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Crustless Quiche

Love quiche but hate to dabble with the tricky pastry? Either you buy off the shelf or try this method of making quiche. The best description I have for it: baked eggs. Since quiches are actually egg pies, so minus the crust it would be just baked eggs. Make sense? Hmm....

I found and made this recipe some time back when Hubby was on low-carb diet. Its really easy to make, especially with a food processor. As quiches are usually very accomodating, you will throw pretty much anything in it. I made mine with spinach and some leftover white button mushrooms. A really good yummy dish to have first thing in the morning.

Crustless Spinach Quiche

Olive oil
1 medium onion
200 gm white button mushrooms. sliced
250 gm fresh spinach, finely chopped
5 large eggs
250 gm ricotta cheese
250 gm cheddar cheese, shredded
Salt and black pepper, to taste

1. Heat saucepan with olive oil and saute onions till tender. Add mushrooms and saute till tender. Add spinach and cook till almost cooked. Set aside.

2. In a mixing bowl, beat 5 eggs. Add the cheeses and mix well. Stir in the spinach mixture. Combine well. Add salt and black pepper, to taste

3. Bake in a preheated oven at 180 degC for 30 min.


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