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Easy Sausage Quiche

Easy Sausage Quiche

Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Keyword easy-sausage-quiche
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Resting Time 30 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 427kcal
Author Melissa Sperka


  • 1 9-inch unbaked deep dish frozen pie crust (I.e. Mrs Smith's)
  • 8 oz mild or spicy breakfast sausage
  • 5 green onions green onions thinly sliced
  • 2 cups shredded sharp cheddar cheese divided
  • 1 cup half and half
  • 6 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • ½ teaspoon ground mustard
  • few dashes hot sauce optional


  • Preheat the oven to 350°F. Place pie shell on cookie sheet. Set aside.
  • In a non-stick skillet over medium high heat, cook the sausage until no pink remains. 
  • Add the green onion and cook for 1 minute longer. Drain excess fat from pan.
  • Spread ½ sausage mixture in pie shell ad sprinkle with ½ cheese. Spread remaining sausage over cheese.
  • In a medium size mixing bowl whisk together the half and half, eggs, salt, pepper,and mustard.  Add a few dashes hot sauce, if desired.
  • Pour evenly over sausage. Sprinkle with remaining cheese. 
  • Place into oven and bake for 45-50 minutes or until the center is set when gently shaken. Check at 30 minutes and lay a piece of aluminum foil on top to prevent over browning if needed.
  • Allow to rest for 30 minutes. Serve warm. 


Serving: 1serving | Calories: 427kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 19g | Fat: 32g | Saturated Fat: 14g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 3g | Monounsaturated Fat: 13g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 201mg | Sodium: 812mg | Potassium: 221mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 622IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 267mg | Iron: 2mg