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Christmas Quiche

Prep Time:30
Cook Time:30
Serves:8
Before you unwrap everything under the tree be sure to begin your morning with this delicious Christmas Quiche. This dish features a crispy and light crust made with Kodiak Cakes Buttermilk Flapjack & Waffle Mix filled with a mixture of eggs, vegetables, and cheese. Use the first half of this recipe as a base to customize however you like. Add mushrooms, leeks, your favorite cheese, or opt for a dairy-free and vegetarian version.

Ingredients

Crust:
  • 1-1/4 cup Kodiak Cakes Buttermilk Power Cakes Flapjack and Waffle mix
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, cold and cut into cubes
  • 1/4 cup ice water
Filling:
  • 1 tablespoon unsalted butter
  • 1/2 cup yellow onion, diced
  • 2 cups spinach
  • 2 teaspoon fresh or dried thyme
  • 2 teaspoon fresh or dried dill
  • 6 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup Guyere cheese
Toppings:
  • 4 slices prosciutto
  • 2 sprigs fresh dill
  • Sea salt

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine Kodiak Cakes Buttermilk Powercakes Flapjack and Waffle mix and salt
  2. Work the cold, cubed butter into the mix by hand
  3. Add ice water and mix until a dough is formed
  4. Flatten the dough into a disc and refrigerate for 1 hour
  5. Preheat oven to 350° F
  6. On a floured surface, roll the disc of chilled pie dough 1/4” thick
  7. Transfer the dough into a 9” springform pan or pie pan and cover with parchment paper. Fill the parchment-covered pan with pie weights or dried beans
  8. Bake the crust for 15 minutes. Then, remove the weights and parchment paper and continue baking for an additional 15 minutes or until golden. Let cool
  9. In a large skillet, melt the butter over medium-high heat
  10. Add the onion and sauté for 4-5 minutes or until translucent
  11. Add the spinach, thyme, and dill to the pan and cook for 30-60 seconds or until the spinach begins to wilt
  12. Remove from heat and let cool
  13. In a large bowl, whisk the eggs, heavy cream, and milk together
  14. Sprinkle half of the cheese into the baked crust. Then, add the cooked vegetables followed by the remaining cheese. Pour the egg mixture over the cheese and vegetables
  15. Bake for 45-50 minutes or the outside edges brown and the center is firm
  16. Garnish the top of the quiche with prosciutto, dill, and a sprinkle of sea salt.

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