Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe

Please note: Posts may contain affiliate links or sponsored content. For more of our disclosure policy, click here. For more of our privacy and cookie policy, click here. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.
sweet potato and bacon quiche missing on slice, in a black pan, on a blue placemat. A napkin and silverware rests above the serving


This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and fresh farm eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe

A quiche is a savory dish consisting of a pastry crust filled with eggs, milk or cream, and cheese, meat, seafood or vegetables. A quiche can be served hot or cold. Thank you, wiki

The word quiche makes the dish sound more difficult to make than it really is! Making a quiche is actually fairly simple. If you have trouble with pie crusts (this can be an issue for some) simply buy one! The rest is just chopping, frying, and baking for this sweet potato and bacon quiche!

whole sweet potato and bacon quiche, in a black pan, on a blue placemat. A napkin and silverware rests to the upper right, a pan of potaties is in the upper left


Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe Notes:

• You can use a pre-made, rolled store-bought pie crust or make your own.

• If you would like to make your own pie crust, you may want to try this sweeter pie crust recipe. It is a phenomenal pie crust recipe.

• If sweet onions are available when you are making this quiche, you may want to give ’em a try for a different spin on this recipe.

• When sautéing the sweet potatoes, you do not need to cook them all the way through, just lightly brown them.

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe. This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and farm fresh eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.


Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe Ingredients:

• ½ pound Bacon
• 1 Onion
• 2 TBSP Butter
• 2 Sweet Potatoes, peeled and cubed
• 1 9″ Pie Crust
• 8 eggs
• 1½ cups Milk
• Salt to taste
• Pepper to taste
• 2 cups Grated Cheddar Cheese

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe Mise en Place:

Frying pan
• Knife
Cutting Board
• Paper Towels
• Peeler
Deep Dish Pie Plate
• Grater (if not using shredded cheese)
• Measuring Cup
• Aluminum Foil
Measuring Cup

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe. This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and farm fresh eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.


Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe Directions:

1. Cut up and fry one-half pound of bacon in a pan. When cooked, place the bacon on paper towels to soak up grease on the bacon. Do not discard the bacon grease in the pan.

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe. This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and farm fresh eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.


2. Chop one whole onion.
3. Peel and slice one onion. Fry the onions on medium heat in bacon grease until they are brown and begin to caramelize 15-20 minutes. Remove and set aside.

4. Peel and cube two sweet potatoes.
5. Sauté sweet potatoes in two tablespoons of butter. You do not need to cook these through, just lightly brown them. Set aside.
6. Preheat oven to 400°F.

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe. This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and farm fresh eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.


7. Place one pie crust in a deep-dish pie pan.

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe. This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and farm fresh eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.


8. In a large bowl mix together 8 eggs, 1½ cups of milk, salt, and pepper (to taste).
9. Add in 2 cups grated cheddar cheese, and the cooked onions, bacon, and sautéed sweet potatoes to the egg mixture. Combine well.

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe. This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and farm fresh eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.


10. Pour egg mixture into pie crust.

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe. This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and farm fresh eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.


11. Cover with aluminum foil and bake in a preheated 400°F oven for 40-45 minutes. Remove foil and cook for another 10-15 minutes. Remove from oven and let set for 10-15 minutes.

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe. This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and farm fresh eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.


12. Serve with fruit, biscuits, or salad.

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe. This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and farm fresh eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.


Yield: 1 quiche

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quiche Recipe. This easy to make quiche recipe is loaded with bacon-y goodness, delicious sweet potatoes, and farm fresh eggs. A perfect breakfast, lunch, or dinner recipe, this sweet potato and bacon quiche is a fantastic family meal.

Prep Time 35 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Additional Time 15 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 50 minutes

Ingredients

  • ½ pound Bacon
  • 1 Onion
  • 2 TBSP Butter
  • 2 Sweet Potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 1 9" Pie Crust
  • 8 eggs
  • 1½ cups Milk
  • Salt to taste
  • Pepper to taste
  • 2 cups Grated Cheddar Cheese

Instructions

  1. Cut up and fry one half pound of bacon in a pan. When cooked, place the bacon on paper towels to soak up grease on the bacon. Do not discard the bacon grease in the pan.
  2. Peel and chop one whole onion.
  3. Fry the onions on medium heat in bacon grease until they are brown and begin to caramelize 15-20 minutes. Remove and set aside.
  4. Peel and cube two sweet potatoes.
  5. Sauté sweet potatoes in two tablespoons of butter. You do not need to cook these through, just lightly brown them. Set aside.
  6. Preheat oven to 400°F.
  7. Place one prepared pie crust in a deep-dish pie pan.
  8. In a large bowl mix together 8 eggs, 1½ cups of milk, salt, and pepper (to taste).
  9. Add in 2 cups grated cheddar cheese, and the cooked onions, bacon, and sautéed sweet potatoes to the egg mixture. Combine well.
  10. Pour egg mixture into pie crust.
  11. Cover with aluminum foil and bake in a preheated 400°F oven for 40-45 minutes. Remove foil and cook for another 10-15 minutes. Remove from oven and let set for 10-15 minutes.
  12. Serve with fruit, biscuits, or salad.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

8

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 1282 Total Fat: 77g Saturated Fat: 29g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 43g Cholesterol: 253mg Sodium: 1672mg Carbohydrates: 109g Net Carbohydrates: 0g Fiber: 7g Sugar: 10g Sugar Alcohols: 0g Protein: 36g
Note: for exact nutritional information, consult your dietitian. All nutritional information provided is simply a guideline.

If you would like more egg-y breakfast recipes, try these:

Sausage Breakfast Pie Recipe This yummy sausage breakfast pie recipe is a really great meal for breakfast, brunch or dinner! This breakfast pie recipe freezes fabulously so makes for a great freezer casserole meal. Make two sausage breakfast pie recipes at once – one to serve – and one pie to freeze for later when you need that perfect meal quickly.

Broccoli and Ham Quiche Recipe – Use up your ham leftovers to make this easy quiche recipe! Broccoli, ham, cheese, and mushrooms combine for an easy to make this flavorful, delicious and satisfying Broccoli and Ham Quiche. Breakfast, lunch or dinner, this versatile quiche dish is sure to please your entire family.


• For more Recipes on Ann’s Entitled Life, click here.

• If you enjoyed this post, be sure to sign up for the Ann’s Entitled Life weekly newsletter, and never miss another article!



FOLLOW US ON:
Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life

Speak Your Mind

*

Return to top of page