Leek and Mushroom Quiche
Pastry:Sift flour and salt into a bowl, rub in butter, add egg yolk and lemon juice and mix to a firm dough. Cover and refrigerate 20 minutes. Roll dough out large enough to line a 25cm flan tin, trim the edges. Cover pastry with greaseproof paper and fill with dried beans or rice to hold in shape while cooking. Bake in a moderate oven for 7 minutes, remove paper and beans and bake a furthur 7 minutes. Set aside until required.
Slice leeks and mushrooms.
Melt butter in a pan and cook garlic, mushrooms and leeks about 4 minutes until tender.
Spread leek mushroom mixture evenly over pastry. Pour over egg mixture and sprinkle with paprika. Bake in a moderate oven for about 30 minutes or until set.
Thursday, December 3, 2009 - 10:22pm