Broccoli Basil Quiche


1 pie pan lined with pie dough (prepared from scratch or store-bought)
1 cup finely diced broccoli
2 green onions, chopped
1 cup shredded cheddar or Gruyere cheese
1 tablespoon flour
3 eggs, lightly beaten
1 cup half-and-half, heavy cream, or milk
2 tablespoons basil pesto
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper
1/8 teaspoon garlic powder


Heat oven to 425 degrees. Prick bottom and sides of crust and line with foil. Bake 8 minutes, remove foil, and bake another 8 minutes. Reduce oven to 325 degrees. Toss broccoli, green onions, cheese, and flour in a bowl. Spread mixture over the bottom of the crust. Whisk remaining ingredients in the bowl. Pour filling into crust. Bake until knife inserted near center comes out clean, about 35-40 minutes.

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Serves: 6
Recipe by Julie Worzala