Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Crustless Mini Quiches

Oh warm, sunny days, how I have missed you ! {Participating in Foodie Friday hosted by the wonderful Designs by Gollum !

Watery Wednesday! & Outdoor Wednesday}

I made these over the weekend. A huge hit. HUGE. They will be included in our Easter buffet!
This is a wonderful base recipe. I'm looking forward to using spinach and other ing to make it my own.





Crustless Mini Quiches {recipe from Barb James in American Profile}


Cooking spray
2 cups shredded Swiss cheese
½ cup half-and-half
½ cup reduced-fat mayonnaise
2 eggs
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
½ teaspoon seasoned salt
1/8 teaspoon black pepper
1 cup diced cooked ham, cooked bacon or shrimp ( I used bacon )
¼ cup diced mushrooms
¼ cup finely chopped onion


1. Preheat oven to 350F. Coat 12 standard-size muffin cups with cooking spray.
2. Combine cheese, half-and-half, mayonnaise, eggs, flour, salt and pepper in a blender. Process until well blended.
3. Fill each cup with about 1 1/2 tablespoons ham and 1 teaspoon each mushrooms and onion. Pour equal amounts of egg mixture over each. Cups will be about half full. Bake 22 minutes, or until quiches are lightly golden and a knife inserted in the center comes out clean. Serves 6.

The quiches will be puffy when removed from oven, but deflate rapidly.



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32 comments:

Beckah said...

mmm... warm sunny days are the BEST! Thx for the recipe - looks great & I'm gonna try it... I love the 'no-crust' idea!! :o)

Kissed by an Angel said...

They sound delish!! Yummy!! I'm going to give them a go!!!
xxxx

Ricepatty said...

I will give those a try - so easy and delicious!

Marsha's Mpressions said...

Oh these look delicious! I'll be trying them out for my family. Thanks for sharing!

The Design Notebook said...

Just wanted to say thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment.
Those mini quiches look yummy!

Chow and Chatter said...

delish love quiche you can get lemon grass frozen in an Asian store and keep it for ages lol

Tara said...

Those look wonderful! I think I want to try them, they look so easy to make. :)

Thanks for stopping by my blog. I'm not really using that one anymore, but here is a link to the new one (which hasn't been "unveiled" yet) so you can get a sneak peek. Photography is still the big deal there!

Tara :)

Lyndsey said...

I've made spinach and tomato mini quiches before. I want to try yours they look really good!

Mid-Atlantic Martha said...

These look wonderfully delicious!

Natashya KitchenPuppies said...

They are so cute! Perfect for a pot luck.

Pam said...

I've never had a crustless quiche before! It sounds wonderful!

Jboo said...

Oh my -- those sound and look so yummy! Thanks for sharing the recipe!

Janet

Jo said...

Oh these look delish! Thanks, I'll certainly be trying these.

Jo

Holly said...

Mini Quiche...They look so delicate and yummy! I would like to invite you to come by and visit our new food blog-http://thepepperedpantry.blogspot.com/

Ann Creek said...

Blue is BACK..... I'm so happy. Beautiful pic.
Ann

Light and Voices said...

Oh my goodness! Thank you for the recipe. I will make these for guests at the cabin. Looks so yummy!
Joyce M

theUngourmet said...

Can't wait for warm, sunny days! Great quiche! Anything in cupcake form is a winner to me!!

Jeanne said...

Yum!...and I love your photo too!
Jeanne:)

mbkatc230 said...

What a beautiful sky shot. It's perfect weather here for flying a kite too! The quiches look delicious, I'll have to give them a try. Kathy

♥ Kathy said...

Your quiches look good and the picture is lovely.. Happy Outdoor Wednesday!

Ms. Bake-it said...

I used to love flying kites with my boys. Hmmm... I wonder if they would still be interested. Thank you for sharing the crustless quiche recipe.

~ Tracy

simpledaisy said...

Oh how i've missed warm, sunny days too:) The recipe looks yummy~

Sophie said...

They look like they would be an instant success!

MMMMM,... another recipe for me to try!

Fresh Local and Best said...

This looks like a wonderful quiche to brighten any day.

Cass @ That Old House said...

LOVE crustless quiche -- and I've got some leftover broccoli just begging to be cozied up with some eggs and cheese. Dinner.
Happy FF!
Cass

Cathy said...

These wonderful little quiches are the perfect addition to an Easter buffet. I particularly like that these are crustless. Yum.

Beautiful pear tree lane said...

How delicious these mini quiches look.
Thank you for visiting my blog and for taking the time to comment.
Sue

Couture de Papier said...

Yum I love quiche beautiful blog wish it was summer out here!

Jeanne said...

Hi..I am passing on the Happy 101 Award to you to thankyou for stopping by and making us all feel so happy after visiting your blog!
Jeanne:)

*The Internet Cooking Princess said...

These look so delicious - I will also make these for Easter. Fantastic idea - thanks!

wildflowers and sweet tea said...

I made these the other day for my family. They were wonderful! great recipe. Thanks for sharing

My Carolina Kitchen said...

These little crustless mini quiches are such a great idea and sound so easy to make. No need for a crust. I'm bookmarking this.
Sam

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