Artichoke and Herbed Goat Cheese Quiche Recipe - Vegetarian Times

Artichoke and Herbed Goat Cheese Quiche

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Artichoke and Herbed Goat Cheese Quiche

The blended goat cheese filling for this quiche turns light and soufflé-like when baked. If you’re not an artichoke lover, feel free to use other cooked vegetables.

  • 8Servings

Ingredients

  • 1 9-inch frozen piecrust
  • 2 4-oz. pkg. fresh herb goat cheese
  • 1 cup low-fat milk
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 14-oz. can whole artichoke hearts, rinsed, drained, and halved.

Preparation

1 Preheat oven to 425°F. Place piecrust on baking sheet.

2 Process goat cheese, milk, and eggs in food processor 1 minute, or until smooth. Season with pepper, if desired. Pour into piecrust, and arrange artichoke halves over top.

3 Bake quiche 15 minutes. Reduce oven heat to 350°F, and bake 45 minutes to 1 hour more, or until lightly browned on top and knife tip inserted in center of quiche comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes before serving.

Nutrition Information

  • Calories: 222
  • Carbohydrate Content: 15 g
  • Cholesterol Content: 78 mg
  • Fat Content: 14 g
  • Fiber Content: 0.5 g
  • Protein Content: 10 g
  • Saturated Fat Content: 6 g
  • Sodium Content: 317 mg
  • Sugar Content: 3 g