Healthy Quiche

Healthy Quiche

Deliciously healthy quiche.

A great dish to be enjoyed by the whole family. Goes perfectly with our Spinach Salad.

Cooking Time: 60 minutes | Serves: Makes 4-6 | Cheddamelt Sauce | Seasoning Salt

Ingredients

Base:

125ml (1/2 cup) cake flour

125ml (1/2 cup) wholewheat flour

200ml (3/4 cup) grated Cheddar cheese

80g butter or margarine

 

Filling:

30ml (2 Tbsp) olive or cooking oil

4 medium leeks, sliced

1 clove garlic, crushed

80g sun-dried tomatoes in liquid, drained and coarsely chopped

200ml (3/4 cup) sachet Spur Cheddamelt or Pepper sauce

80ml (1/3 cup) milk

2 extra-large eggs

30ml (2 Tbsp) fresh mixed herbs, chopped or 10ml (2tsp) dried herbs

10ml (2 tsp) sugar

5ml (1 tsp) Spur Seasoning Salt

Add freshly ground black pepper to taste

30ml (2 Tbsp) grated Parmesan cheese (optional)


Instructions

  1. Base: Mix all ingredients into a soft dough in a food processor or by hand. Press into base and sides of a greased 24cm quiche pan/dish.
  2. Filling: Heat oil in heavy-based pan. Saute leeks and garlic for a few minutes until soft. Remove from heat and set aside. Add tomatoes and spoon into base.
  3. Whisk cheese sauce, milk, eggs, herbs, sugar and seasonings together and pour over leeks and tomatoes into base.
  4. Sprinkle Parmesan cheese over and bake in preheated oven at 180 degrees celsius for 30-40 minutes.

Variations

For individual quiches, use 8 small tins.

1. Substitute the leeks and sun-dried tomatoes with any vegetables, such as broccoli, spinach or PEPPADEW Peppers.

2. Substitute the sun-dried tomatoes with about 50g dried tomatoes. Soak for about 10 minutes in warm water to soften and drain.

3. Substitute the vegetables with any cooked meat, such as 125g streaky rindless bacon, chopped.


Cooking Tip

The quiche can be served warm or cold and is suitable for lunch or light supper.

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