I was shocked at how much I enjoyed this Hamburger Quiche. I had a friend over when I was making it and we both couldn’t stop eating it. I was going to give her the leftovers, but ended up keeping them for myself. I’m usually not that greedy and love to share, but this easy quiche recipe was one I couldn’t stop thinking about!
It may look like your regular run-of-the-mill quiche. Eggs, cheese in a pastry crust. However, it has a “secret” ingredient that adds such a wonderful creaminess to the filling. Mayonnaise.
All I know is that I’m adding mayonnaise to my quiche recipes from now on. Seriously, try it!
It’s creamy, cheesy and hearty. I couldn’t eat just one piece. I had to have two and so did my friend.
How to Make Hamburger Quiche
To save time, use a ready-made pie shell that you bake yourself. I’m lazy so I often use them in my recipes. If you prefer your own homemade crust, use your favourite recipe and kudos to you!
I also drained the ground beef after I cooked it so it wasn’t too greasy. I like to use lean ground beef in my recipes.
To start, spread the ground beef on the bottom of the unbaked pie shell. Then add the cheddar cheese, green onions and a dash of pepper.
Stir the mayonnaise, milk, eggs and cornstarch together in a bowl and pour into the pie shell.
It bakes for 35 minutes at 400F. Enjoy it fresh from the oven.
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Serve Hamburger Quiche for brunch or lunch with friends. I guarantee it will impress! It pairs nicely with a side tossed salad or soup.
For more quiche recipes, check out my Bacon, Spinach & Mushroom Crustless Quiche, Bacon and Potato Quiche and Slow Cooker Spinach & Feta Quiche.
- 1 9″ unbaked deep dish pie shell
- 3/4 cup ground beef, cooked and drained
- 1/4 cup mayonnaise
- 3/4 cup milk
- 3 eggs
- 1 tbsp cornstarch
- 1 1/2 cup cheddar cheese, cubed
- 1/2 cup green onions, sliced
- Dash of pepper
- Preheat oven to 400F.
- Spread ground beef in pie shell followed by cheddar cheese, green onions and dash of pepper.
- In a bowl, stir together mayonnaise, milk, eggs and cornstarch. Pour egg mixture over ingredients in pie shell.
- Bake for 35 minutes or until a knife inserted in the centre comes out clean. Serve hot.
Nutrition Information: Yield: 6 Serving Size: 1 slice
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 454 Total Fat: 30.9g Saturated Fat: 11.1g Trans Fat: 0.3g Unsaturated Fat: 17.4g Cholesterol: 144.8mg Sodium: 457.5mg Carbohydrates: 23.2g Fiber: 0.6g Sugar: 3.6g Protein: 20.1g