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Corn And Bacon Quiche

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Ingredients
  Bacon slab 1⁄4 Pound
  Pie pastry 1⁄2 Pound
  Eggs 2
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Grated nutmeg 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Cayenne To Taste
  Canned cream style corn 16 Ounce (1 Can)
  Grated sharp cheddar cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Preheat the oven to 450°.
2) Finely chop bacon.
3) In a small ovenproof dish, put bacon in the oven to draw off the fat.
4) Roll out the dough and use to line a 9 inch quiche or pie pan.

MAKING
5) Beat the eggs and milk together in a bowl and add salt, pepper, nutmeg and a pinch of cayenne.
6) Blend in the corn.
7) Mix three quarters of the cheese into the egg and corn mixture.
8) Remove bacon from oven and brush a little fat on the inside of the pastry case.
9) Drain the bacon pieces and add half of them to the egg and corn mixture.
10) In the pastry case, pour the mixture.
11) Sprinkle the rest of the cheese and remaining bacon on the top and bake for 20 minutes.
12) Reduce the temperature to 350° and bake for a further 25 minutes.

SERVING
13) Serve hot or cold bacon quiche with mixed salad.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
French
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Bacon
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
60 Minutes
Ready In: 
75 Minutes

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