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Elsa's Comtoise galette

Elsa's Comtoise galette

This galette is a classic Comtois dessert that resembles choux pastry (pâte à choux).

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Last modified on: January 20th 2013

For 1 galette, you will need:

How long does it take?

PreparationCookingStart to finish
21 min.25 min.46 min.
Preservation: A day or two in the fridge, protected by food film
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Step by step recipe

1 Elsa's Comtoise galette : Photo of step #1Preheat the oven to 390°F (200°C)

Put 250 ml whole milk, 100 g caster sugar and 75 g butter into a pan.

Bring to the boil over medium heat.
5 min.
2 Elsa's Comtoise galette : Photo of step #2Turn the heat down and tip in 150 g flour all at once.

Beat vigorously with a wooden spoon until the dough collects into a ball.

Remove the pan from the heat and leave to cool for 5 minutes. You can transfer the dough to a bowl now if you prefer.
3 min.
3 Elsa's Comtoise galette : Photo of step #3Add 3 eggs one at a time, mixing well as you add each one... 5 min.
4 Elsa's Comtoise galette : Photo of step #4...until evenly mixed.
5 Elsa's Comtoise galette : Photo of step #5Pour in 120 g cream and mix once more. 2 min.
6 Elsa's Comtoise galette : Photo of step #6Finish by adding 1 tablespoon orange flower water (if you wish) and mix one last time. 2 min.
7 Elsa's Comtoise galette : Photo of step #7Spread the dough out into a buttered tart mould or tin. 3 min.
8 Elsa's Comtoise galette : Photo of step #8Glaze the top. 3 min.
9 Elsa's Comtoise galette : Photo of step #9Draw lines with a fork to decorative the top. 3 min.
10 Elsa's Comtoise galette : Photo of step #10Bake for about 20 minutes, watching for colouration. 20 min.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
234958 gr225 gr135 gr
117 %22 %21 %20 %
Per 100 g
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
2586 gr25 gr15 gr
13 %2 %2 %2 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories by day for a woman (change to a man).

How much will it cost?

For 1 galette : 2.54 €

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And to drink?: For a dessert Comtois the best is a wine Comtois: a small glass of "vin de paille" will be the top!
Source: Elsa, of course - she did all of it.
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