Step by step recipe:
- 5 min.Cut slices of brioche about 1cm (0.4 inch) thick, 2 rounds per person (a cutter is the ideal tool for this).
Ideally the circles should be about 6 cm (2.3 inches) in diameter.
- 5 min.Take half the cicles and cut out the centres to leave a ring of brioche 1cm (0.4 inch) wide (see the photo).
So for each person, you should have 1 circle + 1 ring (of the same diameter, as they will be placed one on top of the other).
- 10 min.Peel 2 kiwis and cut into small pieces. Sprinkle with 1 teaspoon Vanilla sugar and mix well.
- 3 min.
- 7 min.
- It is best to do this in a large pan, if you can (not like in the photos), so that all the circles can be cooked evenly at the same time.
- Place each fried circle on a serving plate.
- 7 min.Caramelize the rings in the same way.
If the sugar on the bottom of the pan is a bit burnt and black, do clean the pan first, then melt some more butter.
- 3 min.Place each ring on top of a circle. If you do this while they are still very hot, they should stick to each other, which is good.
- 5 min.Fill the centre with the compote and kiwi mixture and pour the custard around.
It is now ready to serve.
Remarks:If you do not have clarified butter, use normal butter, but be careful as it turns brown and burns more quickly than the clarified kind.
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