Four-Cheese Quiche with Peppers

Serves: 8Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 50 minutesDifficulty: Easy


Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • 4 oz. blue cheese, crumbled
  • 3 oz. Swiss cheese, grated
  • 4 oz. Brie, broken into small pieces
  • 1½ cups half-and-half
  • 3 large eggs
  • ⅛ tsp. nutmeg
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • ½ tsp. ground black pepper
  • ¼ cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 2 Tbsp. butter
  • 1 large red bell pepper, seeded and sliced
  • 1 pie shell (9"), prebaked 5 minutes at 375°F
  • ¼ cup pickled pepper slices

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 400°F. Mix together the blue cheese, Swiss cheese, and Brie in a small bowl. Set aside.
  • In a blender or food processor, blend the half-and-half, eggs, nutmeg, salt, black pepper, and Parmesan cheese for 1 minute.
  • Heat butter in a small skillet. Sauté bell pepper 5 minutes until soft.
  • Sprinkle the cheese on the pie crust. Top with bell pepper and pickled peppers. Pour the egg mixture over peppers. Bake 10 minutes. Reduce heat to 350°F and continue cooking 20 to 25 minutes until a knife stuck into the quiche comes out clean.