Breton galettes (pancakes)


Breton galettes (pancakes)
Of uniquely Breton origin, this is a buckwheat pancake on which you cook an egg with ham and cheese before folding it over. Easy and quick to make, it's an ideal answer to the question "what are we going to eat this evening?".
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Last modified on: February 21th 2011

Keywords for this recipe:BrittanyGalettePancakeBuckwheat
For 1 galette, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationStart to finish
16 min.16 min.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 5 min.
Breton galettes (pancakes) : Photo of step #1
Heat the frying pan on medium heat, put the knob of butter in to melt, then put the galette down over it.

Stage 2 - 2 min.
Breton galettes (pancakes) : Photo of step #2
Break the egg onto it, then with a spatula push the egg yolk to the center...

Stage 3 - 4 min.
Breton galettes (pancakes) : Photo of step #3
... and distribute the egg white over the surface of the galette until it is cooked.

Stage 4 - 2 min.
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Scatter the ham in small pieces.

Stage 5 - 1 min.
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Add the grated cheese.

Stage 6 - 1 min.
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Then fold over a third of the galette.

Stage 7 - 1 min.
Breton galettes (pancakes) : Photo of step #7
And then the last third onto the first. Leave to cook for another minute or two.

Stage 8
Breton galettes (pancakes) : Photo of step #8
And serve immediately.
Remarks
This is a basic recipe, the fillings can be infinitely varied at will.
Keeping
To eat right now.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
302 Kcal or 1,264 Kj17 gr3 gr25 gr
15 %6 %<1 %4 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
189 Kcal or 791 Kj11 gr2 gr16 gr
9 %4 %<1 %2 %
Per galette
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
302 Kcal or 1,264 Kj17 gr3 gr25 gr
15 %6 %<1 %4 %
% 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).
How much will it cost?
  • For 1 galette : 0.79 €

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Source
Home made.
This recipe uses (among others)
EggEgg: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Broccoli savoury custard, Leek and fresh tuna tart, Steak burger topped with egg, Mouna, Sushi, ... All
Buckwheat pancakeBuckwheat pancake: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Breton Pie, Mushroom Pancakes au Gratin, Breton leek and mushroom tart, Beef Wellington, Scallop and leek pancakes, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Sandwich bread, Spinach and Comté Loaf, Langoustine sabayon tart, Chocolate sweetcrust pastry, Fillet of salmon meunière, ... All
HamHam: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Endives , Potato and two ham gratin, Ham "friand" pie, Ham à la Russe, Ham pasta bake, ... All
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