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Basil Tomato and Corn Quiche

This quiche is another great summer dish with the abundance of fresh basil in my garden and corn at the market 6/$1.00!  It only takes one corn cob and a few other ingredients to make this easy dish.
  • 1 single pie crust (yes, I took the easy way out and used a purchased crust)
  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 12 or more cherry tomatoes, sliced and deseeded (you can use other small tomatoes depending on what you have in your garden or what you see in the market)
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 cup fresh corn kernels (cut from 1 ear) or you can use frozen
  • 1/2 cup loosely packed basil
  • 1 can green chilies (or 1 chopped jalapeño with seeds and white membrane removed
  • 1 cup grated sharp cheddar cheese
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • 1/2 cup 2% milk
Preheat oven 375 F.
Place prepared pie crust in pie pan, set aside.
Heat olive oil in large skillet over high heat.  Place sliced tomatoes cut side down with garlic in oil and cook about 10 minutes till brown but not burned.  Gently torn over for 2-3 more minutes. Sprinkle with 1/8 teaspoon salt and pepper. Remove from pan and place cut side up  in uncooked crust. 
Layer corn kernels over tomatoes, then basil and chilies. 
Sprinkle on the cheese.
In a bowl, whisk together the eggs, cream and milk then pour over cheese.
Bake 35 minutes till puffy and lightly browned.  A knife inserted in center should come out clean.

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Blog hubs liked this a lot.  I suppose we’ll have it again, and again, and again. Smile


  1. Yum! I have all these ingredients! Guess what's for dinner tomorrow?
    Thanks for sharing,
    Linda @ Tumbleweed Contessa

  2. This looks really tasty! I am going to make it for brunch this Sunday. Printed and pinned! Thanks for sharing!

    1. That makes me happy. Let me know how you like it.

  3. That looks delicious I will be back later for a slice :-)

  4. My belly is grumbling for a bite. This looks delicious.

  5. I have never made Quiche before, I suppose I should fix that :) It looks absolutely delicious. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Best of the Weekend. Have a wonderful week!

  6. This looks yum! I just made a corn casserole and I bet this corn quiche would be yum too! Thanks for sharing at All Things Pretty.


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