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How to Make Quiche Healthy

Try these 4 tricks from our test kitchen for how to make quiche healthier but still great tasting.

I love hosting brunch for friends, but I don’t like to get up extra early to cook. Quiche with a flaky crust—as pretty as it is delicious—is my solution. It can be made ahead and is just as flavorful served warm or at room temperature. But as perfect as quiche is for entertaining, it’s hard to celebrate its healthfulness. So, we’ve given it a makeover. We start with a healthier crust, add lots of vegetables and pour in a lighter egg filling. Like the classics? Try Ham & Swiss Quiche. Or for a taste of the Southwest, layer in corn, cherry tomatoes and pickled jalapeños. And because quiche is so satisfying, you’ll want to try these recipes for lunch or a light supper too. No matter how you slice it, you’re on your way to a better quiche.

—Stacy Fraser, Test Kitchen Manager

Here are 4 steps to healthier quiche:

Next: Step 1: Start with a Healthier Crust »


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