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Zucchini Quiche

Zucchini Quiche

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READY IN 30 Minutes
PREP TIME 5 Minutes
COOK TIME 30 Minutes
SERVINGS 6-8

We've been helping our friends move these past few weeks and with all the packing, unpacking and taking care a few kids you could only imagine that there really hasn't been too much time to sit down and eat. For the past oh I would say 2 weeks or so it's been nothing but pizza, chinese, and junk food pretty much anything that you could eat on the go, so I decided to was time to make something a little healthier!!

Now this quiche is nothing to laugh at it fill of green squash, eggs and cheese. I started by shredding my squash on a cheese grater placing them in some paper towels or a cheesecloth to drain out any liquid (zucchini tend to have a lot of water in them so by doing this you won't have to worry about having a soupy mess on your hands), I then place my eggs, cheese and seasonings in a medium bowl  and stir until everything is combined, and then baked it for about 30 mins.

This dish is for breakfast, brunch or a side dish to your main meal for dinner. I hope you Enjoy!!

Note: I shredded my zucchini , but you can also cut it into slices if you prefer chunks instead. You can also add bacon, mushroom or a little sausage if you like.

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Zucchini Quiche

Ingredients

  • 1/4 onion, chopped
  • 1 large zucchini or summer squash
  • 3 eggs, beaten
  • 3/4 cup whole milk mozzarella, plus 10 diced up pieces
  • 3 tbsp parmesan & romano cheese
  • 3/4 cup flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 3/4 cup of milk
  • 2 tsp of extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp pepper

Directions

  • 1Preheat oven to 375. Spray a 9 inch pie plate with some cooking oil.
  • 2Add onion to a small saute pan and cook until tender.
  • 3In the meanwhile shred zucchini and place in a cheesecloth or paper towel to drain out any excess liquid from the zucchini. Place in a medium sized mixing bowl.
  • 4Add, salt, pepper, mozzarella cheese, parmesan cheese and onion to bowl mix with a fork to blend everything together.
  • 5Sift flour and combine with your zucchini, add baking powder and eggs and blend until all of your ingredients are mixed together.
  • 6Add mixture to your pie plate and spread out the 10 diced pieces of mozzarella over the top. Bake until toothpick comes out clean about 25 minutes.

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