Spinach-Cheese Pie

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Grace Pulley

By
@Gracie58

This dish is good anytime of the day or night and any season. This is one of the ways I can get my youngest son to eat his spinach. He always eats two pieces whenever I make this pie. I usually make two so that he can have some for another meal. Popeye would be so proud.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 9-inch
    pie crust shell, unbaked
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1/4 c
    chopped, scallions
  • 1-10 oz
    pkg, frozen chopped spinach, thawed and well drained
  • 2 large
    eggs, beaten, slightly
  • 1 c
    ricotta cheese
  • 1/2 c
    parmesan cheese, grated
  • 1 c
    cottage cheese
  • 3/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1 dash(es)
    nutmeg
  • 1 dash(es)
    pepper

How to Make Spinach-Cheese Pie

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Place pie crust in a quiche dish or pie plate; set aside until your filling is ready.
  2. Sauté scallions in butter until soft; add spinach to the pan and stir 1-2 minutes until heated through. Remove pan from heat to cool.
  3. Mix eggs with the cheeses, salt, nutmeg, and pepper in a medium bowl. Stir in the cooled spinach mixture. Spoon into pie shell and bake for 45 minutes.
  4. Serve hot, or cold. This pie is good either way.

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About Spinach-Cheese Pie

Course/Dish: Savory Pies
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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