Prosciutto & Roasted Pepper Quiches

Makes 12


  • 6 slices prosciutto (90g)
  • 300ml single cream
  • 60ml milk
  • 3 eggs
  • 3 sheets ready-made shortcrust pastry
  • 4 slices (170g) roasted red pepper, chopped coarsely
  • 4 tbsp fresh basil, coarsely chopped
  • 75g grated cheese


  1. Preheat the oven to 200°C/400°F. Grease a 12-hole muffin pan.
  2. Cook prosciutto in a heated, oiled frying pan until crisp, then cool and chop coarsely.
  3. In a large jug, mix together the cream, milk and eggs to make the quiche filling. Put aside.
  4. Cut twelve 9cm rounds from the pastry and press into the pan holes.
  5. Mix together the prosciutto, pepper, basil and cheese and divide among the pastry cases. Pour quiche filling into each case
  6. Bake for about 25 minutes. Cool in the pan for 5 minutes before serving.