 5, 2016
This was a simple tasty dish. Will definitely make again.
Mar 7, 2015
We loved it. I made the crust with 3 shredded potatoes, 1/2 medium onion, a dollop of mayo and a handful of panko bread crumbs. I will use 4 eggs next time, as suggested by others.
Dec 17, 2014
I added some mushroom, chopped red onions, bacon and swiss cheese, and it turned out great. I'll be making it again over the Hoildays for brunch.
Nov 12, 2014
I make this often. I like to use thawed tater tots that I break up and push into a crust. It makes the quiche extra good, and adds a little more flavor to the crust.
May 18, 2014
I have been making this for many years, since the year it came out,18 years , maybe? I have baked off the hash brown crusts the night before also have subbed bacon but sometimes omit the peppers due to family tastes. Our camping club use to love it, right next to crockpot oatmeal.
May 10, 2014
This was pretty good. I used bacon since that's what we had, added mushrooms and used red pepper since I don't like green peppers. I also used 4 eggs as other reviewers mentioned, but if I use more eggs next time I'll also make a thicker hash brown crust...it kind of got lost with the extra eggs. All-in-all a good recipe that I will make again.
Mar 11, 2014
I've been making this for 15 years and it's always a sure hit! I always end up wishing I'd doubled the recipe and made it in a bigger pan, because I can never stop eating it!