Bacon and Green Chile Quiche

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Recipe is from an old Bon Appetite magazine.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1
    refrigerated pie crust, room temperature (or save the trouble and use a frozen deep-dish pie shell, thawed)
  • 8 slice
    bacon
  • 1 can(s)
    4-oz. can mild green chilies, diced
  • 4
    green onions, chopped
  • 1 c
    monterey jack cheese, grated
  • 1 c
    sharp cheddar cheese, grated
  • 4 large
    eggs
  • 1 1/4 c
    half and half
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt

How to Make Bacon and Green Chile Quiche

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Unfold crust using fingertips to press together any tears. Press crust into a 9-inch diameter deep dish. Press foil onto crust to hold shape. Bake 5 minutes. Remove from oven; remove foil. Reduce oven temperature to 400 degrees.
  2. Cook bacon in a heavy skillet over medium-high heat until brown and crisp. Transfer to paper towels to drain. Crumble bacon. Sprinkle bacon, then chilies and green onions over the crust.
  3. Mix cheeses together and sprinkle over. Whisk eggs, half and half, and salt in a medium bowl to blend; pour mixture into crust.
  4. Bake quiche until knife inserted into center comes out clean, about 35-45 minutes. Let quiche stand 5 minutes. Cut into wedges.

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About Bacon and Green Chile Quiche

Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Diabetic Low Carb
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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