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Crustless spinach and bacon quiche

Crustless Spinach Bacon Quiche

5 from 1 vote
If you love quiche recipes but don’t have the patience or enough time to prepare it, I highly recommend trying the Crustless Quiche. It is so satisfying and so quick to prepare that it will soon turn into a favorite family recipe. This quiche is a great dish for either brunch, lunch or dinner.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 40 mins

Ingredients
  

  • 6 eggs
  • 3.5 oz (100g) bacon , slices
  • 1 medium onion (about 1 cup) , chopped
  • 4 oz (120g) Gruyere or Cheddar cheese , grated
  • 2 cups (50g) baby spinach
  • 1 tsp (5g) salt
  • 1/2 tsp (1g) black pepper
  • Pinch of nutmeg
  • 2/3 cup (160g) cream
  • 1/3 cup (80ml) milk

Instructions
 

  • Preheat the oven to 375F (190C).
  • Heat a cast iron 9 inch (23cm) pan over medium-high heat. Cook bacon slices until crisp. Remove and drain on paper towels.
  • Reserve about 2 tablespoons of bacon grease and add onion. Cook the onion for about 5 minutes until softened.
  • Add the spinach and let them wilt. Remove from heat and let cool slightly.
  • In a large bowl add eggs, salt, pepper and a pinch of nutmeg. Whisk to combine.
  • Add cream and milk and whisk to combine.
  • Add cheese, onion and spinach mixture. Add the crumbled bacon and stir to combine.
  • Pour the mixture into the greased cast iron pan.
  • Bake for 20-25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  • Let cool for 10 minutes before serving.
  • Serve alongside a fresh salad and some crusty bread. Enjoy!

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Nutrition

Serving: 1 servingCalories: 321kcalCarbohydrates: 5gProtein: 19.4gFat: 24.1gSaturated Fat: 11.3gCholesterol: 225mgSodium: 884mgPotassium: 292mgFiber: 0.6gSugar: 4gCalcium: 284mgIron: 1mg
Calories: 321kcal
Course: Appetizer, Breakfast, Brunch, Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: bacon, crustless, crustless quiche, quiche, quiche recipe, spinach