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Ham, leek, egg & cheese pies

Method

  • Preheat oven to 170°C-180°C fan forced (190°-200°C normal). 
  • Heat the oil in a heavy-bottomed pan and gently saute the leeks until tender.
  • Cut the ham into rounds and place in deep muffin trays. Top with the leek, gently pressing down, and then carefully break the eggs on top.
  • Sprinkle with a little cream, ground pepper and both cheeses. Then cook in the oven for about 12 mins until the eggs are just set.
  • Leave in muffin tray for about 5 mins before unmoulding and serving hot or cold.
  • adapted from a recipe by Jill Dupleix, Australian food writer

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp olive or vegetable oil
  • 1-2 leeks, sliced
  • 6 slices ham
  • 6 large eggs
  • thickened cream
  • ground pepper
  • grated tasty cheese
  • freshly grated parmesan

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