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Cranachan

Cranachan

Cranachan is a traditional Scottish dessert made with whipped cream, raspberries, rolled oats and whisky.

In this recipe, the oats are made into a nougatine before being incorporated into the cream.

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Last modified on: October 13th 2013

For 4 people, you will need:

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PreparationCookingStart to finish
27 min.15 min.42 min.
Preservation: Should be served immediately
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Step by step recipe

Stage 1
4 min.
Cranachan : Photo of step #1 Put 150 g raspberries into a bowl, sprinkle 2 tablespoons caster sugar and 2 tablespoons whisky over then set aside.
Stage 2
3 min.
Cranachan : Photo of step #2 Preheat the oven to 300°F (150°C).

Spread 100 g rolled oats out on a baking sheet, sprinkle with 4 tablespoons caster sugar and put in the oven.
Stage 3
15 min.
Cranachan : Photo of step #3 Leave the sugar to caramelize in the oven to make the oat nougatine.
Stage 4
3 min.
Cranachan : Photo of step #4 When this is golden brown, remove from the oven and break up into coarse crumbs.

Set aside.
Stage 5
5 min.
Cranachan : Photo of step #5 Begin assembling the dessert: put a layer of Chantilly (whipped cream) in the bottom of each glass.
Stage 6
5 min.
Cranachan : Photo of step #6 Add a layer of raspberries and scatter some nougatine on top.
Stage 7
7 min.
Cranachan : Photo of step #7 Repeat this operation, finishing with a layer of whipped cream. Decorate with a raspberry and a pinch of nougatine.

Prepare some hot whisky with honey by melting 100 ml honey in 200 ml whisky (preferably Scottish) over low heat.

Serve immediately.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
263528 gr223 gr202 gr
132 %11 %21 %31 %
Per 100 g
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
3033 gr26 gr23 gr
15 %1 %2 %4 %
Per person
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
6586 gr55 gr50 gr
33 %3 %5 %8 %
% 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 4 people : 6.97 €
Per person : 1.74 €

Note : These prices are only approximate.

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And to drink?: A small glass of whisky with honey.
Source: After Nick Nairn.
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This recipe use (among others)
Chantilly creamChantilly cream: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Ice-cream Vacherin, Coupe Augustin, Pear charlotte, Key Lime Pie for Jeremy, Warm apple feuillantines, ... All
RaspberriesRaspberries: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Half-cooked chocolate cake with raspberry coulis, Raspberry muffins, Framboisier, Raspberry sorbet, Raspberry tart, ... All
HoneyHoney: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Nonettes, Gingerbread, Nougat, Panettone, Chocolate madeleines, ... All
Rolled oatsRolled oats: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Oatmeal cake, Moist cereal bars, Oaty walnut cake , Oat financiers for Louise, Oat shortbread biscuits, ... All

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