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Danish Blue Quiche    Veg    HT   CD  MC  PIC    60mins

Serves 4      Hot   Cold Vegetarian  Savoury Flan  Tart   Main Course  Buffet  Picnics



225g/8oz Shortcrust Pastry

100g/4oz Danish Blue cheese

25g/1oz Full fat soft cheese

1/2 Green Pepper, sliced into rings

1 Tomato, chopped

2 Eggs

150ml/5 fl.oz. Single Cream

Salt & Pepper

Ground Nutmeg




1.  Roll out the pastry and line an 18 cm /7 inch flan tin.  Heat the oven to 200C, 400F, Gas mark 6


2. . Line the pastry case with greaseproof paper and beans to bake blind for 10 minutes. Lower the oven heat to 180C, 350F, Gas mark 4. Remove the filing and bake the case for 10 minutes, to crisp the base.


3. Meanwhile, crumble the Danish blue into a bowl, add the soft cheese then mash the cheeses together with a fork, breaking up any lumps. Keep 2 pepper rings for garnishing and chop the remaining pepper. 


4.Mix the chopped pepper and the tomato with the cheeses. Beat the eggs and cream together then add to the cheeses and beat until well blended and season to taste.


5. Pour the cheese mixture into the case and bake for 20-30 minutes or until set. Serve hot or cold.


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