Quiche Lorraine, the authentic French recipe

The quiche Lorraine is a French classic! But have you ever tasted the real French taste of this delicious dish? Try our easy recipe and dive into French flavors.

With the same basis, you can also change the flavors. For example switch the bacon with tomato and tuna, brocolis, chicken and mustard, etc.

Ingredients (for 6 people):

  • 1 homemade dough (180g of flour, 90g of butter at room temperature, 1 pinch of salt, 30ml of ice water)
  • 200 g bacon
  • 3 eggs
  • 20 cl of cream
  • 20 cl of milk
  • 1 pinch of pepper
  • Tools:
  • Round mold
  • Rolling pin

For the dough (French Pâte brisée)

In a bowl, pour the flour and the butter. Mix with your hand, till you have a sand texture. Be sure to mix all the pieces of butter with the flour. Add the water (very cold). Mix well and make a bowl of dough. Put in the fridge for at least 30 min.

Preheat the oven to 360 ° F.

Roll your dough with a rolling pin. Add flour to prevent it sticking. Roll until your dough is the size of your mold.

The quiche Lorraine

Fill the mold with parchment paper. Then add the dough. With a fork makes small holes. Leave it in the fridge.

In a pan, cook the bacon. Drain the cooking fat.

In a bowl mix the eggs, the cream and the milk. Add the pepper. Add the bacon, mix and pour over the dough.

Cook 45 to 50 minutes in the oven.

Bon appétit!

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