Asparagus and Swiss Bake

Serve this meatless egg bake with a bowl of fresh berries and your favorite muffins.

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 60 min
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

2
cups cut (1 inch) asparagus spears*
1/2
cup chopped red bell pepper
8
medium green onions, sliced (1/2 cup)
2
cups shredded Swiss cheese (8 oz)
3/4
cup Original Bisquick™ mix
1 1/2
cups milk
1
teaspoon lemon-pepper seasoning salt
3
eggs

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 8-inch square (2-quart) glass baking dish with cooking spray. In 1-quart saucepan, heat 1 inch water to boiling. Add asparagus; cook uncovered 2 minutes. Drain thoroughly.
  • 2 In baking dish, mix asparagus, bell pepper and onions. In medium bowl, stir 1 1/2 cups of the cheese and the remaining ingredients until blended; pour into baking dish.
  • 3 Bake uncovered 35 to 40 minutes, sprinkling with remaining 1/2 cup cheese for last 5 minutes of baking, until knife inserted between center and edge comes out clean.

Expert Tips

*One 9-ounce box of Green Giant® frozen asparagus cuts, thawed and drained, can be substituted.(Don't cook the asparagus; just add it to the casserole.)

This bake can be made 8 to 12 hours ahead. Make as directed through step 2; cover and refrigerate. When ready to bake continue as directed in step 3, (bake time may be longer).

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
290
(
Calories from Fat
150),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
17g
17%
(Saturated Fat
9g,
9%
Trans Fat
1/2g
1/2%
),
Cholesterol
145mg
145%;
Sodium
370mg
370%;
Total Carbohydrate
18g
18%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
7g
7%
),
Protein
18g
18%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
30%;
Vitamin C
25%;
Calcium
40%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 2 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.