manly quiche/omelet pie (real men "do" eat quiche)

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By Kimmi Knippel (Sweet_Memories)
from Cullowhee, NC

You have your eggs, bacon & sausage (& other veggies & cheese) all in one. Guys...try to think of it as an omelet in pie form or Omelet Pie! Mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm!

★★★★★ 1 Review
serves 8
prep time 20 Min
cook time 1 Hr 15 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For manly quiche/omelet pie (real men "do" eat quiche)

  • 1 stick
    butter
  • 4 oz
    mushrooms, fresh, sliced
  • 1 md
    onion, diced
  • 3 oz
    italian sausage, no casings, crumbled
  • 1 sheet
    pillsbury refrigerated pie crust dough (pillsbury works great)
  • 4 slice
    bacon
  • 3 c
    italian blend or cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 4 x lg
    eggs
  • 1 c
    heavy cream, cold
  • salt & pepper, to taste
  • garlic powder. to taste

How To Make manly quiche/omelet pie (real men "do" eat quiche)

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  • 2
    In a large skillet, add sausage & bacon, cook, until no longer pink; 5 – 8 minutes.
  • 3
    Add butter, onions & mushrooms, season with salt, pepper & garlic powder; cook until onions are translucent; 10 minutes. Set aside & cool slightly, 10 minutes.
  • 4
    Fit dough into 9" pie plate; flute edge.
  • 5
    Sprinkle enough cheese in bottom of crust, about ½ - 1 C.
  • 6
    Beat eggs with cream, salt, pepper & garlic powder. Pour into crust; sprinkle with about ½ - 1 C cheese.
  • 7
    Bake 50 minutes or until set & golden. Immediately out of oven, sprinkle with remaining cheese. Let stand 20 minutes before serving.
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