Leek & Sundried Tomato Quiche

Leek & Sundried Tomato Quiche

Picnic season is on its way! This tofu-based vegan tomato quiche is a delicious egg and diary-free alternative to a traditional quiche but is every bit as tasty. Your picnic basket will be the envy of all your friends if you swap our soggy sandwiches for a slice of this leek and sundried tomato quiche.

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Servings: 6

Servings: 6

Ingredients

Method

Ingredients

(Servings: 6)

  • 0.16666666666667 0.16666666666667 pack tofu (280g)
  • 0.16666666666667 0.16666666666667 sheet of ready rolled shortcrust pastry
  • 25 25 g vegan soft cheese
  • 8.3333333333333 8.3333333333333 g vegan parmesan grated
  • 16.666666666667 16.666666666667 ml soya single cream
  • 0.33333333333333 0.33333333333333 Tbsp English mustard
  • 0.33333333333333 0.33333333333333 leeks
  • 0.16666666666667 0.16666666666667 Tbsp olive oil
  • 20 20 g sundried tomatoes
  • 1.6666666666667 1.6666666666667 cherry tomatoes

Method

  1. Preheat the oven to 200°C.
  2. Take a tart tin or round baking tin approx. 22cm in diameter and line with the pastry then blind bake according to the packet instructions.
  3. To make the filling, heat a pan and add the olive oil. Finely slice the leeks and cook in the pan until softened.
  4. Place the Tofoo, soft cheese, half the grated parmesan, cream and mustard in a food processor and blitz to form a smooth paste. Season well with salt and pepper and transfer to a bowl. Finely chop the sundried tomatoes and add to the Tofoo mix along with the cooled leeks.
  5. Add the filling to the tart case and smooth the top.
  6. Cut the tomatoes into half and place on the top of the quiche then sprinkle with the remaining grated parmesan.
  7. Place in the oven and bake for 30 mins until the quiche is hot in the middle.
  8. Remove from the oven and allow to cool a little before serving with a fresh salad.

Need some more tasty additions for your picnic basket?

Why not bring along a batch of this yummy vegan potato salad

Written by

The Tofoo Co.

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