Pea Quiche with Cheese Pastry and Savoury Egg Custard

Cooking time
'
Nr of servings
10
Difficulty Level
Pea Quiche with Cheese Pastry and Savoury Egg Custard

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Cooking time
'
Nr of servings
10
Difficulty Level

Ingredients

6 
basil leaves, chopped
3 
tomatoes
160 
g 
margarine
5 
large eggs
2 
sprigs of thyme
66 
g 
spring onions
200 
g 
Birds Eye garden peas
Deliciously Tender Garden Peas
300 
g 
plain flour
90 
g 
Cheddar cheese
300 
g 
semi-skimmed milk
1 
pinch of salt
60 
g 
water

Method

  1. Make the pastry mix, adding in 60g of the cheese and allow to rest for 20 minutes in the fridge.
  2. Roll out the pastry and place into a 23cm flan dish, line with baking parchment and fill with baking beads or uncooked rice.
  3. Place in an oven pre-heated to 180˚C/200˚C (fan) for 15 minutes.
  4. Remove the baking parchment and return to the oven for a further 5 minutes.
  5. Sauté the spring onions in some oil to soften.
  6. Boil the peas according to pack instructions.
  7. Cover the base of the flan with the onions and peas.
  8. Mix the milk and eggs together and pour into the flan, sprinkling some cheese on top.
  9. Bake at 180˚ C for about 35 minutes, until the egg is set.
  10. Cut into 10 slices and serve.