Total Time
55mins
Prep 25 mins
Cook 30 mins

A very down to earth quiche with the goodness of carrots, mushrooms and onions topped off with cheese and an egg filling that makes it very good for breakfast or brunch.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 (190 C) degrees fahrenheit
  2. Prepare vegetables and place in a saute pan with butter and cook until tender and then set aside
  3. Put half cup of lard in the freezer for 10 to 15 minutes until cold and firm to the touch.
  4. In a medium size bowl combine flours and salt mixing together until well mixed.
  5. Cut in lard with a pastry blender until the size of a small pea
  6. Take a fork and stir the mixture while adding ice water a tablespoon at at time until dough forms a ball.
  7. Place dough on a floured surface and roll out to a 9" round circle that will nicely fit a pie plate.
  8. Pre bake the crust until lightly browned and then remove from the oven and set aside.
  9. Layer the vegetable mixture on the bottom of the crust and then add grated cheese on top of the vegetable mixture
  10. Pour milk, eggs, flour and Baking Powder in a large mixing bowl and stir with a wire whisk until light and frothy
  11. Pour over cheese and vegetables and then wait one minute for sauce to meld with cheese
  12. Bake in a preheated oven for 30 minutes or until lightly browned on top.