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MINIATURE SAUSAGE QUICHES
Contributed by: Dorothy Marie Martin
1â�„2 lb. ground pork sausage
2 large eggs, beaten
1â�„2 cup milk
11â�„2 TBS butter, melted
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
30 to 36 pastry shells
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp. salt
1â�„3 cup butter, melted
1 egg yolk
5-6 TBS cold water
Cook and drain sausage. Combine sausage, eggs, milk, butter and
cheese. Stir well and pour into prepared shells. Sprinkle with
paprika. Bake at 350 degrees for 20-25 minutes or until set
Combine flour and salt. Add butter and egg yolk, stirring well.
Sprinkle cold water 1 TBS at a time evenly over surface. Stir with a
fork until dry ingredients are moistened. Shape dough into a ball, cover and chill.
Divide dough into 30 to 36 small balls. Place balls in lightly greased miniature muffin pans, pressing dough on bottom and up sides to form shells. Prick bottom and sides of shells with fork. Bake at 400 degrees for five minutes. Remove from pans and cool on wire racks.
(This recipe was contributed as part of a "Cook of the Week" feature.)