The Tenglin Family loves spinach, so it is perhaps no surprise that they love this crowd-pleasing recipe. Read more recipes from the Wildwood Family Cookbook here. Bon Appetit!Print
The Tenglin Family’s Spinach Quiche
- Cook Time: 25 minutes
- Total Time: 45 minutes
- Category: Main Courses, Side Dish
- Cuisine: American
- Nonstick spray oil, for coating pan
- 3/4 cup (176 grams, 6 ounces, or 3/4 of an 8-ounce brick) cream cheese, soft at room temperature
- 2/3 cup (155 ml) half-and-half or 1/3 cup each whole milk and heavy cream
- 6 large eggs
- 2 10-ounce (283-gram) packages frozen chopped spinach, thawed
- 1 cup (115 grams or 4 ounces) grated cheddar or gruyere
- 1/2 cup (50 grams) finely grated Parmesan
- 1 small bundle (2 to 3 ounces or about 8 thin green onions) thinly sliced
- 1 tsp kosher salt
- 1/2 tsp freshly ground black pepper
- This can be baked in quarter-sheet (9×13-inch) pan or casserole dish.
- Use an electric mixer or your best whisking skills to beat cream cheese in the bottom of a large bowl until smooth and fluffy.
- Gradually drizzle in half-and-half, whisking the whole time so that the mixture incorporates smoothly.
- Whisk in eggs, two at a time, until combined.
- Squeeze out spinach in handfuls, removing as much extra moisture as possible.
- Stir in spinach, cheddar, parmesan, scallions, salt and pepper. Pour in filling
- Bake quiche at 425 degrees until crust is golden brown and filling is set, about 25 minutes.
- Cool at least 10 minutes before serving. Quiche keeps in fridge for 4 to 5 days.
Angelica, Kevin and Luisa Tenglin
Keywords: Solstice 2020