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Spinach Tart With Onion Rings

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Spinach Tart With Onion Rings is an extremely simple dish. I prepare it for my tots as a snack. Serve the Spinach Tart With Onion Rings for your family and see how they fall in love with it!
  Whole wheat breadcrumbs 2 Tablespoon
  Freshly grated parmesan cheese 2 Tablespoon
  Baked basic short pastry shell 1 (10 Inch)
  Fresh spinach 1 Pound, thoroughly rinsed
  Vegetable oil 5 Tablespoon (Preferably Cold Pressed Safflower)
  Finely chopped onion 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Yellow Colored)
  Finely chopped garlic 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Herb salt/Vegetable salt To Taste
  Eggs 3
  Egg yolks 2
  Dry mustard 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground red pepper 1 Pinch
  Milk/Double strength reconstituted nonfat dry milk 2 1⁄4 Cup (36 tbs), scalded
  Freshly grated parmesan cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Onion rings 16 (0.5 Inch Thick, For Garnish)
  Unbleached all purpose flour/Whole wheat pastry flour 1 Tablespoon
  Egg 1 , beaten
  Whole wheat breadcrumbs 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
  Vegetable oil 2 Cup (32 tbs) (For Deep Frying, Preferably Cold Pressed Safflower)

For crust: Preheat oven to 350°F.
Combine breadcrumbs and cheese and sprinkle over bottom of shell.
Set aside.
For filling: Place spinach in bottom of large saucepan and sprinkle with small amount of water.
Cover and cook over high heat, turning leaves a few times, until wilted.
Transfer to colander and drain well, pressing spinach with back of spoon to remove excess moisture.
Chop spinach finely and set aside.
Heat 1 tablespoon oil in medium skillet over low heat.
Add onion and garlic and cook 3 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Season with salt.
Blend in spinach.
Remove from heat and set aside.
Combine eggs, egg yolks, mustard and red pepper in medium bowl and whisk until well blended.
Add remaining 4 tablespoons oil with milk and mix well.
Blend in spinach mixture.
Spoon into prepared shell.
Sprinkle with 2 tablespoons cheese.
Bake until filling is set, about 30 minutes.
Remove from oven and sprinkle with remaining cheese.
Let cool while preparing garnish.
For garnish: Dust onion rings lightly with flour, shaking off excess.
Brush with beaten egg, then coat evenly with crumbs.
Pour oil into deep saucepan or deep fryer to depth of 2 to 3 inches and heat to 350°F.
Add onion rings in batches and fry until golden brown, about 2 to 3 minutes.
Transfer to paper towels using slotted spoon and drain well.
Arrange onion rings in overlapping circle around edge of tart.

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Side Dish
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian

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Spinach Tart With Onion Rings Recipe