Vegetable quiche made from zucchini, tomato and peppers

3 persons | 105 minutes

Vegetable quiche made from zucchini, tomatoes and peppers in a crispy shortcrust pastry and an egg and cream cheese filling is indescribably delicious.

Rating: Ø 5 ( 1 votes )
Vegetable quiche made from zucchini
Vegetable quiche made from zucchini

3 persons | 105 minutes

Vegetable quiche made from zucchini, tomatoes and peppers in a crispy shortcrust pastry and an egg and cream cheese filling is indescribably delicious.

Rating: Ø 5 ( 1 votes )

Ingredients

Shortcrust pastry

  • 70 g butter, cold
  • 50 ml water, cold
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 150 g flour

Filling

  • 3 eggs
  • ½ courgettes
  • 1 tomato
  • ½ red pepper
  • 1 spring onion stalk
  • 20 g cornflour
  • 50 ml milk
  • Salt, to taste
  • Pepper, to taste
  • 150 g cream cheese
  • 100 g crème fraîche
  • Dried rosemary, to taste
  • Dried basil, to taste
  • Thyme, dried, to taste

Instructions

Shortcrust pastry

  1. In a food processor, mix the butter, water, salt and flour into a shortcrust pastry.
  2. Knead the dough by hand and wrap in cling film.
  3. Let the dough rest in the fridge for 30 minutes.
  4. Put the dough on a worktop Roll out with flour.
  5. Transfer the dough onto a rolling pin into the tart tin.
  6. Press the dough into the tin.
  7. Prick several holes with a fork.

Filling

  1. Dice the zucchini and tomato.
  2. Pepper Cut into sticks or cubes.
  3. Chop the chives into small pieces.
  4. Beat the eggs in a bowl.
  5. Pour in the milk.
  6. Season with salt and pepper.
  7. Add the cream cheese, crème fraîche and spring onion rings.
  8. With the blender mix everything into a uniform mass.
  9. Spread the zucchini, tomatoes and peppers on the shortcrust pastry.
  10. Pour in the egg mixture.
  11. Bake the vegetable quiche in a preheated oven at 180 degrees for approx. 45 minutes.
  12. The vegetarian quiche for 10 minutes let cool down and then cut into pieces.

Utensils

  • food processor
  • hand mixer
  • mixing bowl
  • cutting board
  • cutlery
  • knife
  • tart tin