Mushroom buckwheat pancakes


Mushroom buckwheat pancakes
The filling is prepared by frying ham and mushrooms with chopped shallot and a drizzle of lemon juice.

The pancakes used here are Breton-style buckwheat "galettes" (often sold ready made in France), folded over the filling in the pan before serving.
37,6374.4/5 for 33 ratings
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Last modified on: March 4th 2015

For 4 pancakes, you will need:

Change these quantities to make: 2 pancakes 4 pancakes 8 pancakes 12 pancakes

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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 15 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #1

Prepare the mushroom filling



Peel and cut 250 g mushrooms into small pieces. Set aside.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
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Chop 1 shallot.

Set aside.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
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Pour 2 tablespoons olive oil into a frying pan on medium heat.

When really hot, add 2 slices ham, cut into pieces.

Fry until lightly browned. Set aside.

Stage 4 - 2 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #4
Using the same frying pan, pour in 4 tablespoons olive oil and add the chopped shalot.

Salt and pepper then cook for 1 or 2 minutes, without colouring.

Stage 5 - 8 min.
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Add the mushrooms, mix well and cook until they have given off all their liquid and have started to brown.

Stage 6 - 1 min.
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Add the juice of ½ lemon and mix well.

Stage 7 - 1 min.
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Add the fried ham and mix again.

Stage 8 - 1 min.
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Add 4 tablespoons cream, if you wish, to bind the ingredients, but this is not essential.

Stage 9 - 5 min.
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If you have added cream, leave to reduce by 3/4.

Stage 10 - 2 min.
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Make the pancakes



Use a large flat "crêpe" pan (or an Indian tava or griddle) and when hot, melt a knob of butter.

Place a pancake on the pan and spread a little of the mushroom filling in the centre.

Stage 11 - 1 min.
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Fold in 4 "flaps" over the filling to seal the pancake...

Stage 12 - 1 min.
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...and turn it over to cook on the other side for 1 minute.

Stage 13
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Serve immediately.

Prepare all the pancakes like this.

Remarks

You can use slices of bacon, smoked if you prefer, instead of the ham.

Keeping:

Should be eaten immediately once plated up.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,805 Kcal or 7,557 Kj33 gr30 gr174 gr
90 %13 %3 %26 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
215 Kcal or 900 Kj4 gr4 gr21 gr
11 %1 %<1 %3 %
Per pancakes
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
451 Kcal or 1,888 Kj8 gr7 gr44 gr
23 %3 %1 %7 %
% 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

Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
MushroomsMushrooms: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Beef Wellington, Chicken pie, Mixed salad, Mixed salad with curry mayo, Mushroom velouté, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Roast pork with sage, cooked in a bag., Household cake (Gâteau de ménage), Smooth mixed vegetable soup, Chestnut and hazelnut biscuits, Baked potoatoes with herb butter or cream , ... All
Buckwheat pancakeBuckwheat pancake: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Beef Wellington, Breton Pie, Breton Sandwich, Breton galettes (pancakes), Mushroom Pancakes au Gratin, ... All
HamHam: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Breton galettes (pancakes), French toast "cordon bleu", Potted meat (rillettes), Croque-monsieur, Involtinis, ... All

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