Spiced Spinach Quiche
|Frozen chopped spinach||20 Ounce (2 packages, 10 ounce each)|
|Butter/Margarine||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Onion||1 Small, chopped|
|Commercial biscuit mix||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Half and half||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Ground nutmeg||1⁄8 Teaspoon|
|Shredded swiss cheese||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
Pierce packages of spinach several times with a fork.
Place on a paper plate.
Microwave each at HIGH 2 minutes.
Combine butter and chopped onion in a 2-cup glass bowl.
Microwave at HIGH 2 minutes.
Combine eggs, biscuit mix, half-and-half, basil, salt, nutmeg, and pepper in a blender jar.
Process on Low Speed for 3 minutes.
Pour mixture into a 10-inch quiche dish.
Sprinkle shredded cheese over the cream mixture.
Combine onion and butter mixture with drained spinach.
Add spinach mixture to cream and cheese mixture.
Garnish with paprika.
Microwave quiche at MEDIUM-HIGH 14 to 16 minutes.
Rotate dish 1/4 turn at 3 1/2 to 4 minute intervals.
Quiche is cooked when a knife comes out clean when inserted in the center of pie.
Center may be slightly soft, but will firm on standing 2 to 3 minutes.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 2118 Calories from Fat 1355
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 154 g236.6%
Saturated Fat 89.5 g447.6%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 1245.3 mg415.1%
Sodium 2244.3 mg93.5%
Total Carbohydrates 112 g37.3%
Dietary Fiber 17.4 g69.7%
Sugars 16.7 g
Protein 87 g173.6%
Vitamin A 1169% Vitamin C 289.1%
Calcium 223.1% Iron 125.4%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet