Financiers


Financiers
This delicious little cake gets its name from its shape, in the form of a gold ingot.
276,764 24.8/5 for 40 ratings
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Last modified on: March 10th 2019

For 70 Financiers, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
17 min.15 min.32 min.
Keeping: Several days in a closed metal box.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 3 min.
Financiers : Photo of step #1
Sieve 150 g icing sugar, 80 g ground almonds, and 30 g flour, then mix.

Preheat oven to 210°C or 410°F.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Financiers : Photo of step #2
Mix 110 g egg white with flour, almonds and icing sugar mixture.

Stage 3 - 2 min.
Financiers : Photo of step #3
Add 125 g Noisette butter to mixture..

Stage 4 - 2 min.
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Mix well.

Stage 5 - 5 min.
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Pour mixture in moulds without filling them completely, because financiers rise during cooking.

Stage 6 - 15 min.
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Put in the oven for about 15 minutes, remove as soon as they are golden brown.

Stage 7
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You can also make fruits financiers by using small fruits like blackcurrant for example.

Put 2 or 3 by mould.

Stage 8
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And cook normally.

You can use so any small fruits like raspberries, blueberry, strawberries, etc.You can also taste the pistachio financiers.

Remarks

So that they remain nice and moist, it's important that financiers are not overcooked. Watch carefully towards the end of cooking time.

Serve financiers with coffee or tea, or with fruit desserts.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
2,186 Kcal or 9,152 Kj25 gr186 gr149 gr
109 %9 %18 %23 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
442 Kcal or 1,851 Kj5 gr38 gr30 gr
22 %2 %4 %5 %
Per piece
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
31 Kcal or 130 Kj< 1 gr3 gr2 gr
2 %<1 %<1 %<1 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

From Gaston Lenôtre.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
Icing sugarIcing sugar: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Amiens macaroons, Tarte Normande, Cigarettes Russes (Piroulines), Linzer torte, Mini lemon millefeuilles, ... All
Noisette butterNoisette butter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Pistachio "Financiers", Grapefruit moelleux, Chocolate madeleines, Pancake batter, Lemon and lime cakes, ... All
Egg whiteEgg white: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Meringues, Macarons (the original French macaroons) , Strawberry sorbet, Oat financiers for Louise, Pistachio madeleines, ... All
Ground almondsGround almonds: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Chocolate madeleines, Santiago Cake, Blackcurrant-almond muffins, Nanou's chocolate cake, Amiens macaroons, ... All

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