Chicken Zucchini Quiche

Chicken Zucchini Quiche Recipe

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Ingredients

  • 1
    pie crust, 9"
  • 3
    zucchinis, grated
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 4
    chopped green onion
  • 1 c
    fresh mushrooms, sliced
  • 1 Tbsp
    butter
  • 8
    eggs
  • ·
    freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 8 oz
    cream cheese softened
  • 2 c
    evaporated milk
  • 2 c
    shredded swiss cheese
  • 1 c
    chicken, cooked and shredded
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh basil leaves, chopped

How to Make Chicken Zucchini Quiche

Step-by-Step

  1. Line a 10-inch pie plate with the pie pastry, trimming and fluting the edge.
  2. Bake at 350 degrees for 5 minutes or until partially browned; set aside.
  3. Place the zucchini in a colander; sprinkle with salt.
  4. Drain for 20 to 30 minutes; squeeze out excess moisture.
  5. Saute the green onions and mushrooms in the butter in a small skillet.
  6. Beat the eggs and pepper in a mixer bowl, add the cream cheese and evaporated milk.
  7. Beat until smooth.
  8. Sprinkle half of the swiss cheese over the pie crust.
  9. Layer the chicken, mushrooms, green onions and zucchini over the swiss cheese.
  10. Sprinkle with the remaining swiss cheese.
  11. Pour the egg mixture over the layers.
  12. Top with fresh basil.
  13. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour.
  14. Cool for 15 minutes before serving.

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About Chicken Zucchini Quiche

Course/Dish: Eggs Chicken Savory Pies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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