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Zucchini Quiche Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Linda McLaughlin

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1½ lbs zucchini
One 10 or 11 oz package pie crust mix,or1 frozen9"deep dish pie crust
8 slices bacon, quartered(optional)
½ lb natural Swiss cheese, grated
4 eggs
1½ c light cream
⅛ tsp nutmeg
⅛ tsp + 1 tsp salt
dash pepper

Directions:
Directions:
Wash zucchini,trim ends&slice into¼"thick rounds.In large skillet bring1 c water to boiling,add1 tsp salt&the zucchini.Bring back to boiling;cook covered3min.Drain well.
IF USING PIE CRUST MIX:prepare pie crust as package label directs.On lightly floured pastry cloth with stockinet-covered rolling pin,roll pastry to form14"circle.Use to line an 11"pie plate.Flute edge.Refrigerate.
IF USING FROZEN PIE CRUST:crust is ready to use once removed from package/defrosted
Preheat oven to375º.Sauté bacon until crisp.Drain on paper towels.Sprinkle bottom of pie crust with bacon&then cheese.Arrange½of zucchini slices over cheese.In medium bowl with rotary beater,beat eggs with cream,nutmeg,⅛ tsp salt&pepper just until combined.Pour cream mixture into pie shell.Arrange remaining zucchini on pie.Bake 40 minutes or until puffy&golden.
This makes a delicious quiche with or without the bacon.It's a perfect item for a large brunch/lunch(ie at church),where you can serve2quiches,1with&1without bacon,so everyone can partake. Serves 12

 

 

 

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