Spinach, Green Onion, and Fontina Quiche

by Ally Harding, 5:00 AM
I love quiche but don't make it enough. When I asked my friend Heather to come over on Sunday for brunch I knew I wanted to try a new recipe. This quiche originally called for Smoked Gouda cheese but I couldn't find any at the grocery store so I decided to try another Danish cheese, Fontina cheese, and it tasted great. If I make this again I want to add some bacon and mushrooms. This was very easy to make and very tasty!



Spinach, Green Onion, and Fontina Quiche
adapted from Cooking Light

Ingredients

1 store bought frozen pie crust, thawed
1 tablespoon EVOO
1/2 cup thinly sliced green onions
3 cups fresh spinach
1 cup almond milk
3/4 cup grated Fontina cheese
3/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
3 large eggs



Recipe

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
While crust is thawing out, heat EVOO in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add onions, saute for 5 minutes. Add spinach, saute for 2 minutes.
Combine milk, cheese, eggs, salt, pepper, and garlic in a bowl and stir well with a whisk. Stir in spinach/onion mixture. Pour filling into crust. Bake at 350 degrees for 35 minutes. Cook for an additional 5-10 minutes for a firmer texture.







Of course you have to chase it down with Mimosas!



Enjoy!

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  1. Quiche is one of my favorite things to make on a Sunday and have for breakfast for the week! This one looks super yummy and easy to throw together for a week meal or appetizer with friends! Have a great week love!

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  2. Quiche is pretty much my all time fave! They can be so versatile, and sometimes I'll eat a slice for dinner with a side salad of mixed greens. YUM!

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  3. I haven't had a quiche in forever but this looks amazing! I've never even tried making one but maybe I should give it a try!

    <3, Pamela
    sequinsandseabreezes.blogspot.com

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  4. yummm i LOVE quiche! this looks so good. xo jillian - cornflake dreams

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  5. Sounds delicious! ... And now I want a mimosa too!

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  6. Oh that looks so good! I don't think picky Steve would eat this but I may have to make it for myself one of these days :)

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  7. Just pinned this - sounds amazing!!

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  8. This looks amazing! I love quiche and spinach.

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  9. Mimosas!! :) I am not a quiche fan (sorry) pickey eater here but I do love mimosas!!! :)

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  10. Oh this looks so good! Now I'm craving an early lunch :) Happy Tuesday!

    www.madeintheshadeblog.com

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  11. Yummmmm fontina is always a good choice. The pie shell in my freezer needs this baby inside it asap!

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  12. Yummy!! You know I love me some quiche!! I will have to try this and take your recommendation on adding some bacon and mushrooms!

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  13. Yummm! Brian would be all over this. Mimosas are a must!

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  14. Mmm yes please! This looks so good and so easy!

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