Fresh Spinach Tart/Quiche

READY IN: 1hr 25mins
Recipe by NavyWifenMom

Passed down from friend to friend, I'm not sure about the origins of this recipe, but this is a hit at breakfast, or at any gathering.

Top Review by jenne

Made for PAC Spring 2008. . .Very tasty! I did throw in a handful of chopped mushrooms and some Tastefully Simple "bacon bacon" seasoning. I also cheated and used a pre-made pie crust. Next time I will saute my onions and add a 1/2 cup parmesean cheese. Real bacon crumbles would be lovely (and tasty) on top as a garnish!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Pastry:Combine flour and 1/2 teaspoon salt.
  2. Cut in shortening and butter until coarse crumbs form.
  3. sprinkle in water while mixing lightly.
  4. Form dough into ball.
  5. Chill while preparing filling.
  6. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  7. Filling:In large bowl, combine eggs, half and half, salt and pepper and onion.
  8. Add cheese and spinach and mix well.
  9. Roll out pastry place in 9-inch pie pan and bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes.
  10. Pour filling into shell and bake for 45-50 minutes.

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