Breakfast Quiche

This fluffy golden pie, which has lots of cheese and bacon, is a hearty country breakfast. From bed-and-breakfast owner Mark Clark: Twin Mountain, New Hampshire. Recipe published in Taste of Home April/May 1999.

Yield: 8 servings
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  • 1 9-inch unbaked pastry shell
  • 12 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled
  • 1/2 cup(s) shredded pepper Jack or Monterey Jack cheese
  • 1/2 cup(s) shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1/3 cup(s) finely chopped onion
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 cup(s) heavy whipping cream
  • 3/4 teaspoon(s) salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon(s) sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon(s) cayenne pepper


  1. • Line unpricked pastry shell with a double thickness of heavy-duty foil. Bake at 450° for 5 minutes; remove foil. Bake 5 minutes longer; remove from the oven and let cool.
  2. • Sprinkle bacon, cheeses and onion over the crust. In a bowl, beat eggs, cream, salt, sugar and cayenne; pour into the crust. Bake at 375° for 30-35 minutes or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean. Yield: 6-8 servings.

January 2012

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