Make an easy spinach and cheese quiche for breakfast or brunch using frozen chopped spinach and a frozen or refrigerated pie crust shell.

Recipe by MyRecipes September 2009

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Ryan Benyi; Styling: Stephana Bottom

Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
45 mins
total:
1 hr
Yield:
Serves 8
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 375ºF. In a small skillet over medium heat, melt butter. Add onion and sauté until translucent, about 5 minutes. Add garlic and cook for 1 minute longer, stirring. Transfer to a small bowl and let cool.

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  • Sprinkle onion mixture, spinach and Gruyère over bottom of pie shell. Beat eggs and milk together, season with salt, pepper and nutmeg. Gently pour into crust.

  • Bake quiche for 40 to 45 minutes, until set and nicely browned. Remove from oven and let rest for 10 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

248 calories; fat 17g; saturated fat 8g; protein 12g; carbohydrates 13g; fiber 2g; cholesterol 112mg; sodium 401mg.