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Quiche Virginian Recipe
|Virginia ham||1 Cup (16 tbs), diced|
|Light cream||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|White pepper||1⁄4 Teaspoon|
|Parmesan cheese||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), grated|
|Chives||1 Tablespoon, chopped|
|Citrus||1 Tablespoon (For Garnish)|
|Swiss cheese||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), grated|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 3114 Calories from Fat 2286
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 259 g398.5%
Saturated Fat 148.9 g744.4%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 1662.2 mg
Sodium 3271.9 mg136.3%
Total Carbohydrates 59 g19.6%
Dietary Fiber 3.3 g13.3%
Sugars 23.3 g
Protein 139 g277.2%
Vitamin A 169.3% Vitamin C 31.1%
Calcium 291.7% Iron 29.4%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Lightly oil a 10 inch quiche dish or pie pan.
Roll out the Pastry 1/8 inch thick on a lightly floured board or pastry cloth.
Press it firmly into the prepared dish.
Prick the dough well with a fork.
Bake at 400Â° F for 5 minutes.
Reduce the heat to 350Â° F.
Combine the virginia ham, Parmesan, and chives.
Cover the bottom of the shell with the Swiss cheese.
Spread the ham mixture over the cheese.
Beat the eggs, cream, white pepper, and nutmeg together until well blended.
Taste for seasoning.
Depending on the saltiness of the virginia ham, it may be necessary to add a little salt.
Pour the mixture into the shell.
Bake at 350Â° F for 40 minutes or until done.
Let the quiche stand for 10 minutes before cutting it.
Garnish with Citrus Fruit Garnish.