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Cook in salted boiling water until soft.
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Put in a blender or a vegetable mill...
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...until you have a classic mashed potato.
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Divide mashed potato in two, salt and pepper the first half, then over a low heat add 100 g
and half the cream, while stirring constantly.
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Make the duchess potatoes: salt and pepper the other half of the mashed potato, add 1 pinch grated nutmeg and 3
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Whip until nicely smooth and yellow.
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Peel and mince or finely chop 1
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Add chopped 1
, mix well and cook covered for 10 minutes.
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Then add the remaining cream, salt and pepper, and leave to thicken uncovered over a low heat.
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Cook 125 g
small pieces of bacon
in a frying pan without fat, until they are cooked but not browned.
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Preheat your oven to 180°C or 356°F.
Start assembling the ramekins: butter the bottom, and put in a layer of mashed potao about 1 cm or 0.5 inch deep.
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Add a layer of cooked leek.
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Add some bacon.
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And finish with a layer of duchess potatoes, if possible by using a
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Cook in the oven until duchess potatoes are golden brown (about 20 minutes).
If you don't have a forcing bag, spread the duchess potatoes on top of ramekin, and shape with a fork.
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories by day for a woman ( change to a man). How much will it cost?
For 8 people : 4.77 € Per person : 0.60 € Note : These prices are only approximate
Source Home made. More recipes?This recipe use (among others)
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