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Smoked Ham Pie - Swedish Quiche (Skinkpaj) More Recipes Like This

Ingredients: Metric Units
1 recipe rich short pastry (Mördeg)
8 oz. smoked ham, cubed
6 egg yolks
1 c sour cream
1/4 lb Gruyere, shredded (use herrgårdsost if you can get it)
salt and pepper to taste
1 tsp grated nutmeg
Press pastry dough into baking pan.

Set oven to 350°F.

Combine egg yolks, sour cream, ham, and cheese. Pour over dough, like a pizza.

Bake at 350°F for 20 minutes.

On Herrgårdsost
Herrgårdsost is a semi-hard yellow cheese made from cow's milk with a mild nuttiness similar to Gruyere or aged cheddar. It has a few small holes (like Swiss cheese does) and is produced in large wheels coated with yellow wax. The name means "manor house cheese."
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Contributed on: and modified on Saturday November 4th, 2006