Caramelized Onion & Gruyere Quiche



Caramelized Onion & Gruyere Quiche

Picture yourself in a cozy kitchen, the aroma of caramelized onions wafting through the air, and the anticipation of a delicious Caramelized Onion & Gruyere Quiche filling your senses. This savory quiche is the perfect dish for brunch, lunch, or a light dinner. With its buttery, flaky crust, sweet caramelized onions, and creamy Gruyere cheese, it’s a crowd-pleaser that never goes out of style.

Ingredients

  • 1 pie crust (store-bought or homemade)
  • 2 large onions, thinly sliced
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 cup Gruyere cheese, grated
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. Roll out the pie crust and place it in a 9-inch pie dish. Trim any excess crust hanging over the edge.
  3. In a skillet, melt the butter over medium-low heat. Add the thinly sliced onions and cook, stirring occasionally, until they become caramelized and golden brown, about 20-25 minutes. Season with a pinch of salt and pepper.
  4. Sprinkle half of the grated Gruyere cheese over the pie crust.
  5. In a mixing bowl, whisk together the eggs and heavy cream. Season with salt and pepper.
  6. Spread the caramelized onions evenly over the cheese in the pie crust.
  7. Pour the egg and cream mixture over the onions.
  8. Sprinkle the remaining Gruyere cheese on top.
  9. Bake in the preheated oven for 30-35 minutes or until the quiche is set and the top is golden brown.
  10. Allow the quiche to cool slightly before slicing and serving.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 6 servings

Enjoy a slice of this Caramelized Onion & Gruyere Quiche with a side salad for a delightful meal that’s both comforting and elegant.

Nutrition Information: Calories: 320 | Fat: 24g | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 12g

Imagine savoring each bite, the sweetness of the caramelized onions blending perfectly with the rich and creamy Gruyere cheese. Whether you’re serving it at a special brunch or enjoying a quiet moment at home, this quiche is sure to become a favorite in your recipe collection. So go ahead, try your hand at making this Caramelized Onion & Gruyere Quiche, and let its flavors transport you to a culinary paradise.

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