Friday, August 14, 2009

Greg's Favorite Quiche



This Swiss Cheese & Onion Quiche is one of Greg's breakfast favorites at the log cabin. Sometimes I will add 1/2 cup of cooked turkey bacon to it (trying to keep it somewhat healthy.) You can also add ham too. I found this recipe at allrecipes.com.

INGREDIENTS
3 tablespoons butter, softened, divided
1 (9 inch) unbaked pastry shell
1 large onion, chopped
2 cups shredded Swiss cheese
1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
3 eggs
1 cup half-and-half cream
1/4 teaspoon salt


DIRECTIONS
Spread 1 tablespoon butter over bottom of pastry shell; set aside. In a skillet, saute onion in remaining butter until tender. Spread in pastry shell. Toss Swiss cheese with flour; sprinkle over onion. In a bowl, whisk the eggs, cream and salt. Pour evenly over cheese.
Bake, uncovered, at 400 degrees F for 10 minutes. Reduce heat to 325 degrees F; bake 30-35 minutes longer or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean. Let stand for 10 minutes before cutting.

17 comments:

itsJUSTme-wendy said...

Oh Yum! That looks sooo good. I am writing down the recipe!
Greg has good taste.

Madison said...

Shelley your making me hungry.LOL Looks sooo good!!!

Betsy from Tennessee said...

Yummy Shelley!!!! That sounds GREAT. I can understand why Greg likes it so much. I'm going to 'steal' the recipe. Thanks!

Hugs,
Betsy

Penny @ The Comforts of Home/Lavender Hill Studio said...

That sounds great! I just had brunch at a friends house and she served "crustless" quiche. It tasted great and you really didn't miss the crust...That saved alot of calories!
Hugs,
Penny

Leedra said...

Sounds like something Jimmy might like, but not me. I don't like eggs.

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Mildred said...

That sounds like it would be especially good on a brisk, cool morning. Thanks for sharing and tell Greg he has excellent taste!

Judy said...

I love quiche. I made one last weekend with cheddar and scallions. It was so good.

Karen said...

Isn't anyone else in the blogging world on a diet? Is it just me? I gained 10 pounds just reading the recipe Shelley! :)
SOUNDS YUMMY!!!! Ugh!

Just a little something from Judy said...

I am always looking for good breakfast ideas, and I can tell just by reading this recipe that we would love this! Besides if it is Greg's favorite, how could we not like it??? Thank you so much for sharing it.

Tomatoe Creek Prims said...

I love quiche Shelley, this looks soooo good!
Rondell♥

Denise said...

Looks ggod! I haven't made a quiche in years!

Catherine Holman said...

That looks and sounds very good! I'll have to give that a try on my guys!
Hugs,
Cathie

The Retired One said...

I might have to try this...it looks soooo good!! Thanks for sharing the recipe with all of us.

Mom2-2goodboys said...

Yum! that quiche looks delicious! Love Allrecipes.com. Any time I need help with a recipe, I know I can always find ideas there!

Calming Scents said...

I"m a quiche lover also. I try all different kinds and now i just add what i like.

Goat Creek Grandma said...

This sounds really good Shelly! I love quiche but DH doesn't. I may just have to make one for me!!! :)

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Ginger said...

That sounds so good. Looks good too!!