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Gluten Free Butternut Squash with Sage Quiche
Gluten Free Butternut Squash with Sage Quiche
Prep Time
40 mins
Cook Time
40 mins
Total Time
1 hr 20 mins
 

The taste of butternut squash is my favorite taste in the fall. Most of all the wonderful butternut squash that is as sweet as candy this time of year.

Course: Lunch, Main Course
Cuisine: American, Gluten Free
Servings: 6
Calories: 569 kcal
Ingredients
Crust
  • 2 ½ cups Namsie Biscuit Mix
  • ½ cup cold shorting or butter
  • 3-5 tablespoons of butter
  • 1 egg
Filling
  • 1 cup of frozen spinach
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 1/2 - 2 cups roasted winter squash cubes roast squash, cool, peel and cut into 1" cubes
  • 2 tablespoons slivered fresh sage leaves
  • 1 tablespoon of rice flour
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 cup of half/half
  • 2 oz. goat cheese
  • salt and pepper
Instructions
Crust
  1. Mix the batter, roll it out and place in a pie pan.
  2. Keep in the refrigerator until ready to pour the quiche filling.
Filling
  1. Get the strips of thick maple bacon from Apple Gate (they are the best!)
  2. Take your bacon and cut into small pieces, place it in the pan and let it get crisp.
  3. When it’s done place on a plate.
  4. Take the spanish and cook in the same pan you cook the bacon.
  5. Drain some of the fat and cook your spinach in that pan.
  6. In a glass pan pour the olive oil, then place your squash, sprinkle the sage salt and pepper and mix.
  7. Place in the oven for 20 minutes at 375º
  8. In a bowl mix 1 tablespoon rice flour, large eggs, 1 cup of half/half.
  9. Take your squash, bacon and spinach and mix it all together.
  10. Pour into the pie crust.
  11. Then take you’re your wet ingredients and pour on top.
  12. Crumble the goat cheese on top.
  13. Sprinkle salt and pepper on top and place in the oven.
  14. Bake at 375º until slightly puffed, set, and browned in places, about 40 minutes.
  15. Remove and cool slightly before slicing into wedges and serve.
Recipe Notes
Nutrition Facts
Gluten Free Butternut Squash with Sage Quiche
Amount Per Serving
Calories 569 Calories from Fat 360
% Daily Value*
Fat 40g62%
Saturated Fat 20g125%
Cholesterol 185mg62%
Sodium 985mg43%
Potassium 394mg11%
Carbohydrates 40g13%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 7g8%
Protein 12g24%
Vitamin A 7855IU157%
Vitamin C 9.5mg12%
Calcium 229mg23%
Iron 3mg17%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.