Two-cheese quiche


Two-cheese quiche
This extra-tasty quiche is made with diced ham and a combination of two cheeses: Comté and Cheddar.
7,8723.7/5 for 11 ratings
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Last modified on: June 2nd 2019

For 1 quiche, you will need:

Change those ingredients for: 1 quiche 2 quiches 3 quiches

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24 min.8 min.30 min.1 hour 2 min.
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Keeping:

1 or 2 days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 5 min.
Two-cheese quiche : Photo of step #1
Roll out 250 g Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée) and line a tart tin or mould. If you are using bought, ready-rolled pastry that comes with a sheet of cooking parchment, leave this underneath.

Put to wait in the fridge.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
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Grate 40 g Comté cheese and 40 g Cheddar cheese.

Set aside.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
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Cut 200 g ham into small dice.

Stage 4 - 8 min.
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Melt 1 tablespoon lard in a frying pan over medium heat. When really hot, toss in the diced ham.

Lightly brown the ham, stirring from time to time.

Stage 5 - 5 min.
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Preheat the oven to 390°F (200°C).

Prepare the quiche filling by whisking together in a bowl: 150 ml liquid cream, 150 ml milk, 2 eggs, 1 egg yolk, salt and pepper.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
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Take the pastry case out of the fridge and prick all over the bottom with a fork. Scatter the diced ham over.

Stage 7 - 1 min.
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Add the 2 cheeses evenly on top.

Stage 8 - 1 min.
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Finish by pouring in the filling mixture.

Stage 9 - 30 min.
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Bake for about 30 minutes.

Stage 10
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Serve with a green salad on the side, for example.

Remarks

For the ham, ask your butcher or deli counter for an "end" - the lump left after slicing, ideal for this recipe.

If you don't have lard, use a little oil instead.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
2,872 Kcal or 12,024 Kj210 gr943 gr1,005 gr
144 %81 %89 %152 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
298 Kcal or 1,248 Kj22 gr98 gr104 gr
15 %8 %9 %16 %
Per quiche
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
2,872 Kcal or 12,024 Kj210 gr943 gr1,005 gr
144 %81 %89 %152 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

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