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Vermont Cheddar Cheese Pie

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  Fine dry bread crumbs 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs) (plain)
  Parmesan cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Cream cheese 32 Ounce (4 packages, 8-ounce each)
  Eggs 5
  Egg yolks 3
  Heavy cream 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  All purpose flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), minced
  Yellow onion 1 , grated
  Grated cheddar cheese 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Minced parsley 1 Tablespoon
  Chopped fresh basil leaves/1/2 teaspoon dried 1 Teaspoon
  Dried tarragon 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Chopped fresh dill/1 teaspoon dried 1 Teaspoon
  Beer 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)

Preheat the oven to 250°.
Wrap the outside of a 10-inch spring-form pan in aluminum foil.
Butter the bottom and sides of the pan and sprinkle with bread crumbs and Parmesan cheese.
In a large bowl beat together the cream cheese, eggs, yolks, cream and flour until well mixed.
Fold in the garlic, onion, Cheddar cheese and herbs.
Add the beer, mixing just until blended.
Pour the filling into the spring-form pan.
Prepare a bain marie by placing the spring-form pan in a larger pan.
Add enough boiling water to come halfway up the sides of the springform pan.
Bake the pie for 1 hour and 40 minutes.
Turn the oven off and leave the pie for 1 hour.
The pie is done when the top is light brown and the center is firm, determined by shaking it from side to side.
Remove the pie from the oven and let it cool for 2 hours.
Remove the foil from the pan and discard it.
Cut the pie into wedges to serve.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5587 Calories from Fat 4360

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 494 g759.9%

Saturated Fat 282.6 g1412.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 3100.2 mg1033.4%

Sodium 6036.6 mg251.5%

Total Carbohydrates 97 g32.2%

Dietary Fiber 4.4 g17.6%

Sugars 32.9 g

Protein 184 g367.5%

Vitamin A 428.5% Vitamin C 48.9%

Calcium 396% Iron 76.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Vermont Cheddar Cheese Pie Recipe