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edinaeats Nov 10, 2004 08:45 AM

I am drawing a blank-

what seasonal goods can I use in a quiche?

thanks!

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    Carb Lover Nov 11, 2004 03:49 PM

    For inspiration, your local farmer's market would be a good start for what's fresh and seasonal.

    What sounds good to me: quiche of swiss chard, caramelized red onions, and gruyere cheese (don't forget to add a pinch of nutmeg!!). If it's a main course, then add some chopped bacon...mmmm...

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      emdb Nov 11, 2004 01:16 PM

      not a quiche, per se, but make a tortilla espanola (basically a potato fritatta), except with sliced turnips or rutabaga, and a little gouda and thyme.

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        pecan pie wife Nov 10, 2004 01:22 PM

        Cranberry sweet potato quiche. I love this recipe--it's great warm, cold or room temperature and you can eat it for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dessert.

        Link: http://www.worldwideschool.org/librar...

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          edinaeats Nov 10, 2004 03:57 PM

          thanks!

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          foodiex2 Nov 10, 2004 10:56 AM

          caramalized onions and/or leaks and gently steamed or roasted chunks of butternut squash. This is great with a dash or two of freshly ground nutmeg and cinnamin.

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            Sir Gawain Nov 10, 2004 10:10 AM

            Pears, blue cheese and walnuts.

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              Daisy's Nov 10, 2004 08:56 AM

              A broccoli quiche with onions or leeks and roasted red, orange or yellow peppers would be my choice for this time of year.

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