Mini quiche with courgettes and speck Garland of bread with cotechino

Looking for afanciful idea for a aperitif or for a picnic? these Mini quiche with courgettes and speck are for you. The idea of ​​using the sandwich bread as a shell to contain a delicious filling of egg, cream, speck And zucchini in strips is a winner and the result will amaze you!

Ingrediants

  • 6-8 slices of bread with cereals
  • 2 courgettes
  • 70 g of speck into strips
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 pinch of grated lemon zest
  • 100 ml of
  • fresh cream
  • 2 tablespoons of grated Parmesan cheese
  • 3 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil
  • salt
  • pepper

The Mini quiche with courgettes and speck I am greedy And simple to prepare, perfect for a aperitif or a lunch in the open air. The filling is inspired by that of the famous Quiche Lorraine, savoury cake typical of Lorraine, it is in fact composed of cream, egg And parmesan, with the addition of the speck and of zucchini instead ofemmentaler and of bacon. The base of these mini quiches is not made of shortcrust pastry but is made with sandwich bread, in this case with cereals, an original idea to speed up the preparation of this recipe.

You can replace the cereal bread with shortcrust pastry or puff pastry, homemade or already ready.

If you are organizing a aperitif, and you like the idea of ​​preparing dishes single portion, you can make others tasty recipes such as the mini savory sbrisolone, the mini ricotta cheesecake with dried tomatoes or the mini mustard burgers. If you love the combination of zucchini And speck, you can’t miss the Aubergine and courgette rolls with speck and mozzarella or the Seven jars savory cake.

OTHER DELICIOUS RECIPES: Smoked Salmon Quiche, Salmon and Potato Mini Quiche, Spelled Tartlets

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How to prepare: Mini quiche with courgettes and speck

Easy Execution Preparation Time 20 min Cooking Time 30 min Servings 6 – 8

How to prepare: Mini quiche with courgettes and speck

Preparation Mini quiche with courgettes and speck - Phase 1

Preparation Mini quiche with courgettes and speck - Phase 1

To make the mini quiche with courgettes and speck, start by cutting the bread. Using a 12 cm diameter circular pastry cutter, make a disc from each slice. Flatten each disc with a rolling pin.

Preparation Mini quiche with courgettes and speck - Phase 2

Preparation Mini quiche with courgettes and speck - Phase 2

Grease a muffin mold with butter and place the bread discs inside to form shells. Let them dry in a preheated oven at 180 ° for about 3 minutes. Keep aside. Using a grater with large holes, grate the zucchini collecting them in a bowl.

Preparation Mini quiche with courgettes and speck - Phase 3

Preparation Mini quiche with courgettes and speck - Phase 3

Heat the oil in a non-stick pan, add the courgettes and speck, making them sauté for about 5 minutes, stirring occasionally with a spoon. Let it cool down. In a bowl, beat the eggs, add the non-whipped liquid cream, the grated lemon zest, the parmesan and mix everything, adding salt and pepper.

Preparation Mini quiche with courgettes and speck - Phase 4

Preparation Mini quiche with courgettes and speck - Phase 4

Add the courgette and speck mixture and turn. Pour it into the bread shells and bake in the oven at 200 ° for about 15-20 minutes.

Preparation Mini quiche with courgettes and speck - Step 5

Remove from the oven and serve the mini quiche with courgettes and speck warm or cold.

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