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    Sausage, Roasted Red Pepper, and Spinach Torta Rustica

    Sausage, Roasted Red Pepper, and Spinach Torta Rustica. Photo by mersaydees

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    Total Time:

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    1 hr 20 mins

    25 mins

    55 mins

    Shelby Jo's Note:

    From Bon Appetit Magazine, December 2008. "This simple dish has a quiche-like filling and baguette slices for a crust."

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    Ingredients:

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Butter 8x8 inch baking dish. Place 8 baguette slices in bottom of dish; press 2 baguette slices onto each side.
    2. 2
      Melt 1 tablespoon butter in large pot over medium-high heat. Add spinach, toss until just wilted, about 3 minutes. Transfer spinach to strainer; cool. Squeeze spinach dry. Transfer to medium bowl.
    3. 3
      Heat same pot over medium-high heat. Add sausage, saute until cooked through, breaking up, about 7 minutes. Mix into spinach; mix in 1 cup cheese and peppers. Spread atop baguette slices in bottom of dish.
    4. 4
      Whisk eggs in medium bowl to blend. Whisk in last 4 ingredients. Pour over spinach mixture and stir lightly with fork to distribute evenly. Sprinkle remaining 1/2 cup cheese over top.
    5. 5
      Bake torta until puffed up and golden and center is set, about 55 minutes. Remove from oven and let rest 15 minutes before serving.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on October 04, 2009

      55

      Very good. We enjoyed this for dinner but it would also be good for a hearty brunch. The only step I changed was to brown the sausage and then I wilted the spinach over the sausage. We will be making again. Thank you for the recipe.

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    • on May 16, 2010

      55

      I have made this many times and it is always enjoyed by all.

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    • on October 26, 2009

      55

      Wonderful and easy to make. Made as directed and wouldn't change a thing. Thanks, Shelby Jo! Made for TYM Tag Game.

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    Nutritional Facts for Sausage, Roasted Red Pepper, and Spinach Torta Rustica

    Serving Size: 1 (3041 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 6

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 3800.2
     
    Calories from Fat 668
    17%
    Total Fat 74.2 g
    114%
    Saturated Fat 28.1 g
    140%
    Cholesterol 329.0 mg
    109%
    Sodium 8703.9 mg
    362%
    Total Carbohydrate 635.9 g
    211%
    Dietary Fiber 37.7 g
    151%
    Sugars 6.1 g
    24%
    Protein 135.7 g
    271%

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