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

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For 1 galette, you will need:

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16 min.16 min.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 5 min.
Breton galettes (pancakes)
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)
Break the egg onto it, then with a spatula push the egg yolk to the center...

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

Stage 4 - 2 min.
Breton galettes (pancakes)
Scatter the ham in small pieces.

Stage 5 - 1 min.
Breton galettes (pancakes)
Add the grated cheese.

Stage 6 - 1 min.
Breton galettes (pancakes)
Then fold over a third of the galette.

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

Stage 8
Breton galettes (pancakes)
And serve immediately.
Remarks
This is a basic recipe, the fillings can be infinitely varied at will.
Keeping
To eat right now.
Source
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
370 Kcal or 1,549 Kj20 gr12 gr27 gr
19 %8 %1 %4 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
232 Kcal or 971 Kj12 gr7 gr17 gr
12 %5 %1 %3 %
Per galette
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
370 Kcal or 1,549 Kj20 gr12 gr27 gr
19 %8 %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).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Milk, Egg
How much will it cost?
  • For 1 galette : 0.79 €

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This recipe uses (among others)
Buckwheat pancakeBuckwheat pancake: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Sausage buckwheat pancakes, Beef Wellington, Breton Sandwich, Scallop and leek pancakes, Mushroom Pancakes au Gratin, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Sautéed Green Vegetables in pan, Caramelized apple rice pudding, Naan, Oat financiers for Louise, Tyrolean apple crumble, ... All
HamHam: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Hearty potato and ham gratin, Grilled ham and bechamel sandwiches, Welsh (French Welsh Rarebit), Bistro celery salad, Potted meat (rillettes), ... All
EggEgg: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Little Christmas biscuits, Fish in a seed crust, Italian toast, Sausage buckwheat pancakes, Pogne de Romans, ... All
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  • Yes, it's in my "todo" list.
    Posted by jh march 12th 2011 at 16:31 n° 2
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