Broccoli Mushroom Quiche

Diane Audette


This is a family recipe that can easily be adapted to suit tastes. For example, you can use chopped spinach instead of broccoli, omit the mushrooms, add bits of chopped cooked ham, etc. I have been making this for years and it is a favorite in our house.


☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

25 Min
50 Min


  • 21/2 c
    shredded swiss or jarlsburg cheese
  • 3 medium
  • 1 1/2 c
    heavy cream
  • 1 pkg
    10 oz, chopped broccoli, thawed
  • 1 pkg
    8 oz, sliced mushrooms
  • 1 medium
    onion, chopped
  • 1/2 stick
  • 1
    9"-10" deep dish pie shell, room temperature
  • 1 pinch
    freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1/4 c
    parmesan cheese

How to Make Broccoli Mushroom Quiche


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a standard cookie sheet with foil. Place the pie shell on the cookie sheet. (The filling may overflow during baking)
  2. In a large skillet on medium heat, melt the butter. Add the chopped onion and saute for 2-3 minutes. Add the mushrooms and chopped broccoli. Saute 7-10 minutes until tender. Set aside.
  3. In a large bowl, add the heavy cream, eggs and cheese. Mix thoroughly. Add a pinch of nutmeg. You may also want to add 1/8 tsp black pepper and a little salt. Mix in the sauteed vegetables. Blend thoroughly. Pour into the pie shell and sprinkle top with 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese. Bake 45-50 minutes until center is firm and pie is golden brown.

Printable Recipe Card

About Broccoli Mushroom Quiche

Course/Dish: Savory Pies
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: French
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #cheese #Entree #pies

Show 1 Comment & Review

How To Make A Pie Shell & Lattice Top

How to Make a Pie Shell & Lattice Top

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

The Just A Pinch Test Kitchen shows how to make a homemade pie shell and lattice top.

Fresh Tomato Recipes That Scream Summer

Fresh Tomato Recipes That Scream Summer

Kitchen Crew

When they're at the height of their season, ripe and red, I absolutely love fresh tomatoes. Right now my local markets are bursting with them. I picked up a bunch...

14 Fluffy, Flaky And Fabulous Pot Pie Recipes

14 Fluffy, Flaky and Fabulous Pot Pie Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s nothing better than digging into a right-out-of-the-oven, homemade pot pie. You’re going to absolutely love these new pot pie recipes to try! Homemade Chicken Pot Pie “There are certain...