List of recipes using Choux pastry (pâte à choux): 9 recipes

Choux pastry (pâte à choux)
[Gougères]
Gougères
Gougères are small cheese choux pastries, sometimes (like here) with bits of ham.
67,446 13.8/5 for 17 ratings 56 min.
[Chouquettes]
Chouquettes
Chouquettes are small choux puffs with sugar crystals on the top. They are usually eaten plain, but can also be filled with a variety of things: cream, fruit, chocolate... whatever you like.
60,0874.8/5 for 11 ratings 1 hour 25 min.
[Mini Mont-Blanc choux puffs]
Mini Mont-Blanc choux puffs
These mini choux puffs are topped with a layer of craquelin and filled with Mont-Blanc cream: a mixture of whipped cream and sweetened chestnut purée.
1,222 1 hour 43 min.
[Paris-Brest]
Paris-Brest
The Paris-Brest is a famous French patisserie: a ring of choux pastry, scattered with flaked almonds and icing sugar and filled with a praline cream. The name comes from a historic cycle race between Paris and Brest (600 km or 372 miles), as the shape is like a bicycle wheel.
48,1394.6/5 for 14 ratings 2 hours 18 min.
[Pets de nonne]
Pets de nonne
These small fritters are like mini doughnuts: they're simply made with choux pastry dough, then tossed in a little sugar. [Translator's note: their amusing French name literally means "nun's farts". So, maybe we'll leave it French...].
10,0164.1/5 for 16 ratings 45 min.
[Profiteroles]
Profiteroles
Small choux pastry puffs, filled with vanilla ice cream and topped with a rich smooth chocolate sauce.
88,172 14.5/5 for 2 ratings 1 hour 35 min.
[Puits d'amour]
Puits d'amour
This delicious little cake's charming French name means "well of love". It is made up of layers of puff and choux pastry, assembled with a light caramel and filled with vanilla confectioner's custard.
23,0714.3/5 for 15 ratings 1 hour 43 min.
[Saint Honoré cake]
Saint Honoré cake
The Saint Honoré cake is a famous example of French patisserie. It consists of a puff pastry base surrounded by a ring of caramel-coated choux puffs and topped with whipped cream (Chantilly). It is a bit tricky to make, but this recipe gives you all the hints you need.
27,6624.7/5 for 15 ratings 2 hours 51 min.
[Valay-Brest]
Valay-Brest
A Valay-Brest is a mini eclair, filled with apple-flavoured confectioner's custard and topped with a rectangle of walnut nougatine.
12,2384.1/5 for 19 ratings 1 hour 28 min.

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