10 min

Clafoutis With White Asparagus And Emmental Cheese 

This recipe for clafoutis with white asparagus is highly original. Enjoy it in the spring when asparagus is in season. A feast for the eyes, as well as the taste buds!

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Ingredients For

  • Aspergus
    Fruits & Vegetables
    PDO White Landes Asparagus
  • x 3
  • 7 fl oz
  • Creme fraiche in a bowl
    Dairy products
    PDO Heavy Crème Fraîche
    7 fl oz See the article
  • 2 oz
  • Emmental
    Dairy products
    French Emmental de Savoie Cheese PGI
    2.50 fl oz See the article
  • Butter
    Dairy products
    PDO Poitou-Charente Butter
    1 oz See the article
  • 2 fl oz

Preheat the oven to 180°C

Grease a gratin dish with butter.

Cut the ends off the asparagus and remove the outermost layer with a peeler. 

Blanche them for 5 minutes in boiling water, then drain. 

Whisk the eggs and flour together in a mixing bowl. Add the milk and cream. Season with salt and pepper. Mix everything together until you obtain a uniform texture.  

Arrange the asparagus tips in the dish. Cover with the mixture and grate some Emmental cheese on top. 

Bake for around twenty minutes and serve hot or warm.  

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Fleur de sel de Guérande sea salt PGI
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