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Crispy cheese parcels

Crispy cheese parcels
Small crisp parcels filled with cheese and linseeds, hot and crunchy on the outside, melting in the middle. They can be served with a light green salad.
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Last modified on: December 18th 2011

For 8 crispys parcels, you will need:

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32 min.5 min.37 min.
A few minutes, once fried.
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Stage 1 - 15 min.
Crispy cheese parcels : Photo of step #1
Prepare a green salad with the lettuce, a few chopped chives and a sauce vinaigrette dressing.

Stage 2 - 10 min.
Crispy cheese parcels : Photo of step #2
Cut 150 g Époisses into rectangular pieces about 1/2 cm (1/4 inch) thick and 4 cm (2 inches) long (1 piece of cheese per parcel).

Pepper them, then sprinkle with linseeds on both sides, pressing lightly so that the seeds stick to the cheese.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Roll up each piece of cheese in a sheet of brik to form a neat little parcel.

See this short video to see how to do it.

Stage 4 - 2 min.
Crispy cheese parcels : Photo of step #4
Brush the parcels with oil.

Stage 5 - 5 min.
Crispy cheese parcels : Photo of step #5
Fry the parcels in a hot frying pan until golden brown on both sides. Serve immediately with the salad.


If you cannot get Epoisses, you can use another cheese, preferably one with a soft paste, such as morbier, brie, camembert, etc., or any other you particularly like.

Nutritional information

% 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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