Smoked Sausage Quiche

Honorable Mention

Finest Cooking Holiday Recipe Contest

Submitted by: Susan Ellis, Corn Belt Energy Corporation

Smoked Sausage Quiche

It’s just delicious! I make it every Christmas for my family’s breakfast buffet. It’s always one of the first things gone.
Course Breakfast


  • 1 deep dish pie crust
  • 1/2 lb. Smoked sausage chopped
  • 3/4 c. small curd cottage cheese
  • 1/2 c. Parmesan cheese freshly grated
  • 1/2 c. Cojack cheese shredded
  • 1 T. onion chopped
  • 6 large eggs
  • 1/2 c. half & half


  • Put pie crust on a baking sheet. Layer sausage, onion and cheeses in pie crust.
  • Whip eggs and half and half, pour over ingredients in pie crust.
  • Bake in a 350 degree oven 30 - 35 minutes or until center is set. Let sit for 10 minutes before serving.