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Quiche
 
 

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Quiche can be a frugal meal.  It is a good way to make use of leftover bits of vegetables and meat.  The best way to save money and be thrift conscious with quiche is to use simple, yet flavorful recipes.

 

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Here are a couple frugal quiche recipes.

 

Hamburger Quiche

Ingredients

 

3/4 lb hamburger
1 onion, sliced
1 can condensed cheddar cheese soup
6 eggs
1/2 cup milk
1/2 tsp salt
1/8 tsp pepper
1/4 tsp thyme
1 unbaked pie shell
 

Brown the hamburger and onion.  Put in the unbaked pie shell.  Mix the rest of the ingredients and pour over the hamburger.

Bake at 375 degrees for 40 minutes.

 

Easy Ham Quiche

Ingredients

 

4 eggs
1 can cream of cheese soup
1/2 cup light cream
1/2 cup chopped ham
1/2 cup leftover cooked green vegetables
1 cup sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
1 unbaked pie crust
 
Beat eggs until light.  Gradually beat in  soup and cream.  Add ham, and vegetables. Set aside.
 
Sprinkle cheese, meat and vegetables over the bottom of the pie crust.  Top with soup mixture.
 
Bake at 350 degrees for 50 minutes or until center is firm.  Let stand 10 minutes before serving.
 
 

 

 

 

 

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